ERIC Number: EJ276545
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Oct
Sex-Differentiation in Language Variation: A Sociolinguistic Contribution to the Language Sciences.
Peng, Fred C. C.
Language Sciences, v4 n2 p131-54 Oct 1982
Discusses the current meager state of knowledge of sex differentiation in language variation and concludes that poor theorizing and inadequate methodology are to blame. Describes a study of pronoun usage by male and female Japanese speakers to show that research on sex differentiation in language is possible. (EKN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A