CLARK, Jodie (2012). Language, sex and social structure : analysing discourses of sexuality. Palgrave Macmillan.Full text not available from this repository.
Language, Sex and Social Structure offers a cutting edge, empirically driven approach to critical discourse analysis, challenging the text and language-based bias that most applications of CDA adopt. Drawing upon rich conversational data collected during a year-long ethnographic study of a community of practice (a university-based sports team), it introduces a method for uncovering nuanced correlations between homophobic attitudes and the concepts and social structures that sustain these attitudes. Situated within seminal work in discourse theory, practice theory, relevance theory and sociolinguistics, it presents a fresh perspective on recent debates in the field of language and sexuality.
|Item Type:||Authored Book|
|Research Institute, Centre or Group:||Humanities Research Centre|
|Depositing User:||Lorna Greaves|
|Date Deposited:||27 Sep 2012 16:22|
|Last Modified:||27 Sep 2012 16:22|
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