Living speech resisting the empire of force and millions of other books are available for amazon kindle learn more enter your mobile number or email address below and well send you a link to download the free kindle app. Living speech resisting the empire of force james boyd white editions paperback 2008 3995 3000 isbn he shows us that we must practice the art of resisting the forces of inhumanity built into our habits of speech and thought if we are to become more capable of love and justice in both law and life princeton university press . Chapter two living speech and the mind behind it pp 50 90 we know that sometimes what we say is unmeant and unmeanable just the replication of empty phrases and formulas while sometimes it is the opposite of these things deeply meant alive manifesting the presence of a mind and person. Living speech has 5 ratings and 1 review language is our key to imagining the world others and ourselves yet sometimes our ways of talking dehumanize. Drawing on examples from an unusual range of sources judicial opinions childrens essays literature politics and the speech out of silence of quaker worship white offers an analysis of the force of our languages
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