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  • The Language Hoax

    The Language Hoax
    av John H. McWhorter

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190468897

    Japanese has a term that covers both green and blue. Russian has separate terms for dark and light blue. Does this mean that Russians perceive these colors differently from Japanese people? Does language control and limit the way we think? This shor…

  • Linguistic Simplicity and Complexity

    Linguistic Simplicity and Complexity
    av John H. McWhorter

    Storpocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934078396

    In John McWhorter’s Defining Creole anthology of 2005, his collected articles conveyed the following theme: His hypothesis that creole languages are definable not just in the sociohistorical sense, but in the grammatical sense. His publication…

  • Linguistic Simplicity and Complexity

    Linguistic Simplicity and Complexity
    av John H. McWhorter

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934078372

    In John McWhorter’s Defining Creole anthology of 2005, his collected articles conveyed the following theme: His hypothesis that creole languages are definable not just in the sociohistorical sense, but in the grammatical sense. His publication…

  • The Language Hoax

    The Language Hoax
    av John H. McWhorter

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199361588

    Japanese has a term that covers both green and blue. Russian has separate terms for dark and light blue. Does this mean that Russians perceive these colors differently from Japanese people? Does language control and limit the way we think? This shor…

  • The Creole Debate

    The Creole Debate
    av John H. McWhorter

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108428644

    Creoles have long been the subject of debate in linguistics, with many conflicting views, both on how they are formed, and what their political and linguistic status should be. Indeed, over the past twenty years, some creole specialists have argued…

  • The Creole Debate

    The Creole Debate
    av John H. McWhorter

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108450836

    Creoles have long been the subject of debate in linguistics, with many conflicting views, both on how they are formed, and what their political and linguistic status should be. Indeed, over the past twenty years, some creole specialists have argued…

  • Losing the Race

    Losing the Race
    av John H. McWhorter

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060935931

    Berkeley linguistics professor John McWhorter, born at the dawn of the post-Civil Rights era, spent years trying to make sense of this question. Now he dares to say the unsayable: racism's ugliest legacy is the disease of defeatism that has infected…

  • Towards a New Model of Creole Genesis

    Towards a New Model of Creole Genesis
    av John H McWhorter

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820433127

    Creolists have established that many processes determine the structure of Caribbean creole languages, including innate linguistic universals, West African retention, and certain patterns of simplification. "Towards a New Model of Creole Genesis" pre…

  • Defining Creole

    Defining Creole
    av John H. McWhorter

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195166699

    This volume gathers the last ten years worth of published articles on creole languages and their origins by John H. McWhorter, a unique and often controversial scholar in the field. The articles fall into roughly three categories: defending his hypo…

  • Undoctrinate: How Politicized Classrooms Harm Kids and Ruin Our Schools--And What We Can Do about It

    Undoctrinate: How Politicized Classrooms Harm Kids and Ruin Our Schools--And What We Can Do about It
    av Bonnie Kerrigan Snyder

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781642939125

    We're used to assuming that politics stop at the classroom door. Those days are over. Are your kids being indoctrinated in school? Unfortunately, it's increasingly likely. From "social justice" to critical race theory, and from advocacy and activis…

  • The Politically Correct University

    The Politically Correct University
    av Robert Maranto

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780844743172

    The Politically Correct University shows how the universities' quest for 'diversity' has produced in too many departments a stifling uniformity of thought. Required reading for those who want American universities to eschew political correctness." &…