In Praise Of Profanity

Author: Michael Adams
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199337586
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When President Obama signed the affordable health care act in 2009, the Vice President was overheard to utter an enthusiastic "This is a big f****** deal!

In Praise Of Profanity

Author: Michael Adams
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199337594
Size: 57.11 MB
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When President Obama signed the affordable health care act in 2009, the Vice President was overheard to utter an enthusiastic "This is a big f****** deal!

In Praise Of Profanity

Author: Michael Adams
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199337608
Size: 54.99 MB
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When President Obama signed the affordable health care act in 2009, the Vice President was overheard to utter an enthusiastic "This is a big f****** deal!

What The F

Author: Benjamin K. Bergen
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0465096484
Size: 78.10 MB
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And why do we extend a middle finger to flip someone the bird? Smart as hell and funny as fuck, What the F is mandatory reading for anyone who wants to know how and why we swear.

Profanations

Author: Giorgio Agamben
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781890951832
Size: 63.13 MB
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Essays on photography, the novel, and film.

Holy Sh T

Author: Melissa Mohr
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199742677
Size: 80.66 MB
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A humorous, trenchant and fascinating examination of how Western culture's taboo words have evolved over the millennia

Swearing

Author: Geoffrey Hughes
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141954329
Size: 24.33 MB
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This second edition contains a Postscript updating various contemporary developments, such as the growth of Political Correctness.

Damn

Author: Rob Chirico
Publisher: Pitchstone Publishing (US&CA)
ISBN: 1939578752
Size: 63.29 MB
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Damn! is an insightful and entertaining look at our evolving use of profanity over the last half-century or so, from a time when Gone with the Wind came under fire for using the word "damn" to an age where the f-bomb is dropped in all walks ...

Cuss Control

Author: James O'Connor
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9780595835331
Size: 30.68 MB
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Now, James V. O'Connor-founder of the Cuss Control Academy-offers the first book to explain why we swear and how we can learn to hold our tongues.

Slayer Slang

Author: Michael Adams
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199725274
Size: 45.72 MB
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He then moves to the main body of the work: a detailed glossary of slayer slang, annotated with actual dialogue and recorded the style accepted by the American Dialect Society.