Words And Women

Words And Women

by Casey Miller
     
 

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A good-humored look at how the English language has perpetuated gender bias and how it is responding to new perceptions of women and men. Words And Women is the landmark work that reveals the sexual biases present in our everyday speech and writing—and shows how they affect women's and men's perceptions of the world and one another.

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A good-humored look at how the English language has perpetuated gender bias and how it is responding to new perceptions of women and men. Words And Women is the landmark work that reveals the sexual biases present in our everyday speech and writing—and shows how they affect women's and men's perceptions of the world and one another.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780595159222
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/01/2000
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
242
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.55(d)

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