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The Language Hoax

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The Language Hoax "argues that that all humans process life the same way, regardless of their language."


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Academic Paper


Title: Review of G. Yule (2006) The Study of Language (3rd Edition) and R. W. Fasold & J. Connor-Linton (eds.) (2006) An Introduction to Language and Linguistics
Paper URL: http://www.sil.org.8090/silebr/2009/silebr2009-019
Author: Steve Nicolle
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Institution: Canada Institute of Linguistics
Linguistic Field: Discipline of Linguistics
Abstract: Both books show that linguistics can be exciting, without trivializing issues.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Publication Info: SIL Electronic Book Reviews
URL: http://www.sil.org.8090/silebr/2009/silebr2009-019


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