Reinventing Identities: The Gendered Self in Discourse by Mary Bucholtz,A. C. Liang,Laurel A. Sutton

By Mary Bucholtz,A. C. Liang,Laurel A. Sutton

speak is important to the way in which our identities are developed, altered, and defended. Feminist students particularly have simply started to enquire how deeply language displays and shapes who we predict we're. This quantity of formerly unpublished essays, the 1st within the new sequence Studies in Language and Gender, advances that attempt by way of bringing jointly top feminist students within the sector of language and gender, together with Deborah Tannen, Jennifer Coates, and Marcyliena Morgan, in addition to emerging more youthful students. subject matters explored comprise African-American drag queens, gender and sophistication at the procuring channel, and speak within the workplace.

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