Tag: language

The Body Ritual of the Nacirema

The Body Ritual of the Nacirema

Read this description of the Nacirema linked here as a way of analyzing language and context

Haters Gonna Hate: Language and Narcissism in Post Modern America

Haters Gonna Hate: Language and Narcissism in Post Modern America

In TOK, we examine the ways in which language affects cognition and constructs knowledge. ¬†However it’s equally important to understand the way in which our culture, beliefs, and values are reflected in the language we create.¬† Read the excellently written piece by American Author Colson