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Published: 04 October 2016

320 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198723752

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How Gender Shapes the World

Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald

  • Offers a clear definition of the three types of gender discussed: linguistic, social, and natural
  • Contains extensive cross-linguistic data as well as anecdotes from the author's own fieldwork
  • Combines linguistic approaches with anthropology, sociology, and gender studies

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