TITLE

Tongues Twisted Left

AUTHOR(S)
Duke, Selwyn
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
New American (08856540);12/1/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 23, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issue of language manipulation in the U.S. Reflected is the influence of language manipulation in the society as depicted in the book "The Tyranny of Words" by Stuart Chase, and the novel "1984" that explored the use of Newspeak language, like the ones imposed on the dystopian society. Explored also are the impacts of language manipulation to morality, language culture, and literary values and virtues.
ACCESSION #
99752175

 

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