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Description - The Language of Female Leadership by Judith Baxter

Could language be a reason why women are under-represented at senior level in the business world? Using data from senior management meetings, this book explores how female leaders use language to achieve their business and relational goals by arguing that senior women have to develop linguistic expertise in order to be effective leaders.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781403997883
ISBN-10: 1403997888
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 12mm)
Pages: 204
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 19-Nov-2009
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Judith Baxter

JUDITH BAXTER is Senior Lecturer in Applied Linguistics at Aston University, UK. Her research interests are in the fields of gender and language, discourse analysis, classroom language, leadership language, identity and feminist post-structuralism. She is the author of Positioning Gender in Discourse: A Feminist Methodology (Palgrave, 2003) and editor of Speaking Out: The Female Voice in Public Contexts (Palgrave 2006). She recently won an ESRC grant to research the subject of gender and leadership discourse.

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