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Feminism and Linguistic Theory
Feminism, as a movement for social change, has always recognized the significance of language in both theory and practice. In the new feminist scholarship of the past two decades, theories about language have played an important part in attempts to understand and transform women's lives. Feminism and Linguistic Theory is a critical but comprehensive and accessbile introd
Paperback, 195 pages
Published January 31st 1987 by MacMillan
(first published 1985)
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Feb 08, 2015 Niina rated it it was ok · review of another edition
I had extremely hard time trying to get interested in this, getting through the process took some serious psyching every other fifteen minutes. Cameron covers some great and interesting and important areas of gender studies here, but it turned out I'm not too into her style of writing and teaching, even though the conversational sensations surely make this softer and less preachy and boring than it could be. One read-through wasn't enough for me to get the most important and up-to-date insights ...more