What The F

Author: Benjamin K. Bergen
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465096484
Size: 44.93 MB
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And why do we extend a middle finger to flip someone the bird? Smart as hell and funny as fuck, What the F is mandatory reading for anyone who wants to know how and why we swear.

What The F

Author: Benjamin Bergen
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0465096484
Size: 54.15 MB
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And why do we extend a middle finger to flip someone the bird? Smart as hell and funny as fuck, What the F is mandatory reading for anyone who wants to know how and why we swear.

Louder Than Words

Author: Benjamin K. Bergen
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465033334
Size: 44.36 MB
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How does meaning work? In Louder than Words, cognitive scientist Benjamin Bergen draws together a decade’s worth of research in psychology, linguistics, and neuroscience to offer a new theory of how our minds make meaning.

In Praise Of Profanity

Author: Michael Adams
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199337594
Size: 14.62 MB
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When President Obama signed the affordable health care act in 2009, the Vice President was overheard to utter an enthusiastic "This is a big f****** deal!

Swearing

Author: Geoffrey Hughes
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141954329
Size: 67.28 MB
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This second edition contains a Postscript updating various contemporary developments, such as the growth of Political Correctness.

Holy Sh T

Author: Melissa Mohr
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199908478
Size: 63.71 MB
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Holy Sh*t tells the story of two kinds of swearing--obscenities and oaths--from ancient Rome and the Bible to today.

Seven Views Of Mind

Author: Lise Wallach
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 1848729979
Size: 13.27 MB
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A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2013! This book examines seven different answers to the question, "What are we talking about when we talk about the mind?

Expletive Deleted

Author: Ruth Wajnryb
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743287576
Size: 29.86 MB
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In Expletive Deleted, linguist Ruth Wajnryb offers an entertaining yet thoroughly researched, lighthearted look at this development, seeking to reveal the etymologies of various terms and discover how what was once considered unfit-for ...