Speechless : controlling words, controlling minds

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Washington, D.C. : Regnery Publishing, [2021].
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xviii, 362 pages ; 24 cm.


Includes bibliographical references and index.
"'Political correctness' has taken politeness and turned it into a weapon of censorship and intimidation. In the workplace, on social media, and even at the dinner table, Americans are confronted daily with a laundry list of words they're 'not allowed' to say--and that list is updated constantly and without warning. How did so absurd a concept become so dangerous--and come to dominate our public discourse over the last quarter-century? [This book]...traces the history and effects of political correctness from the early twentieth century to the present, revealing its insidious roots, exposing the power-hungry language architects behind its ever-growing control, and examining what this concerted manipulation of speech means for the future of American culture, politics, and minds"--Publisher.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Knowles, M. J. (2021). Speechless: controlling words, controlling minds . Regnery Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Knowles, Michael J.. 2021. Speechless: Controlling Words, Controlling Minds. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Knowles, Michael J.. Speechless: Controlling Words, Controlling Minds Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Knowles, Michael J.. Speechless: Controlling Words, Controlling Minds Regnery Publishing, 2021.

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