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ERIC Number: EJ551785
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1083-6101
Gender Language in Internet Group Discussions.
Savicki, Victor; Lingenfelter, Dawn; Kelley, Merle
Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, v2 n3 Dec 1996
Focuses on online newsgroup gender composition and the seeming relatedness between gender roles and group process functions described as task and maintenance. Finds that men far outnumber women as participants in online discussion groups. Notes that results were mixed with respect to the relation of language patterns and group gender composition. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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