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Cursing in America

A Psycholinguistic Study of Dirty Language in the Courts, in the Movies, in the Schoolyards and on the Streets

by Timothy Jay

  • 324 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by John Benjamins Publishing Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Unassigned Title,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • English Language (Specific Aspects),
  • Words, Obscene,
  • Psychology,
  • United States,
  • Linguistics,
  • Emotions,
  • Blessing and cursing,
  • English language,
  • Obscene words

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8577419M
    ISBN 10155619451X
    ISBN 109781556194511

    Search the world's information, including webpages, images, videos and more. Google has many special features to help you find exactly what you're looking for. Finally, Part 5 concludes by examining the social and legal implications of cursing, treating misconceptions about cursing, and setting the agenda for future research. The work draws on new research by Dr. Jay and others and continues the research reported in his groundbreaking volume Cursing in America.

    Nov 10,  · A new book explores the risks of transatlantic banter – and the classic curse that always translates. They may share a language, but Brits and Americans swear like strangers. A new book . Aug 12,  · The ALA also promotes Banned Books Week, an annual event in September that celebrates the freedom to read. "Highlighting the value of free and open access to information, Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community—librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types—in shared support of the freedom to seek, publish, read, and .

    Jul 11,  · Swearing: A Long And #%@&$ History Middleborough, Mass., recently imposed a $20 fine for swearing in public. Linguist Geoff Nunberg says profanity makes hypocrites of us all. Back in the day, anyone who was overheard cursing in public were fined $1 per offense. Believe it or not, potty-mouthed Virginians still get charged for this crime, although those charges are few.


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