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Title Women and language in literature and society / edited by Sally McConnell-Ginet, Ruth Borker, Nelly Furman.

Publication Info. New York : Praeger, 1980.

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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.42 W872WLA    Check Shelf
Description xv, 352 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Linguistics and the feminist challenge / Sally McConnell-Ginet -- Anthropology : social and cultural perspectives / Ruth Borker -- Textual feminism / Nelly Furman -- Proprietors of language / Cheris Kramarae -- The psychology of the generic masculine / Wendy Martyna -- "Don't 'dear' me!" / Nessa Wolfson and Joan Manes -- "Women's language" or "powerless language"? / William M. O'Barr and Bowman K. Atkins -- How and why are women more polite : some evidence from a Mayan community / Penelope Brown -- Women in their speech communities / Patricia C. Nichols -- Women's speech : the voice of feminism / Howard Giles ... [et al.] -- Directive-responsive speech sequences in girls' and boys' task activities / Marjorie Harness Goodwin -- Anger and the politics of naming / Naomi Scheman -- Honing a habitable languagescape : women's images for the new world frontiers / Annette Kolodny -- The silence is broken / Josephine Donovan -- The "feminine" language of Marianne Moore / Bonnie Costello -- The construction of ambiguity in The awakening : a linguistic analysis / Paula A. Treichler -- Women's autobiography in France : for a dialectics of identification / Nancy K. Miller -- Snatches of conversation / Jane Gallop -- Writing like a woman / Jane Gallop -- Reading reading : echo's abduction of language / Caren Greenberg -- Unmaking and making in To the lighthouse / Gayatri C. Spivak.
Subject Women -- Language.
Language and languages -- Sex differences.
Sexism -- Language.
Feminism -- Language.
Added Author McConnell-Ginet, Sally.
Borker, Ruth.
Furman, Nelly.
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