This course explores the relationship between language and sex/gender systems from a critical linguistic anthropology perspective. Areas investigated include: language and gender stereotypes; gender variation in language usage; power and women's status; and male vs female communicative styles in different contexts.
Antirequisite(s):Anthropology 2251F/G, the former Linguistics 2185A/B, the former Linguistics 2286F/G, the former Linguistics 2287F/G.
Prerequisite(s): Any first year Arts and Humanities or Social Science course.
Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: ANTHRO
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