Englis language - gender theorists

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Zimmerman and west found?
Men interrupt 46 times, women only twice - dominance model
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"Language helps to give and keep males power - reinforcing patriarchy"
Spender
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Fishman said what?
Those who ask questions hold power, men speak twice as much
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Coates?
Males - report speech Females - rapport speech
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Women's language is seen as deficient by male Norms...
Lackoff
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Development of new word is for men, women's vocabulary is less widespread, social changes bring equality?
Jeperson
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Tag questions are politeness boosting and multi functional
Holmes
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Cameron said?
Language differences are caused by situation not gender
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Difference model was proposed by who and what it is?
Tannen - men, concerned with status and independence women, form bonds and avoid conflict
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Bodine said?
English language has a bias in favour of men
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Man had naturally included women since
1553
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