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The Resource Call a spade a spade : from classical phrase to racial slur : a case study, Wolfgang Mieder

Call a spade a spade : from classical phrase to racial slur : a case study, Wolfgang Mieder

Label
Call a spade a spade : from classical phrase to racial slur : a case study
Title
Call a spade a spade
Title remainder
from classical phrase to racial slur : a case study
Statement of responsibility
Wolfgang Mieder
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
422
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1599.S67
LC item number
M54 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
International folkloristics
Series volume
v. 2
Label
Call a spade a spade : from classical phrase to racial slur : a case study, Wolfgang Mieder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-242) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early scholarship on the phrase (1851-1978) -- From Aristophanes to Erasmus of Rotterdam -- The expression in dictionaries of quotations -- The phrase in proverb and idiom collections -- Spade = shovel, eunuch, card, and "black" -- Literary texts from the 16th to the 20th century -- Scholarly use of the proverbial expression -- Use of the phrase in the mass media -- Innocuous proverbial phrase or racial slur? -- The phrase in advertisements and cartoons -- Four demographic studies of the expression
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 251 p.
Isbn
9780820461762
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002004102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370840545
Label
Call a spade a spade : from classical phrase to racial slur : a case study, Wolfgang Mieder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-242) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early scholarship on the phrase (1851-1978) -- From Aristophanes to Erasmus of Rotterdam -- The expression in dictionaries of quotations -- The phrase in proverb and idiom collections -- Spade = shovel, eunuch, card, and "black" -- Literary texts from the 16th to the 20th century -- Scholarly use of the proverbial expression -- Use of the phrase in the mass media -- Innocuous proverbial phrase or racial slur? -- The phrase in advertisements and cartoons -- Four demographic studies of the expression
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 251 p.
Isbn
9780820461762
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002004102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370840545

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