Language and Power

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Theorist: Men and women use language different because of the way they are socialised
Tannen
1 of 10
politeness: creates distance and shows respects
Negative
2 of 10
theorist: Suggests an inferior register spoken by women
Lakoff
3 of 10
Goffman's theory: use these to present status or expression
Face
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Theorist: Came up with the deficit model
Jesperson
5 of 10
power: use of media and public perspection to lead the reader
Influential
6 of 10
Goffman's theory: adaptation of self presentation to suit conversational needs
Footing
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politeness: claiming common ground and liking
Positive
8 of 10
power: use of authority to present lead the reader
Instumental
9 of 10
Theorist: men make 96% of interuptions
Zimmerman and West
10 of 10

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politeness: creates distance and shows respects

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theorist: Suggests an inferior register spoken by women

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Goffman's theory: use these to present status or expression

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Theorist: Came up with the deficit model

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