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Language, advertising, & power

Stella Granville

Language, advertising, & power

by Stella Granville

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Published by Hodder & Stoughton in association with Witwatersrand University Press, Thorold"s Africana Books [distributor] in Johannesburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Advertising -- Social aspects.,
    • South Africa -- Languages -- Political aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLanguage, advertising, and power
      StatementStella Granville.
      SeriesCritical language awareness series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5821 .G73 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL863961M
      ISBN 101874958165
      LC Control Number95147605
      OCLC/WorldCa32385227

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