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The Resource The Power of the Word : The Sacred and the Profane, (electronic book)

The Power of the Word : The Sacred and the Profane, (electronic book)

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The Power of the Word : The Sacred and the Profane
Title
The Power of the Word
Title remainder
The Sacred and the Profane
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book brings together twelve authors who look at the concept of the "word" from several different perspectives, inspiring in the reader a sense of wonder - to think of the lowly word, which we toss away in yesterday's newspaper, which we ignore on street signs, which we utter without giving a thought to the consequences of the power carried by the word. Moving from a psycholinguist explanation of the acquisition of language, the volume presents the function of the word in "bad" jokes, in..
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Daniels, Patsy J
Dewey number
412
LC call number
P325
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Semantics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Word (Linguistics) -- Philosophy
Label
The Power of the Word : The Sacred and the Profane, (electronic book)
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- INTRODUCTION -- PART I -- CHAPTER ONE -- CHAPTER TWO -- CHAPTER THREE -- PART II -- CHAPTER FOUR -- CHAPTER FIVE -- CHAPTER SIX -- CHAPTER SEVEN -- CHAPTER EIGHT -- CHAPTER NINE -- CHAPTER TEN -- CHAPTER ELEVEN -- CHAPTER TWELVE -- CONTRIBUTORS -- INDEX
Control code
EBC2076561
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443875288
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The Power of the Word : The Sacred and the Profane, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- INTRODUCTION -- PART I -- CHAPTER ONE -- CHAPTER TWO -- CHAPTER THREE -- PART II -- CHAPTER FOUR -- CHAPTER FIVE -- CHAPTER SIX -- CHAPTER SEVEN -- CHAPTER EIGHT -- CHAPTER NINE -- CHAPTER TEN -- CHAPTER ELEVEN -- CHAPTER TWELVE -- CONTRIBUTORS -- INDEX
Control code
EBC2076561
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443875288
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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