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Authority – Its Origin

Authority – Its Origin

This entry is part 11 of 19 in the series Ten Mangled Words You can read more posts from the series by using the Contents in the right sidebar.

This entry is part 11 of 19 in the series”Ten Mangled Words”You can read more posts from the series by using the Table of Contents in the right sidebar.The English words authority and author come from the same Latin root, auctor – an originator. Strange how far we’ve come from older ideas, where the concept… Continue Reading

Ten Mangled Words – “Authority”

Ten Mangled Words – “Authority”

This entry is part 10 of 19 in the series Ten Mangled Words You can read more posts from the series by using the Contents in the right sidebar.

This entry is part 10 of 19 in the series”Ten Mangled Words”You can read more posts from the series by using the Table of Contents in the right sidebar.The popular consciousness has knee-jerk reflexes when it comes to authority. Play the word-association game with the average person, show him the flash-card “Authority” and ask him… Continue Reading