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When words fail

Tony Proscio

When words fail

how the public interest becomes neither public nor interesting

by Tony Proscio

  • 155 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Edna McConnell Clark Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endowments -- Officials and employees -- Language,
  • English language -- Jargon

  • About the Edition

    A critique of jargon and gibberish used in place of straightforward language to describe ideas and projects typically funded by foundations; real-world, sometimes amusing, examples drive the point home.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesHow the public interest becomes neither public nor interesting.
    StatementTony Proscio.
    ContributionsEdna McConnell Clark Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination85 p. ;
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17627223M
    OCLC/WorldCa60849141

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