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作者 Richler, Howard
書名 How Happy Became Homosexual : And Other Mysterious Semantic Shifts
出版項 Vancouver : Ronsdale Press, 2013
國際標準書號 9781553802310 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (178 pages)
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附註 Cover -- Copyright -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- INTRODUCTION The Times (and Meanings of Words)They Are a-Changin' -- Chapter 1 Pejoration: When Bad ThingsHappen to Good Words -- Chapter 2 Amelioration:Things Can Only Get Better -- Chapter 3 Adjectives:La Vie en Couleur -- Chapter 4 Nouns:The Stuff of Life -- Chapter 5 Verbs:The Attraction of Action -- Chapter 6 Religion:Oh My God! -- Chapter 7 Animals and Agriculture:Down on the Farm -- Chapter 8 People and Groups of People:What's in a Name? -- Chapter 9 History and the Military:Days of Yore and Gore -- Chapter 10 Discarded Beliefs: The WorldAccording to Our Forefathers -- Chapter 11 Law:Rules of the Game -- CONCLUSION Change in Motion -- SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY -- About the Author -- Word index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Richler, Howard How Happy Became Homosexual : And Other Mysterious Semantic Shifts Vancouver : Ronsdale Press,c2013 9781553802303
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