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6 edition of The Language of Names found in the catalog.

The Language of Names

What We Call Ourselves and Why It Matters

by Justin Kaplan

  • 69 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Touchstone .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Identity (Psychology),
  • Reference,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Genealogy,
  • Sociolinguistics,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / General,
  • Names, Personal,
  • Psycholinguistics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7721691M
    ISBN 100684838672
    ISBN 109780684838670
    OCLC/WorldCa41088293

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