Holmes, Janet, 1947-

Gendered talk at work : constructing social identity through workplace interaction / Janet Holmes. - Malden, MA : Blackwell, 2006. - p. cm. - Language and social change ; 2 .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The role of gender in workplace talk -- Gender and leadership talk at work -- Relational practice : not just women's work -- Humour in the workplace : not just men's play -- Contest, challenge and complaint : gendered discourse? -- Women and men telling stories at work -- Giving women the last word.

9781405117586 (alk. paper) 1405117583 (alk. paper)

2005-037644


Language and languages--Sex differences.

P120.S48 H63 2006

306.44