Gendered Talk at Work
Constructing Gender Identity Through Workplace Discourse
By (author) Janet Holmes
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Gendered Talk at Work by Janet Holmes
Book DescriptionGendered Talk at Work examines how women and men negotiate their gender identities as well as their professional roles in everyday workplace communication. * written accessibly by one of the field's foremost researchers * explores the ways in which gender contributes to the interpretation of meaning in workplace interaction * uses original and insightfully analyzed data to focus on the ways in which both women and men draw on gendered discourse resources to enact a range of workplace roles * illustrates how a qualitative analysis of workplace discourse can throw light on the many ways in which workplace discourse provides a resource for constructing gender identity as one component of our complex socio-cultural identity
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781405117586
(243mm x 164mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Jun-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Janet Holmes
Power and Politeness in the Workplace, Hardback (February 2015)
Revised edition of the author's Power and politeness in the workplace: a sociolinguistic analysis of talk at work, published in 2003.
Handbook of Language, Gender and Sexuality, Hardback (May 2014)
Significantly expanded and updated, the second edition of The Handbook of Language, Gender and Sexuality brings together a team of the leading specialists in the field to create a comprehensive overview of key historical themes and issues, along with methodologies and cutting-edge research topics.
Research Methods in Sociolinguistics, Hardback (October 2013)» View all books by Janet Holmes
This single-volume guide equips students of sociolinguistics with a full set of methodological tools including data collection and analysis techniques, explained in clear and accessible terms by leading experts. It features project suggestions, troubleshooting tips, and data assessment across diverse languages.
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Author Biography - Janet Holmes
Janet Holmes holds a personal Chair in Linguistics at Victoria University of Wellington. Her publications include The Blackwell Handbook of Language and Gender (2003; co-edited with Miriam Meyerhoff), Power and Politeness in the Workplace (2003; with Maria Stubbe), and Women, Men and Politeness (1995).
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