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Crazy talk, stupid talk

Neil Postman

Crazy talk, stupid talk

how we defeat ourselves by the way we talk and what to do about it

by Neil Postman

  • 121 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Interpersonal communication,
  • Oral communication -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNeil Postman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20364689M

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In this book, written back inthe late professor Neil Postman examines every deceptive or misdirected pattern we habitually employ in using language to give form to our thoughts and to communicate with others.

Crazy Talk Stupid Talk takes on the monumental task of examining /5(4). Crazy Talk, Stupid Talk--and General Semantics Postman ends his book with an "autobibliography,"--"a brief, highly personal commentary on nine books from which I have learned a great deal." Two volumes on general semantics are included among the nine references: Alfred Korzybski's Science and Sanity and Wendell Johnson's People in Quandaries.

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