Exploring Language, Books a la Carte Edition (14th Edition)
Free Shipping Included! Exploring Language, Books a la Carte Edition (14th Edition) by Pearson at Translate This Website. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. This market-leading language reader features thought-provoking readings that explore the various interconnections between language and American
This market-leading language reader features thought-provoking readings that explore the various interconnections between language and American society.
For more than 25 years, this engaging reader has challenged students to critically examine how language affects and constructs culture and how culture constructs and affects language. This thirteenth edition maintains the integrity of past editions while reflecting the new and fascinating language issues that exist in today's culture. Provocative selections are organized around nine major topics, and then broken into stimulating sub-themes like the connections between gender and language differences, hate speech, the language of war, and censorship on campus, inviting students to debate current social and cultural issues that are inseparable from language.
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