The vocabulary of politics

[an enquiry into the use and abuse of language in the making of political theories]
  • 199 Pages
  • 2.18 MB
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  • English
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Penguin Books , London
Political sci
SeriesPelican philosophy series
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LC ClassificationsJA71 W4
The Physical Object
Pagination199 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21320461M

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Refers to the penchant of many political operatives for smoking cigars. Spin: A politician's attempt to shape the way the public looks at an issue or event, much the way a tennis player uses spin to direct the ball.

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Click on the circles to find five definitions for some political jargon (vocabulary often used with politics). 1 A swing is a change in favour of a particular political party. 2 Floating voters haven't decided who to vote for yet.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Weldon, T. (Thomas Dewar) Vocabulary of politics. New York, Johnson Reprint [] (OCoLC) Politics Vocabulary to Previous Page Politics Vocabulary: As per the Oxford Dictionary, the term VOCABULARY means 1.

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The stock of words used by or known to a particular people or group of persons 2. A List or collection of the words or phrases of a language, technical field, etc., usually arranged in alphabetical order and defined 3. If you read this book, you know exactly what kind of person you are, namely someone who enjoys reading about politics [1].

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The words used are so specific they cannot be changed without sounding ‘odd’ to a native Briton. You will probably be understood Author: Anastasia Koltai.

Iain McLean, author Alistair McMillan, author Iain McLean is an Official Fellow in Politics at Nuffield College, Oxford, and Professor of Politics at the University of Oxford. He has held visiting appointments at Stanford and Yale. His books include Public Choice () and Rational Choice and British Politics ().Alistair McMillan is a Lecturer in Politics at the University of Sheffield.

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The vocabulary of political corruption. Its mastery is a must for political journalists. Politics (from Greek πολιτικός, "of, for, or relating to citizens"), is a process by which groups of people make collective decisions.

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