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  1. Literacy and Gender

    Researching Texts, Contexts and Readers

    By Gemma Moss

    Series: Literacies

    Why are girls outperforming boys in literacy skills in the Western education system today? To date, there have been few attempts to answer this question. Literacy and Gender sets out to redress this state of affairs by re-examining the social organization of literacy in primary schools. In...

    Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge

  2. The Language and Sexuality Reader

    Edited by Deborah Cameron, DON KULICK

    The Language and Sexuality Reader is the first of its kind to bring together material from the fields of anthropology, communication studies, linguistics, medicine and psychology in an examination of the role of sexuality in written and spoken language. Organized into thematic sections, the Reader...

    Published April 27th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Women, Literacy and Development

    Edited by Anna Robinson-Pant

    Series: Routledge Research in Literacy

    Women's literacy is often assumed to be the key to promoting better health, family planning and nutrition in the developing world. This has dominated much development research and has led to women's literacy being promoted by governments and aid agencies as the key to improving the lives of poor...

    Published August 12th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Women, Men and Language

    A Sociolinguistic Account of Gender Differences in Language, 3rd Edition

    By Jennifer Coates

    Series: Studies in Language and Linguistics

    Women, Men and Language, 3rd Ed provides an up-to-date account of gender differences in language to answer the question: "Do women and men talk differently?" The book takes the reader from an initial "men talk like this; women talk like that" approach to a more nuanced idea of women and men...

    Published August 12th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Gender and Discourse

    Language and Power in Politics, the Church and Organisations

    By Clare Walsh

    Series: Real Language Series

    Real Language Series General Editors:Jennifer Coates, Jenny Cheshire, Euan Reid This is a sociolinguistics series about the relationships between language, society and social change. Books in the series draw on natural language data from a wide range of social contexts. The series takes a critical...

    Published August 28th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Language and Gender

    By Angela Goddard, Lindsey Mean

    Series: Intertext

    Language and Gender* explores the relationship between language and our ideas about men and women* challenges commonly expressed views on the subject of language and gender* highlights the individuals role in the expression of gender stereotyping* includes a range of text types as diverse as...

    Published February 17th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Feminist Critique of Language

    second edition

    By Deborah Cameron

    Series: World and Word

    The Feminist Critique of Language provides a wide-ranging selection of writings on language, gender, and feminist thought. It serves both as a guide to the current debates and directions and as a digest of the history of twentieth-century feminist ideas about language. This edition ...

    Published March 12th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Translation and Gender

    Translating in the 'Era of Feminism'

    By Luise Von Flotow

    Series: Translation Theories Explored

    The last thirty years of intellectual and artistic creativity in the 20th century have been marked by gender issues. Translation practice, translation theory and translation criticism have also been powerfully affected by the focus on gender. As a result of feminist praxis and criticism and the...

    Published July 1st 1997 by Routledge

  9. Feminist Poetics

    Performance, Histories

    By Terry Threadgold

    Feminist Poetics in concerned with all of these questions, but also with the issue of rewriting an older poetics for what it does not say about the marginalisation of the feminine. The first half of the book traces the trajectory of a particular, feminine, academic subject learning to find her...

    Published March 13th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Gender in Translation

    By Sherry Simon

    Series: Translation Studies

    Gender in Translation is a broad-ranging, imaginative and lively look at feminist issues surrounding translation studies. Students and teachers of translation studies, linguistics, gender studies and women's studies will find this unprecedented work invaluable and thought-provoking reading. Sherry...

    Published September 5th 1996 by Routledge