Women in Their Speech Communities / Edition 1

Women in Their Speech Communities / Edition 1

by Jennifer Coates, Deborah Cameron
     
 

ISBN-10: 0582009693

ISBN-13: 9780582009691

Pub. Date: 01/28/1988

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This collection of essays presents a picture of research on women and language in Britain. The contributors cover a range of British speech communities, linguistic events and settings using approaches from sociolinguistics and discourse analysis.  See more details below

Overview

This collection of essays presents a picture of research on women and language in Britain. The contributors cover a range of British speech communities, linguistic events and settings using approaches from sociolinguistics and discourse analysis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582009691
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/1988
Series:
Studies in Language and Linguistics
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.54(h) x 0.46(d)

Table of Contents

PART 1: Language and sex in the quantitative paradigm: theoretical perspectives; empirical studies
PART 2: Language and sex in connected speech: women's language - critical approaches; problems of power; female speech events in cultural context.

Appendix: transcription notation

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