[Download ePUB] Through the Language Glass: Why The World Looks Different In Other Languages (Arrow Books) Author Guy Deutscher – Andy-palmer.co.uk


Through the Language Glass: Why The World Looks Different In Other Languages (Arrow Books) Guy Deutscher is that rare beast, an academic who talks good sense about linguistics he argues in a playful and provocative way, that our mother tongue does indeed affect how we think and, just as important, how we perceive the world Observer Does language reflect the culture of a society Is our mother tongue a lens through which we perceive the world Can different languages lead their speakers to different thoughts In Through the Language Glass, acclaimed author Guy Deutscher will convince you that, contrary to the fashionable academic consensus of today, the answer to all these questions is yes A delightful amalgam of cultural history and popular science, this book explores some of the most fascinating and controversial questions about language, culture and the human mind

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