Language and Gender

A critical investigation of the relationship between language, gender, and social structure which addresses the role of language in reflecting and perpetuating gender divisions.  Students' ongoing discourse analytic projects are integral to our exploration of issues related to sexism in and through language.  Implications for individual and social change are discussed.

R 10-12


  • EDUC-572

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The Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies Program at the University of Pennsylvania

The Alice Paul Center for Research on Gender, Sexuality and Women

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