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Why do we quote

Why do we quote

the culture and history of quotation

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Published by Open Book Publishers in Cambridge, England .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL25414064M
ISBN 109781906924331
OCLC/WorldCa727021222

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  Behave by Robert Sapolsky review – why do we do what we do? This book is a miraculous synthesis of scholarly domains, and at the same time laudably careful in its determination to point out. ‘Why Do We Quote by Ruth Finnegan’ talks about this quotation and it’s history. This book is like a textbook and talks about the history of quoting in a comprehensive timeline. The text is quite easy to read. Finnegan’s book proves that people quote self-consciously, unconsciously, deliberately and joyfully.


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Why Do We Quote. by Ruth Finnegan is a book on the history of quotations and how these were used since the beginning of literature.

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32 Amidst the many things to be said about quoting we have still reached no single answer as to why we do it. 33 With this infinity of reasons for using others’ words and voices perhaps in the end it makes little sense to seek some general : Ruth Finnegan.

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Quoting is all around us. But do we really know what it means. How do people actually quote today, and how did our present systems come about.

This book brings together a down-to-earth account of contemporary quoting with an examination of the comparative and historical background that lies behind it and the characteristic way that quoting links past and present, Cited by:   Quoting is all around us.

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