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The handbook of language and gender

Author: Janet Holmes; Miriam Meyerhoff
Publisher: Oxford : Blackwell, 2003.
Series: Blackwell handbooks in linguistics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Handbook of Language and Gender is a collection of articles written by leading specialists in the field that examines the dynamic ways in which women and men develop and manage gendered  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Holmes; Miriam Meyerhoff
ISBN: 0631225021 9780631225027 0470756705 9780470756706 0631195718 9780631195719
OCLC Number: 155893358
Notes: Janet Holmes is a New Zealand editor.
Description: xv, 759 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Different voices, different views: an introduction to current research in language and gender / Janet Holmes, Miriam Meyerhoff --
PART I. HISTORY AND THEORETICAL BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY OF LANGUAGE AND GENDER --
Theorizing gender in sociolinguistics and linguistic anthropology / Bonnie McElhinny --
Theories of discourse as theories of gender: discourse analysis in language and gender studies / Mary Bucholtz --
"What's in a name?" Social labeling and gender practices / Sally McConnell-Ginet --
Variation in language and gender / Suzanne Romaine --
Language and desire / Don Kulick --
"One man in two is a woman": linguistic approaches to gender in literary texts / Anna Livia --
PART II. NEGOTIATING RELATIONS --
Language, gender, and politics: putting "women" and "power" in the same sentence / Robin Lakoff --
Gender and family interaction / Deborah Tannen --
Gender and power in on-line communication / Susan C. Herring --
Relevance of ethnicity, class, and gender in children's peer negotiations / Marjorie Harness Goodwin --
Power of gender ideologies in discourse / Susan U. Philips --
PART III. AUTHENTICITY AND PLACE --
Crossing genders, mixing languages: the linguistic construction of transgenderism in Tonga / Niko Besnier --
Claiming a place: gender, knowledge, and authority as emergent properties / Miriam Meyerhoff --
Constructing and managing male exclusivity in talk-in-interaction / Jack Sidnell --
Exceptional speakers: contested and problematized gender identities / Kira Hall --
Language and gender in adolescence / Penelope Eckert --
Language and gendered modernity / William L. Leap --
Marked man: the contexts of gender and ethnicity / Sara Trechter --
PART IV. STEREOTYPES AND NORMS --
Gender and language ideologies / Deborah Cameron --
Gender stereotypes: reproduction and challenge / Mary Talbot --
Gender and identity: representation and social action / Ann Weatherall, Cindy Gallois --
Prestige, cultural models, and other ways of talking about underlying norms and gender / Scott Fabius Kiesling --
Communicating gendered professional identity: competence, cooperation, and conflict in the workplace / Caja Thimm [and others] --
Linguistic sexism and feminist linguistic activism / Anne Pauwels --
PART V. INSTITUTIONAL DISCOURSE --
"Feminine" workplaces: stereotype and reality / Janet Holmes, Maria Stubbe --
Creating gendered demeanors of authority at work and at home / Shari Kendall --
Schooled language: language and gender in educational settings / Joan Swann --
Coercing gender: language in sexual assault adjudication processes / Susan Ehrlich --
Multiple identities: the roles of female parliamentarians in the EU parliament / Ruth Wodak --
Epilogue: Reflections on language and gender research / Alice F. Freed.
Series Title: Blackwell handbooks in linguistics.
Responsibility: edited by Janet Holmes and Miriam Meyerhoff.

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