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The Linguistics of Lying and Other Essays - Weinrich, Harald, and Brown, Jane K (Translated by), and Brown, Marshall (Translated by)
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Can language hide thoughts? This question, posed by the German Academy for Language and Literature in 1965 as the topic of its first essay competition, was taken up by the philologist Harald Weinrich, with far-ranging results. The most immediate was his claiming first prize with this volume's title essay, published the following year as Linguistik der Luge. Weinrich's influential essay, now in its sixth printing in Germany, is presented here for the first time in English, with an updated preface by the author and additional ...

The Linguistics of Lying and Other Essays 2005, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780295985497

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