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English Word Frequency Lists
English word frequency lists from wikitionary.
Information and Geisteswissenschaften 🏺
#BIPOC18 and the Undercommons of Enlightenment
"#BIPOC18 is a collective of scholars of C18 culture committed to centering problems of structural racism and legacies of colonization as they inform both the theory and practice of eighteenth-century studies."
Blind imitation or a matter of taste?
"For some varieties of cassava, complete detoxification is an effortful, complex, unintuitive process. Joe Henrich famously argued that the practice could only spread through blind, conformist imitation. But what if cassava just tastes better that way?"
The "dance of the p's and b's": truth or noise?
Mark Liberman on Stanley Fish.