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Author Lakoff, Robin Tolmach, author.

Title Language and woman's place : text and commentaries / Robin Tolmach Lakoff ; edited by Mary Bucholtz
Edition Rev. and expanded ed
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2004


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 309 pages)
Series Studies in language and gender
Studies in language and gender.
Contents Contexts -- Changing places: Language and woman's place in context / Mary Bucholtz -- "Radical feminist" as label, libel, and laudatory chant: the politics of theoretical taxonomies in feminist linguistics / Bonnie McElhinny -- Positioning ideas and gendered subjects: "Women's language" revisited / Sally McConnell-Ginet -- Language and Woman's Place: picking up the gauntlet / Anna Livia -- Power, lady, and linguistic politeness in Language and Woman's Place / Janet Holmes -- Cultural patterning in Language and Woman's Place / Deborah Tannen -- The good woman / Penelope Eckert -- Language and marginalized places / Kira Hall -- Femininities -- Exploring women's language in Japanese / Sachiko Ide -- "Women's language" and Martha Stewart: from a room of one's own to a home of one's own to a corporation of one's own / Catherine Evans Davies -- Public discourse and the private life of little girls: Language and Woman's Place and language socialization / Jenny Cook-Gumperz -- Mother's place in Language and woman's place / Shari Kendall -- Power -- Doing and saying: some words on women's silence / Miriam Meyerhoff -- Computer-mediated communication and woman's place / Susan C. Herring -- Linguistic discrimination and violence against women: discursive practices and material effects / Susan Ehrlich -- What does a focus on "men's language" tell us about Language and Woman's Place? / Scott Fabius Kiesling -- Women's places -- Gender, identity, and "strong language" in a professional woman's talk / Judith Mattson Bean and Barbara Johnstone -- The new (and improved?) Language and place of women in Japan / Yoshiko Matsumoto -- "I'm every woman": Black women's (dis)placement in women's language study / Marcyliena Morgan -- The anguish of normative gender: sociolinguistic studies among U.S. Latinas / Norma Mendoza-Denton -- Contradictions of the indigenous Americas: feminist challenges to and from the field / Sara Trechter -- Sexualities -- Language and Woman's Place: blueprinting studies of gay men's English / William L. Leap -- The way we wish we were: sexuality and class in Language and Woman's Place / Rudolf P. Gaudio -- "I am woman, hear me roar": the importance of Linguistic stereotype for lesbian identity performances / Robin Queen -- As much as we use language: Lakoff's queer augury / Rusty Barrett
Summary Widely recognized as having inaugurated feminist research on the relationship between gender and language, this revised edition includes an introduction and annotations by the author in which she reflects on some of the most widely discussed issues it raises
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Women -- Language.
Sex role.
Sexism in language.
English language -- Sex differences.
sex role.
17.24 sociolinguistics: other.
English language -- Sex differences
Sex role
Sexism in language
Women -- Language
Form Electronic book
Author Bucholtz, Mary, 1966- editor.
ISBN 9786610535453