Gendered talk at work : constructing social identity through workplace interaction / Janet Holmes.
By: Holmes, Janet.Material type: BookSeries: Language and social change ; 2. Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell, 2006Description: p. cm.ISBN: 9781405117586 (alk. paper); 1405117583 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Language and languages -- Sex differencesDDC classification: 306.44 Online resources: Table of contents only | Contributor biographical information | Publisher description
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.