The Handbook of Language, Gender, and Sexuality by Susan Ehrlich, Miriam Meyerhoff, Janet Holmes

By Susan Ehrlich, Miriam Meyerhoff, Janet Holmes

Significantly extended and up to date, the second one version of The instruction manual of Language, Gender and Sexuality brings jointly a group of the top experts within the box to create a finished evaluation of key old subject matters and matters, besides methodologies and state of the art study topics.

  • Examines the dynamic ways in which men and women improve and deal with gendered identities via their speak, providing facts and case reports from interactions in more than a few social contexts and diverse communities
  • Substantially up-to-date for the second one version, together with a brand new advent, 24 newly-commissioned chapters, ten up to date chapters, and a accomplished index
  • Includes new chapters on learn in non-English talking nations – from Asia to South the US – and state-of-the-art issues akin to language, gender, and pop culture; language and sexual identities; and language, gender, and socio-phonetics
  • New sections specialise in key issues and matters within the box, corresponding to methodological ways to language and gender, incorporating new chapters on dialog research, severe discourse research, corpus linguistics, and edition theory
  • Provides unrivalled geographic assurance and a necessary source for quite a lot of disciplines, from linguistics, psychology, sociology, and anthropology to verbal exchange and gender studies

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1997. ” Journal of Sociolinguistics, 2: 195–223. Holmes, Janet. 2007. ” Gender and Language, 1: 51–65. Holmes, Janet, and Miriam Meyerhoff. 2003. ), The Handbook of Language and Gender, 1–17. Oxford: Blackwell. Inoue, Miyako. 2006. Vicarious Language: Gender and Linguistic Modernity in Japan. Berkeley: University of California Press. 19 Jolly, Margaret. 1993. ), Feminism and the Politics of Difference, 103–127. St Leonard’s, NSW: Allen & Unwin. Julé, Allyson. 2008. A Beginner’s Guide to Gender and Language.

For this reason, researchers must be wary of unreflexively privileging certain forms of feminism over others in our study of language, gender, and sexuality. The following discussion focuses on linguistic scholarship and feminist theory in the English-speaking world, and particularly in the United States, the tradition with which I am most familiar. It is hoped that this preliminary sketch will inaugurate a larger discussion of the relationship between feminist theories and empirical research on language, gender, and sexuality in diverse intellectual traditions around the globe.

Gender and Language, 5: 213–239. Kitzinger, Celia. 2005. ” Social Problems, 52: 477–498. Kulick, Don. 1998. Travesti: Sex, Gender and Culture among Brazilian Transgendered Prostitutes. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Kulick, Don. 2000. ” Annual Review of Anthropology, 29: 243–285. Lakoff, Robin T. 2004. Language and Woman’s Place, rev. and expanded edn, ed. Mary Bucholtz. Oxford: Oxford University Press. , ed. 2005. Feminist Critical Discourse Analysis: Gender, Power and Ideology in Discourse.

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