Plastic Words: The Tyranny of a Modular Language

By: Uwe Poerksen

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Unclipped dust jacket. Unmarked text. 116 pages. "Development". "Project". "Strategy". "Problem". These words are examples of what German writer and linguist Uwe Poerksen calls "plastic words" because of their malleability and the uncanny way they are used to fit every circumstance. Scarce.

Title: Plastic Words: The Tyranny of a Modular Language

Author Name: Uwe Poerksen

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st English Language Edition

Publisher: Penn State University Press: 1995

ISBN Number: 0271014768

ISBN Number 13: 9780271014760

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Size: 8vo - 7¾" - 9¾" Tall

Seller ID: 043808

Keywords: SEMANTICS TERMINOLOGY