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Geoff Nunberg, 'Going Nucular'

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Geoff Nunberg, 'Going Nucular'

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Geoff Nunberg, 'Going Nucular'

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Nunberg's new collection of commentary (originally written for broadcast and print) is Going Nucular: Language, Politics, and Culture in Confrontational Times. Nunberg is senior researcher at the Center for the Study of Language and Information at Stanford University and consulting full professor of linguistics at Stanford University. He also writes for the Sunday New York Times Week in Review.

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