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Symbol, Status, and Personality

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A discussion of the importance of language in contemporary society.
Paperback, 204 pages
Published October 19th 1966 by Mariner Books (first published June 1966)
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Lore Deuninck
Jul 21, 2018 rated it really liked it
Ik ben de inhoud van het boek dankbaar dat de tekst op het flapje toch anders (lees: minder cliché) werd ingevuld dan ik in gedachten had, dit was honderd keer interessanter.
Phil P
Nov 30, 2014 rated it really liked it
Very well written. A great into into semantics. Many of the topics discussed still has great relevance today.
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Samuel Ichiye Hayakawa was a Canadian born American academic and political figure of Japanese ancestry. He was an English professor, served as president of San Francisco State University and then a United States Senator from California from 1977 to 1983.