Talking Power: The Politics of Language in Our Lives

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BasicBooks, 1990 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 324 pages
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THE POLITICS OF EVERYDAY LANGUAGE
9
Talking about Language
24
Talking Politics
40
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Robin Lakoff is Professor of Linguistics at the University of California, Berkeley, and the author of "Talking Power: The Politics of Language in Our Lives" (1990), "Face Value: ""The Politics of Beauty" (1984), and "Language and Woman's Place" (1975).

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