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ERIC Number: EJ396387
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Class, Gender, and Code on Prime-Time Television.
Ellis, Donald G.; Armstrong, G. Blake
Communication Quarterly, v37 n3 p157-69 Sum 1989
Identifies and explains the nature of syntactic and pragmatic codes on prime-time television which distinguish characters on the basis of gender and social class. Finds that middle-class television characters employed a syntactic code by using linguistic elaboration and structural complexity. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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