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The Handbook of Language and Gender

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The Handbook of Language and Gender

The Handbook of Language and Gender
edited by Janet Holmes and Miriam Meyerhoff
Blackwell Publishing | ISBN 0-631-22502-1 | 2003 | PDF | 776 pages | 3.63 MB

The Handbook of Language and Gender is a collection of articles written by a team of leading specialists in the field that examines the implications of gender ideologies for the ways we interact. The volume includes data and case-studies from interactions in a number of different social contexts and from a range of different communities, and theoretical discussions about the problems, pitfalls, and potential benefits of research on and discourses about gender.This handbook provides a comprehensive, up-to-date, and stimulating picture of the field of language and gender for students and researchers in a wide range of disciplines, including linguistics, gender studies, communication, management, psychology, sociology, and anthropology.