ERIC Number: ED367131
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
The COSWL (Committee on the Status of Women in Linguistics) Collection of Language and Gender Syllabi.
Hume, Elizabeth, Ed.; McElhinny, Bonnie S., Ed.
A collection of 27 syllabi for undergraduate and graduate courses on language and gender is presented. The syllabi come from a variety of departments, including linguistics, anthropology, English, French, German, and folklore. Special features of the collection include: syllabi for undergraduate and graduate courses; ideas for paper topics; examples of exam questions; instructions for field work exercises (gathering and analyzing gender differences in natural speech); bibliographies of works on language and gender; and comments from instructors about teaching the courses. The collection is intended as a resource for those developing or teaching a course about language and gender. (MSE)
Descriptors: Anthropology, Classroom Techniques, College Curriculum, Course Content, Educational Strategies, English, Folk Culture, French, German, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Language Role, Linguistics, Research Methodology, Second Languages, Sex Differences, Testing, Undergraduate Study
Linguistic Society of America, 1325 18th Street, N.W., Suite 211, Washington, DC 20036.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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