Language video of the week: language and thought

Posted by on September 29, 2011

© Courtesy of Apple IncThis week’s ‘language in new media’ post is a video (13 mins) from The Economist‘s Human Potential summit held last week in New York City.

In his presentation, journalist, author, and blogger Lane Greene discusses new research which shows how language can influence thought.

For more on the influence of metaphor on the way we think, read this earlier post by James Geary.

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