Wordslut : a feminist guide to taking back the English language (Book, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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Wordslut : a feminist guide to taking back the English language

Wordslut : a feminist guide to taking back the English language

Author: Amanda Montell
Publisher: New York Harper Wave, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Harper Wave paperbackView all editions and formats
Meet sociolinguistics: what all the cool feminists are talking about -- Slutty skank hoes and nasty dykes: a comprehensive list of gendered insults I hate (but also kind of love?) -- Wait ... what does the word "woman" mean anyway? plus other questions of sex, gender and the language behind them -- "mm-hmmm, girl, you're right": how women talk to each other when dudes aren't around -- Women didn't ruin the English

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Montell
ISBN: 9780062868886 0062868888 1760640956 9781760640958
OCLC Number: 1238060748
Description: 291 Seiten : Illustrationen
Other Titles: Word slut
Responsibility: Amanda Montell.


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