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The Language Puzzle: How We Talked Our Way Out of the Stone Age
A groundbreaking new account of prehistory from one of the most esteemed archaeologists working toda...
€34.00 -10%
The Power of Language: Multilingualism, Self and Society
Why should we learn more than one language?Can it change the way we think?Does it have the power to...
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Revolution in Poetic Language
In Revolution in Poetic Language, Julia Kristeva explicates her foundational distinction between the...
€27.90 -10%
Desire in Language: A Semiotic Approach to Literature and Art
Desire in Language presents a selection of Julia Kristeva’s essays that trace the path of an investi...
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The Future of Language: How Technology, Politics and Utopianism Are Transforming the Way We Communicate
Will language as we know it cease to exist? What could this mean for the way we live our lives?Shini...
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A Myriad of Tongues: How Languages Reveal Differences in How We Think
A sweeping exploration of the relationship between the language we speak and our perception of such...
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You’re All Talk: Why We Are What We Speak
Why do we have different accents and where do they come from? Why do you say ‘tomayto’ and I say ‘to...
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Imaginary Languages: Myths, Utopias, Fantasies, Illusions, and Linguistic Fictions
An exploration of the practice of inventing languages, from speaking in tongues to utopian schemes o...
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Memory Speaks: On Losing and Reclaiming Language and Self
“At once an eloquent memoir, a wide-ranging commentary on cultural diversity, and an expert distilla...
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The Dictionary People: The Unsung Heroes Who Created the Oxford English Dictionary
'[An] astonishing book' Sunday TimesWhat do three murderers, Karl Marx's daughter and a vegetarian v...
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The Language Game: How Improvisation Created Language and Changed the World
'Marvellously clear... playfully persuasive' Richard Dawkins'Full of Fascinating details. A delight...
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Greek to Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen
The beloved Comma Queen returns with a buoyant and charming book about language, love and the wine-d...
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Kingdom of Characters: A Tale of Language, Obsession, and Genius in Modern China
A riveting, masterfully researched account of the bold innovators who adapted the Chinese language t...
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What It All Means: Semantics for (Almost) Everything
How meaning works—from monkey calls to human language, from spoken language to sign language, from g...
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Poststructuralism: A Very Short Introduction
Poststructuralism challenges traditional ways of thinking about human beings and our relation to the...


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