LING 4318. LANGUAGE AND GENDER. 3 Hours.
The role of language in the expression and creation of gender identities. Gender differences in language structure and use, women's and men's language in other cultures, the acquisition of gendered ways of speaking, and sexism in language. Offered as LING 4318 and GWSS 4318; credit will be granted only once. Prerequisite: LING 3311.