The Resource Pronoun Envy : Literary Uses of Linguistic Gender, (electronic resource)

Pronoun Envy : Literary Uses of Linguistic Gender, (electronic resource)

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Pronoun Envy : Literary Uses of Linguistic Gender
Title
Pronoun Envy
Title remainder
Literary Uses of Linguistic Gender
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Subject
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Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Controversy over gendered pronouns, for example using the generic ""he,"" has been a staple of feminist arguments about patriarchal language over the last 30 years, and is certainly the most contested political issue in Western feminist linguistics. Most accounts do not extend beyond policy issues like the official institution of non-sexist language. In this volume, Anna Livia reveals continuities both before and after the sexist language refore movement and shows how the creative practices of pronoun use on the part of feminist writers had both aesthetic and political ends. Livia uses the ter
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Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Livia, Anna
Dewey number
  • 306.44
  • 415
Language note
English
LC call number
PE1211.L58 2001
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Studies in Language and Gender
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  • English language
  • French language
  • Nonsexist language in literature
  • Sexism in language
  • Sexism in literature
  • English language
  • English language
  • French language
  • Nonsexist language in literature
  • English language
  • French language
  • French language
  • Sexism in literature
  • Sexism in language
  • English
  • Languages & Literatures
  • English Language
Label
Pronoun Envy : Literary Uses of Linguistic Gender, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; 1. ""Un homme sur deux est une femme"": Introduction-Pronoun Envy and Phallogocentrism; 2. ""Sexes mêlés je ne sus plus rien distinguer"": Nongendered Characters in French; 3. ""Was I, perhaps, castrato/a?"": Nongendered Characters in English; 4. ""La sphyngesse, la taure, et les agnelles nouvelles-nées"": Experiments with Lexical Gender in French; 5. ""On est quatre dans le même tas"": French Epicene on; 6. ""Na sat astride Three, na hands on nan throat"": Epicene Neologisms in English
  • 7. ""Avant j'étais un transscxuel, maintenant j'étais une femme"": Linguistic Gender and Liminal Identity8. ""Pendue pour des inventions illicites"": Implications; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (248 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781280834707
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (CKB)1000000000414212
  • (EBL)431062
  • (OCoLC)404967200
  • (SSID)ssj0000229253
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11194064
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000229253
  • (PQKBWorkID)10171694
  • (PQKB)11352953
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000414212
Label
Pronoun Envy : Literary Uses of Linguistic Gender, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; 1. ""Un homme sur deux est une femme"": Introduction-Pronoun Envy and Phallogocentrism; 2. ""Sexes mêlés je ne sus plus rien distinguer"": Nongendered Characters in French; 3. ""Was I, perhaps, castrato/a?"": Nongendered Characters in English; 4. ""La sphyngesse, la taure, et les agnelles nouvelles-nées"": Experiments with Lexical Gender in French; 5. ""On est quatre dans le même tas"": French Epicene on; 6. ""Na sat astride Three, na hands on nan throat"": Epicene Neologisms in English
  • 7. ""Avant j'étais un transscxuel, maintenant j'étais une femme"": Linguistic Gender and Liminal Identity8. ""Pendue pour des inventions illicites"": Implications; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (248 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781280834707
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000414212
  • (EBL)431062
  • (OCoLC)404967200
  • (SSID)ssj0000229253
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11194064
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000229253
  • (PQKBWorkID)10171694
  • (PQKB)11352953
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000414212

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