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litsci-l Digest Thu, 16 Nov 2006

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1. Language and science at work - "Weininger, Stephen J." 


Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2006 17:57:57 -0500
From: "Weininger, Stephen J." 
Subject: Language and science at work

I thought that list members would be interested in this article, which
an interesting chemical application of linguistics:


Article Title: Peptide Lingo


Article Location: 


The following piece is very long and technically detailed, but shows an
interesting metaphorical (but how hard is the literal/metaphorical
distinction?) appropriation of talk about talk:


Article Title: Bacterial Conversations


Article Location: 


On a completely different topic, my thanks to all who did all the hard
in NY.



Stephen Weininger

Professor of Chemistry Emeritus, WPI  


Visiting Scholar, MIT

Program in Science, Technology, and Society 


70 Park St #44

Brookline, MA 02446-6335

617-734-1854 (home)


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