Positioning Gender In Discourse: A Feminist Methodology by J. BaxterPositioning Gender In Discourse: A Feminist Methodology by J. Baxter

Positioning Gender In Discourse: A Feminist Methodology

byJ. Baxter

Paperback | June 4, 1992

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Feminist Poststructuralist Discourse Analysis helps analyse how speakers construct their gendered identities within a complex web of power relations. Demonstrated here through a study of teenagers' conversation in class and senior managers' discussions in business meetings, it challenges the view that females are disempowered in mixed-sex settings.
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 ofThe Language of Female Leadership(Palgrave 2010) and editor ofSpeaki...
Title:Positioning Gender In Discourse: A Feminist MethodologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:215 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.16 inPublished:June 4, 1992Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230554326

ISBN - 13:9780230554320

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Table of Contents

Introduction A Working Partnership? FPDA - A Supplementary Approach to Discourse Analysis? Getting to Grips with FPDA Developing an FPDA Approach: The Classroom Study The Classroom Study Developing an FPDA Approach: The Management Team Study The Management Team Study Why Choose To Use FPDA? Appendix 1 Appendix 2 Appendix 3 Bibliography Index

Editorial Reviews

'The strength of the book lies in the theoretical chapters that clearly define components of FDPA. Overall, Baxter makes a convincing case for the usefulness of FDPA as a supplementary tool in the discourse analyst's repertoire' - Adam Hodges, University of Colorado, in Discourse & Society .