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Sara Mills

English Politeness and Class
by Sara Mills ~ Hardback

Politeness plays a vital role in maintaining class differences. In this highly original account, Sara Mills analyses the interrelationship between class and linguistic interaction, uncovering the linguistic ideologies behind politeness in British English. She sheds light on the way politeness and ru...

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Gender and Colonial Space
by Sara Mills ~ Paperback / softback

Gender and colonial space is a trenchant analysis of the complex relation between social relations - including notions of class, nationality and gender - and spatial relations, landscape, architecture and topography - in post-colonial contexts. Arguing against much of the psychoanalytic focus of ...

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Ways of Reading
by Martin Montgomery ~ Paperback / softback

Ways of Reading is a best-selling textbook for undergraduate students of English Language and English Literature, providing readers with the tools to analyse and interpret the meanings of literary and non-literary texts. Six sections, comprising twenty five self-contained units, cover: ...

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Discourses of Difference
by Sara Mills ~ Paperback / softback

Discourses of Difference unravels the complexities of writings by British women travellers of the high colonial' period. Sara Mills examines the relation of women travellers to colonialism, positioned as they were at the site of conflicting discourses: femininity, feminism, and patriarchal imperiali...

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Studies in Interactional Sociolinguistics: Series Number 17
by Sara Mills ~ Paperback / softback

Gender and Politeness challenges the notion that women are necessarily always more polite than men as much of the language and gender literature claims. Sara Mills discusses the complex relations between gender and politeness and argues that although there are circumstances when women speakers, draw...

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Language and Sexism
by Sara Mills ~ Paperback / softback

The issue of sexist language has been hotly debated within feminist circles since the 1960s. Previous books have tended to regard sexism in language as easy to identify and have suggested solutions to overcome and counter sexism. Sara Mills takes a fresh and more critical look at sexism in language...

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Michel Foucault
by Sara Mills ~ Hardback

In texts such as Madness and Civilization and The Archaeology of Knowledge , Michel Foucault established himself as one of the most important figures in the theoretical revolution of the 1960s and 1970s. His influence only grew with later publications and even after his death in 1984, debate contin...

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Discourse
by Sara Mills ~ Hardback

This volume provides a broad analysis of the term 'discourse' and a thorough examination of the many theoretical assumptions surrounding it. In the revised edition of this invaluable guidebook, Sara Mills: *examines the historical definitions and developments of discourse *analyzes Foucault's use of...

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Language and Sexism
by Sara Mills ~ Hardback

The issue of sexist language has been hotly debated within feminist circles since the 1960s. Previous books have tended to regard sexism in language as easy to identify and have suggested solutions to overcome and counter sexism. Sara Mills takes a fresh and more critical look at sexism in language...

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$159.00
Discourses of Difference
by Sara Mills ~ Hardback

Discourses of Difference unravels the complexities of writings by British women travellers of the high colonial' period. Sara Mills examines the relation of women travellers to colonialism, positioned as they were at the site of conflicting discourses: femininity, feminism, and patriarchal imperiali...

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$496.00
Discourse
by Sara Mills ~ Paperback / softback

This volume provides a broad analysis of the term 'discourse' and a thorough examination of the many theoretical assumptions surrounding it. In the revised edition of this invaluable guidebook, Sara Mills: examines the historical definitions and developments of discourse analyzes Foucault's use of t...

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$53.00
Language, Gender and Feminism
by Sara Mills ~ Paperback / softback

Language, Gender and Feminism presents students and researchers with key contemporary theoretical perspectives, methodologies and analytical frameworks in the field of feminist linguistic analysis. Mills and Mullany cover a wide range of contemporary feminist theories and emphasise the importance o...

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Michel Foucault
by Sara Mills ~ Paperback / softback

In texts such as Madness and Civilization and The Archaeology of Knowledge , Michel Foucault established himself as one of the most important figures in the theoretical revolution of the 1960s and 1970s. His influence only grew with later publications and even after his death in 1984, debate contin...

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$53.00
Language, Gender and Feminism
by Sara Mills ~ Hardback

Language, Gender and Feminism presents students and researchers with key contemporary theoretical perspectives, methodologies and analytical frameworks in the field of feminist linguistic analysis. Mills and Mullany cover a wide range of contemporary feminist theories and emphasise the importance o...

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Language and Gender
by Sara Mills ~ Paperback / softback

This is an interdisciplinary volume, examining the important themes in the current theoretical debates on language and gender. Comprising chapters from leading linguists, it aims to bring together debate between the areas of linguistics/language studies and literature/literary studies. Two main chap...

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Gender Matters
by Sara Mills ~ Paperback / softback

Gender Matters presents a feminist linguistic analysis of texts - literature, media and lyrics - and conversation. It explores how gender relates to and shapes our understanding of sexism, reading and writing, politeness and public speaking. The essays in the book examine a range of questions: w...

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Directness and Indirectness Across Cultures
by Sara Mills ~ Hardback

This book analyses the complex relationship between directness, indirectness, politeness and impoliteness. Definitions of directness and indirectness are discussed and problematised from a discursive theoretical perspective.Author BiographyKaren Grainger is a Principal Lecturer in English Language a...

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