The Resource Doing our own thing : the degradation of language and music and why we should, like, care, John McWhorter

Doing our own thing : the degradation of language and music and why we should, like, care, John McWhorter

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Doing our own thing : the degradation of language and music and why we should, like, care
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Doing our own thing
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the degradation of language and music and why we should, like, care
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John McWhorter
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Language
eng
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non fiction
Doing our own thing : the degradation of language and music and why we should, like, care, John McWhorter
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Doing our own thing : the degradation of language and music and why we should, like, care, John McWhorter
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-266) and index
Contents
People just talk : speech versus writing -- Mere rhetoric : the decline of oratory -- "Got marjoram?" or why I don't have any poetry -- Rather too colloquial for elegance: written English takes it light -- What happened to us? or play that funky music, white folks -- La la la through a new lens : music talks to America
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24 cm.
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1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 279 p.
Isbn
9781592400164
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(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003011487
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  • (Sirsi) 388233
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