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Language and the sexes

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- United States -- Sex differences,
    • Sexism in language,
    • Women -- United States -- Language,
    • Men -- United States -- Language,
    • Sex role

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFrancine Frank and Frank Anshen.
      ContributionsAnshen, Frank, 1942-
      LC ClassificationsPE2808 .F73 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination130 p. ;
      Number of Pages130
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3181483M
      ISBN 100873958810, 0873958829
      LC Control Number83024141

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