ERIC Number: ED198721
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
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Communication, Language and Sex. Proceedings of the Annual Conference (1st).
Berryman, Cynthia L., Ed.; Eman, Virginia A., Ed.
This volume includes 16 articles on selected research and pedagogical issues related to the gender variable in communication and language. Also presented are two sample syllabi for teaching male/female communication courses, and a summary statement resulting from conference participants' discussion of issues and directions for future instruction and research on the gender variable. The papers are presented under the following headings: (1) The Influence of Literature and Societal St&reotypes"; (2) "Current Research Perspectives Concerning Sex Differences"; (3) "Symbols and Sexism"; (4) "Instructional Practices for Women's Studies and Male/Female Communication Courses"; (5) "Sex Differences in Language Use"; and (6) "Epilogue: Issues and Directions." (AMH)
Descriptors: Feminism, Instructional Development, Language Attitudes, Language Usage, Literature, Role Perception, Sex Bias, Sex Role, Stereotypes, Teaching Methods, Verbal Communication, Womens Studies
Newbury House Publishers, Rowley, MA 01969 ($10.95)
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
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