TITLE

"Linguistic Injustice": An Exchange

AUTHOR(S)
White, James F.; Burtchaell, James T.
PUB. DATE
December 1990
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec1990, Issue 8, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an exchange of opinions regarding linguistic injustice in theology. Illustration of the use of the terms crippled, disabled and handicapped; Preference for politically correct terms; Suggestion for the discontinuance of the use of certain physical metaphors in moral discourse.
ACCESSION #
17727342

 

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