How Language Influences The Way We View The World

How Language Influences The Way We View The World

New cognitive research shows how the structure of our communications can impact perception.

Paloma M. Vazquez
  • 28 july 2010

A fascinating article in the Wall Street Journal tackles the question of whether language influences culture, and how we think – citing cognitive research into the subject, and numerous examples from various languages and nations. At the expense of oversimplifying, some of the key observations we picked out include:

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