By Robin Tolmach Lakoff,Laurel Sutton
This quantity bargains a retrospective research of Lakoff's paintings, with every one paper preceded through an creation from a in demand linguist within the box, together with either contemporaries and scholars of Lakoff's paintings, and extra, Lakoff's personal dialog with those responses. This enticing and, now and then, relocating reevaluation will pay homage to Lakoff's far-reaching impact upon linguistics, whereas additionally serving as an strange type of autobiography revealing the a long time' lengthy evolution of a scholarly career.
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Context Counts: Papers on Language, Gender, and Power by Robin Tolmach Lakoff,Laurel Sutton