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Doublespeak :from "revenue enhancement" to "terminal living" : how government, business, advertisers, and others use language to deceive you

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Book News Annotation:

Reading a few pages about deceit piled on prevarication (advertising) is about as painful as that much reading of cliches. Lutz is belaboring an obvious evil to little purpose.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060161347
Subtitle:
(from "revenue enhancement" to "terminal living" : how government, business, advertisers, and others use language to deceive you )
Author:
Lutz, William
Publisher:
Harper & Row
Location:
New York :
Subject:
English language
Subject:
English language -- Jargon.
Subject:
Jargon
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
no. 668
Publication Date:
c1989
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xiii, 290 p.

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