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Published: 23 June 2016

208 Pages


ISBN: 9780190468897

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The Language Hoax

John H. McWhorter

  • Argues that all humans process life the same way, regardless of their language
  • Takes a perspective encompassing the world's languages rather than just a few at a time
  • Provides a sociopolitical analysis of the issue and its history
  • Emphasizes the dangers of the idea of language as a lens through which we view the world

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