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The Resource The language wars : a history of proper English, Henry Hitchings

The language wars : a history of proper English, Henry Hitchings

Label
The language wars : a history of proper English
Title
The language wars
Title remainder
a history of proper English
Statement of responsibility
Henry Hitchings
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines modern debates about correct language use while exploring the roles of morality, politics, and class on historical style arguments, evaluating the input of key contributors while covering topics ranging from regional accents and slang to political correctness and e-communications
Writing style
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10034387
Cataloging source
DLC
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1974-
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Hitchings, Henry
Dewey number
420.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
Target audience
adult
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a history of proper English
Label
The language wars : a history of proper English, Henry Hitchings
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-390) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
841616
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9780374183295
Lccn
2011010701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780374183295
Label
The language wars : a history of proper English, Henry Hitchings
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-390) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
841616
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9780374183295
Lccn
2011010701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780374183295

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