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Author Lutz, William.

Title The new doublespeak : why no one knows what anyone's saying anymore / William Lutz.

Published New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers, c1996.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  427 LUTZ    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xii, 244 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-238) and index.
Contents 1. The Power and Problems of Language -- 2. Language and the Interpretation of Reality -- 3. Abstracting Our Way into Doublespeak -- 4. The Doublespeak of Law -- 5. The Doublespeak of Business and Economics -- 6. The Doublespeak of Government and Politics -- 7. How to Fight Doublespeak -- 8. Doublespeak Quiz.
Subject Jargon (Terminology)
Language and languages -- Moral and ethical aspects.
ISBN 0060171340