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LINGUIST List 21.2002

Tue Apr 27 2010

Qs: Gender, Sexuality, and Language on the Internet

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        1.    James Davis, Gender, Sexuality, and Language on the Internet

Message 1: Gender, Sexuality, and Language on the Internet
Date: 26-Apr-2010
From: James Davis <james.davisaluggageexitinsits.net>
Subject: Gender, Sexuality, and Language on the Internet
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Hello,

I am doing a study on gender roles, sexuality, and the internet,
focusing on a culture that has come to exist on-line on specific websites.
I am looking for good resources on the relationships between
sex, gender, sexuality, and language, as well as information on what
these things look like off-line, so that I may compare on-line gender
norms to off-line gender norms.

I'm already aware of and making use of work by Durham, Eckert,
Goddard, Fausto-Sterling, Tannen, and Lakoff, but any other scholarly
works on the subject would be appreciated as they will allow me a
better view of both how these things are constructed off-line, and how
to best analyse the discussions I'm finding on-line. I'd appreciate
direction to anything in the field.

Thank you in advance for your time,

James Davis
(Presently Unaffiliated)

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
                            Sociolinguistics

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