Tongues Twisted Left

Duke, Selwyn
December 2014
New American (08856540);12/1/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 23, p23
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.


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