Last edited by Mezigis
Monday, July 27, 2020 | History

4 edition of Gender Discourses at Work found in the catalog.

Gender Discourses at Work

Gunilla Blomqvist

Gender Discourses at Work

Export Industry Workers and Construction Workers in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

by Gunilla Blomqvist

  • 198 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Dept. of Peace and Development Research Goteb .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Politics - Current Events

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsG Oteborgs Universitet (Other Contributor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12856260M
    ISBN 109187380617
    ISBN 109789187380617

    The book Crafting Selves: Power, Gender, and Discourses of Identity in a Japanese Workplace, Dorinne K. Kondo is published by University of Chicago Press.   As such, discourse, power, and knowledge are intimately connected, and work together to create hierarchies. Some discourses come to dominate the mainstream (dominant discourses), and are considered truthful, normal, and right, while others are marginalized and stigmatized, and considered wrong, extreme, and even dangerous.

    Buy Gender & Discourse by Deborah Tannen, PhD online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Collect Rare and Out-of-Print Books. As one of the premier rare book sites on the Internet, Alibris has thousands of rare books, first editions, and signed books available. For this new work, Tannen.   This chapter shows that when women in the family talk about conflicts between work and family in a range of contexts, they are not merely concerned with who does what in the household but are engaged in a personal struggle between their parental and professional identities as they attempt to reconcile competing discourses of gender relations. When these women talk about work and family, .

    discourses, representation of women in anti-colonial and postcolonial discourses with particular reference to the work of women writers. The postcolonial feminist critics raise a number of conceptual, methodological and political problems involved in the study of representation of gender. Fagan, C. () ‘ Time, Money and the Gender Order: Work Orientations and Working-Time Preferences in Britain ’, Gender, Work and Organization 8(3): – Google Scholar | Crossref Feldman, D. C. () ‘ Managers’ Propensity to Work Longer Hours a Multilevel Analysis ’, Human Resource Management Review 12(3): –


Share this book
You might also like
Buddhism in Mathura

Buddhism in Mathura

Women and men in the church

Women and men in the church

Joseph and the king of Egypt

Joseph and the king of Egypt

For Wiktor Weintraub

For Wiktor Weintraub

theology of Reinhold Niebuhr.

theology of Reinhold Niebuhr.

Daily secrets of Christian living

Daily secrets of Christian living

A book of tales

A book of tales

Standard Sql Relational Database Language Guide and Reference

Standard Sql Relational Database Language Guide and Reference

Thelytoky in the Trichogramma minutum Riley (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) complex from Zeiraphera canadensis

Thelytoky in the Trichogramma minutum Riley (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) complex from Zeiraphera canadensis

Draft Eleventh Five Year Plan, 2007-12 and annual plan, 2007-08

Draft Eleventh Five Year Plan, 2007-12 and annual plan, 2007-08

Ramp safety practices

Ramp safety practices

Calendars of Lincoln wills

Calendars of Lincoln wills

Careers in the international legal field

Careers in the international legal field

Gender Discourses at Work by Gunilla Blomqvist Download PDF EPUB FB2

" Gendered Talk at Work offers rich empirical texture to support subtle and careful analysis of gender in workplace talk. Janet Holmes’s highly readable yet theoretically sophisticated book will be required reading not just for sociolinguists but for everyone interested in promoting gender equity in employment."Cited by: Despite the inroads made by women in the professions, the glass ceiling remains a persistent barrier to their career progression.

Using a range of interactional sociolinguistic data this publication investigates the crucial role that gendered discourses play in perpetuating workplace gender inequalities.

Table of contents (8 chapters). " Gendered Talk at Work offers rich empirical texture to support subtle and careful analysis of gender in workplace talk. Janet Holmes’s highly readable yet theoretically sophisticated book will be required reading not just for sociolinguists but for everyone interested in promoting gender equity in employment."5/5(1).

This collection of essays focuses on issues related to gender at the intersection of religious discourses in antiquity. To that end, an array of traditions is analyzed with the aim of more fully situating the construction and representation of gender in Cited by: 1.

This book makes use of feminist critical discourse analysis to understand the effect of post-feminist and neo-liberal influences in the media and culture on discourses surrounding women, work, and professional identities in an Asian sociocultural : Palgrave Pivot.

Gendered Gender Discourses at Work book at Work examines how women and men negotiate their gender identities as well as their professional roles in everyday workplace communication. written accessibly by one of the field’s foremost researchers explores the ways in which gender contributes to the interpretation of meaning in workplace interaction uses original and insightfully analyzed data to focus on the ways in which both women and men draw on gendered discourse resources to enact a range of workplace.

About the Author STEPHANIE SCHNURR is Assistant Professor at the School of English at the University of Hong Kong.

Her main research interest is the sociolinguistic and discursive performance of leadership and gender at work, and in particular the multiple functions and strategic uses of humour in workplace by:   About this book Gendered Talk at Work examines how women and men negotiate their gender identities as well as their professional roles in everyday workplace communication.

written accessibly by one of the field’s foremost researchers explores the ways in which gender contributes to the interpretation of. : Crafting Selves: Power, Gender, and Discourses of Identity in a Japanese Workplace (): Kondo, Dorinne K.: BooksReviews: 9.

Employing a discourse analytical approach this book focuses on the under-researched strategy of humour to illustrate how discursive performances of leadership are influenced by gender and workplace culture.

Far from being a superfluous strategy that distracts from business, humour performs a myriad of important functions in the workplace context. Reviewed in the United States on Ma Gender and Discourse is not the easiest read, but if you like the nitty gritty, this is a fascinating book.

If you don't, I would recommend her book You Just Don't Understand which is on the same topic but Reviews: 9. Gendered Talk at Work examines how women and men negotiate their gender identities as well as their professional roles in everyday workplace communication.

written accessibly by one of the field’s foremost researchers explores the ways in which gender contributes to the interpretation of meaning in workplace interaction uses original and insightfully analyzed data to focus on the ways in Reviews: 1.

Human discourse is one of several interactive, communicative mediums individuals wittingly and unwittingly manipulate in their effort to configure organizational power dynamics, relationships and identities.

As an active, vital force in the social. Gendered Talk at Work examines how women and men negotiate their gender identities as well as their professional roles in everyday workplace communication. written accessibly by one of the field's foremost researchers. explores the ways in which gender contributes /5(25).

A "discourse" is a particular way of talking about a subject-- it contains meanings that are understood by groups of people or by a particular culture. For example, there is a "discourse" about illegal immigrants, or a "discourse" about mental illness.

The discourse contains particular ideological beliefs. In How to Have Impossible Conversations, Peter Boghossian and James Lindsay guide you through the straightforward, practical, conversational techniques necessary for every successful conversation — whether the issue is climate change, religious faith, gender identity, race, poverty, immigration, or gun control.

Boghossian and Lindsay teach the subtle art of instilling doubts and opening minds. It calls for a reconception of gender discourse and the categories on which such study relies.

More than that, the book lays bare the hidden assumptions in the ways these different cultures think. A truly comparative sociology of an African culture and the Western tradition, it will change the way African studies and gender studies proceed.

Now, in Gender and Discourse, Tannen has gathered together six of her scholarly essays, including her newest and previously unpublished work in which language and gender are examined through the lens of "sex-class-linked" patterns, rather than "sex-linked" patterns/5(3).

Discourses of gender unfold not only in explicit talk about gender, but in talk about things (like burnt toast) that may be grafted on to gender. If enough people joke together continually about men’s ineptness in the kitchen, women’s role as cooks takes center stage, along with men’s incompetence in the kitchen.

This collection of essays focuses on issues related to gender at the intersection of religious discourses in antiquity. To that end, an array of traditions is analyzed with the aim of more fully situating the construction and representation of gender in early Christian, Jewish and Greco-Roman argumentation.

A significant portion of gender discourse studies analyzes the difference between how women and men themselves use language. Much use of the word discourse in the late 20th and early 21st centuries was influenced by the work of the French philosopher Michel Foucault, who defined the use of language and other sign systems as a means to control.Gender and Discourse brings together European, American and Australian traditions of research.

Through an analysis of a range of `real' data, the contributors demonstrate the relevance of these theoretical and methodological insights for gender research in particular and social practice in general.

[the book] is a carefully balanced volume.The first collection to bring together well-known scholars writing from feminist perspectives within Critical Discourse Analysis.

The theoretical structure of CDA is illustrated with empirical research from a range of locations (from Europe to Asia; the USA to Australasia) and domains (from parliament to the classroom; the media to the workplace).