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Gender and discourse

Deborah Tannen

Gender and discourse

by Deborah Tannen

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York, Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages -- Sex differences.,
  • Discourse analysis.,
  • Conversation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDeborah Tannen.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx,229p. :
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17278480M

    Her life work has demonstrated how close and intelligent analysis of conversation can reveal the extraordinary complexities of social relationships--including relationships between men and , in Gender and Discourse, Tannen has gathered together six of her scholarly essays, including her newest and previously unpublished work in which language and gender are examined through the lens of . Deborah Tannen's You Just Don't Understand has been on the New York Times Best Seller list for more than three years (in cloth and paper) and has sold over a million and a half copies. Clearly, Tannen's insights into how and why women and men so often misunderstand each other when they talk has touched a nerve.

    Human discourse is one of several interactive, communicative mediums individuals wittingly and unwittingly manipulate in their effort to configure organizational power dynamics, relationships and identities. As an active, vital force in the social. Printed in Great Britain /97 $ + PII: S(97) GENDER, DISCOURSE AND GENDER AND DISCOURSE HAYLEY DAVIS In Language & Communication 2, Keli Yerian (Yerian, ) attempts to defend Deborah Tannen's book Gender and Discourse (Tannen, ) against objections voiced in my review of it (Davis, ).Cited by: 2.

    Gender and Discourse brings together European, American and Australian traditions of research. Through an analysis of a range of `real' data, the contributors demonstrate the relevance of these. Now, in Gender and Discourse, Tannen has gathered together six of her scholarly essays, including her newest and previously unpublished work in which language and gender are examined through the 3/5(1).


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Gender and discourse by Deborah Tannen Download PDF EPUB FB2

Now, in Gender and Discourse, Tannen has gathered together six of her scholarly essays, including her newest and previously unpublished work in which language and gender are examined through the lens of "sex-class-linked" patterns, rather than "sex-linked" patterns.

These essays provide a theoretical backdrop to her best-selling books--and an informative introduction which discusses her field of Cited by: `Gender and Discourse is an insightful and thought provoking volume, which addresses itself to some of the most recent areas of theorizing and research in the field.

A particular strengh of the collection lies in its use of interdisciplinary research to highlight the dynamism and synergy of this expanding domain′ - Feminism & PsychologyAuthor: Ruth Wodak. Gender and Discourse brings together European, American and Australian traditions of research.

Through an analysis of a range of `real' data, the contributors demonstrate the relevance of these theoretical and methodological insights for gender research in /5(7).

Now, in Gender and Discourse, Tannen has gathered together six of her scholarly essays, including her newest and previously unpublished work in which language and gender are examined through the /5(3).

Gender and Discourse brings together European, American and Gender and discourse book traditions of research. Through an analysis of a range of `real' data, the contributors demonstrate the relevance of these theoretical and methodological insights for gender research in particular and social practice in general.

Gender and Discourse. The contributors to this collection offer an essential introduction to the ways in which feminist linguistics and Gender and discourse book discourse analysts have contributed to our understanding of gender. Description of the book "Gender and Discourse": In GENDER AND DISCOURSE best-selling and highly respected linguist Deborah Tannen has gathered together five of her essays on language and gender to elaborate the theoretical and empirical framework that underlies her best-selling book, YOU JUST DON'T UNDERSTAND.

The chapter begins with a discussion of the early work that inaugurated and established the field of gender and language research.

It then describes research that focuses on the discourse of women and men, and surveys developments in theorizing the relationship between gender and by: `Gender and Discourse is an insightful and thought provoking volume, which addresses itself to some of the most recent areas of theorizing and research in the field.

A particular strengh of the collection lies in its use of interdisciplinary research to highlight the dynamism and synergy of this expanding domain' - Feminism & Psychology. Gender discourse is an interface that focuses on the differences and diversities that exist between males and females in a society that perceives and shapes the sexes in unique ways.

Gender and Discourse offers a critical new approach to the study of language and gender studies. Women moving into the public domains of power traditionally monopolised by men are creating new identities for themselves, and the language that is used by them and about them offers an insight into gender by: Now, in Gender and Discourse, Tannen has gathered together six of her scholarly essays, including her newest and previously unpublished work in which language and gender are examined through the lens of "sex-class-linked" patterns, rather than "sex-linked" patterns.

Gender, Language and Discourse uniquely examines the contribution that psychological research - in particular, discursive psychology - has made to answering these questions.

Until now, books on gender and language have tended to be from the sociolinguistic perspective and have focused on one of /5.

In this chapter, we shall take a deeper look at conceptions of gender and power asymmetries, and discuss some of the ways discourse analysis research is helping to change ideas about how ‘gender’ is constructed through various types of talk and text. Search within book. Front Matter. Pages i-x.

PDF. Discourse and Gender. Front Matter. Pages PDF. Discourse, Discourse Analysis and Gender. Jane Sunderland. Pages Discourses, Discourse Identification and Discourse Naming.

Jane Sunderland. Pages Some Gendered Discourses Identified to Date. The different chapters together illustrate how taking a discourse perspective facilitates understanding of the complex and subtle ways in which gender is represented, constructed and contested through language.

The book engages critically with long-running and on-going debates, but also reflects and develops current understandings of. Gender, Language and Discourse uniquely examines the contribution that psychological research - in particular, discursive psychology - has made to answering these questions.

Until now, books on gender and language have tended to be from the sociolinguistic perspective and have focused on one of two issues - sexism in language or gender Cited by:   Gender and discourse interface in many more epistemological sites than can be represented in one collection.

Gender Identity and Discourse Analysis therefore focuses on a principled diversity of key sites within four broad areas: the media, sexuality, education and different chapters together illustrate how taking a discourse perspective facilitates understanding of Pages: Responding primarily to her scholarly critics who see gender and language according to models of power and dominance, rather than cultural differences, she insists that one does not preclude the other.

Though she does not convince so much as pique interest in the debates raging in her field, this is one of the book's more compelling : Deborah Tannen. Gender and Discourse is not the easiest read, but if you like the nitty gritty, this is a fascinating book.

If you don't, I would recommend her book You Just Don't Understand which is on the same topic but a bit more accessible to the layman/5(2). Gender and Discourse is really a book about gender, power, and discourse as understood from within sociolinguistics.

As an explicit intervention by feminism into sociolinguistics Discourse and Gender is a coherent and pointed text. As an outsider to sociolinguistics I found the overview of Author: Kim Sawchuk.This book is an exploration of the issues underpinning the sort of questions that get asked about gender and language.

My interest in the topics of gender and language began in during my third year of studying psychology at Otago University, Dunedin, New Zealand (NZ).Deborah Tannen's You Just Don't Understand spent nearly four years (in cloth and paper) on The New York Times Best Seller list and has sold over a million and a half copies.

Clearly, Tannen's insights into how and why women and men so often misunderstand each other when they talk has touched a nerve.