Through the Language Glass: Why the World Looks Different in Other Languages
ISBN: 0312610491
EAN13: 9780312610494
Language: English
Publication Date: August 30, 2011
Pages: 320
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.20" L x 6.10" W
Weight: 1.01 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
An acclaimed linguist asks if culture influences language--and vice versa? Can different languages lead their speakers to different thoughts? Challenging the consensus that the fundaments of language are universal, Deutscher argues that the answer to these questions is--yes.