The Relation of Habitual Thought and Behavior to Language

@inproceedings{WHORF2003TheRO,
  title={The Relation of Habitual Thought and Behavior to Language},
  author={BENJAMIN LEE WHORF},
  year={2003}
}
  • BENJAMIN LEE WHORF
  • Published 2003
[EDITOR'S FOREWORD : Few people have been as well qualified as Benjamin Lee Whorf to explain, from personal knowledge and study, what is meant by the expression, 'the structure of language .' An outstanding authority on the Mayan and Aztec civilizations and on American Indian languages, be was intimately acquainted with languages whose basic structures were totally unlike those of the Indo-European languages. What is even more to the point, Mr . Whorf was extraordinarily sensitive to the non… CONTINUE READING