Arguing About Language

Arguing about Empire: Imperial Rhetoric in Britain and France, 1882-1956  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at April 23, 2017
Arguing about Empire: Imperial Rhetoric in Britain and France, 1882-1956

Martin Thomas and Richard Toye, "Arguing about Empire: Imperial Rhetoric in Britain and France, 1882-1956"
English | ISBN: 0198749198 | 2017 | 288 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Language Matters: A Guide to Everyday Questions About Language, 2 Ed (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Feb. 21, 2016
Language Matters: A Guide to Everyday Questions About Language, 2 Ed (repost)

Donna Jo Napoli , Vera Lee-Schoenfeld, "Language Matters: A Guide to Everyday Questions About Language, 2 Ed"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0199735719 | 256 pages | PDF | 1 MB

The Structure of Magic, Vol. 1 - 2: A Book About Language and Therapy by Virginia Satir  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at June 16, 2015
The Structure of Magic, Vol. 1 - 2: A Book About Language and Therapy by Virginia Satir

The Structure of Magic, Vol. 1 - 2: A Book About Language and Therapy by Virginia Satir
English | Sep 13, 2005 | ISBN: 0831400447 | 447 Pages | PDF | 19 MB

These seminal works in neurolinguistic programming (NLP) help therapists understand how people create inner models of the world to represent their experience and guide their behavior. Volume I describes the Meta Model, a framework for comprehending the structure of language; Volume II applies NLP theory to nonverbal communication.
Kids' Slips: What Young Children's Slips of the Tongue Reveal About Language Development  (repost)

Jaeger Jeri, Kids' Slips: What Young Children's Slips of the Tongue Reveal About Language Development
ISBN: 0805835792 | edition 2004 | PDF | 748 pages | 30 mb

Arguing about Slavery: The Great Battle in the United States Congress (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by manamba13 at Feb. 4, 2015
Arguing about Slavery: The Great Battle in the United States Congress (Repost)

Arguing about Slavery: The Great Battle in the United States Congress by William Lee Miller
English | 1996 | ISBN: 0394569229 | 577 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

A blow-by-blow re-creation of the battle royal that raged in Congress in the 1830s, when a small band of representatives, led by President John Quincy Adams of Massachusetts, employed intricate stratagems to outwit the Southern (and Southern-sympathizing) sponsors of the successive "gag" rules that had long blocked debate on the subject of slavery.

Arguing about Gods  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at July 26, 2014
Arguing about Gods

Arguing about Gods by Graham Oppy
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0521122643, 0521863864 | 472 pages | PDF | 3 MB

The Bilingual Mind: And What It Tells Us about Language and Thought  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at May 9, 2014
The Bilingual Mind: And What It Tells Us about Language and Thought

Aneta Pavlenko, "The Bilingual Mind: And What It Tells Us about Language and Thought"
2014 | ISBN-10: 0521888425, 052171656X | 395 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Why is Q Always Followed by U?: Word-Perfect Answers to the Most-Asked Questions About Language (repost)

Why is Q Always Followed by U?: Word-Perfect Answers to the Most-Asked Questions About Language by Michael Quinion
English | 2011 | ISBN-10: 0141039248, 1846141842 | EPUB, MOBI | 368 pages | 0,5 + 0,5 MB

Long-time word-detective and bestselling author of "Port Out", "Starboard Home", Michael Quinion brings us the answers to nearly two hundred of the most intriguing questions he's been asked about language over the years.

Arguing about Slavery: The Great Battle in the United States Congress  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 14, 2013
Arguing about Slavery: The Great Battle in the United States Congress

Arguing about Slavery: The Great Battle in the United States Congress by William Lee Miller
English | 1996 | ISBN: 0394569229 | ISBN-13: 9780394569222 | 577 pages | PDF | 4,5 MB

A blow-by-blow re-creation of the battle royal that raged in Congress in the 1830s, when a small band of representatives, led by President John Quincy Adams of Massachusetts, employed intricate stratagems to outwit the Southern (and Southern-sympathizing) sponsors of the successive "gag" rules that had long blocked debate on the subject of slavery.

Language Matters: A Guide to Everyday Questions About Language, 2 Ed (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 7, 2013
Language Matters: A Guide to Everyday Questions About Language, 2 Ed (repost)

Donna Jo Napoli , Vera Lee-Schoenfeld, "Language Matters: A Guide to Everyday Questions About Language, 2 Ed"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0199735719 | 256 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Is Ebonics really a dialect or simply bad English? Do women and men speak differently? Will computers ever really learn human language? Does offensive language harm children? These are only a few of the issues surrounding language that crop up every day. Most of us have very definite opinions on these questions one way or another. Yet as linguists Donna Jo Napoli and Vera Lee-Schoenfeld point out in this short and thoroughly readable volume, many of our most deeply held ideas about the nature of language and its role in our lives are either misconceived or influenced by myths and stereotypes.