Feminism and Linguistic Theory

  • Deborah Cameron

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About this book


An introduction to theories about language in attempts to understand and transform women's lives. This evolving body of work encompasses linguistics, anthropology, literary and cultural theory, psychoanalysis and postmodern philosophy.


feminism grammar language linguistics sociolinguistics

Authors and affiliations

  • Deborah Cameron
    • 1
  1. 1.University of StrathclydeUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-22334-3
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1992
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature & Performing Arts Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-55889-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-22334-3
  • About this book