Catalogue


Vicarious language [electronic resource] : gender and linguistic modernity in Japan /
Miyako Inoue.
imprint
Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, c2006.
description
xvii, 323 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0520245849 (cloth : alk. paper), 0520245857 (pbk. : alk. paper)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, c2006.
isbn
0520245849 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520245857 (pbk. : alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
An echo of national modernity: overhearing "schoolgirl speech" -- Linguistic modernity and the emergence of women's language -- From schoolgirl speech to women's language: consuming indexicality in the Women's magazines, 1890-1930 -- Capitalist modernity, the responsibilized speaking body, and the public mourning of the death of women's language -- "Just stay in the middle": the story of a woman manager -- Defamiliarizing Japanese women's language: strategies and tactics of female office workers.
general note
"A Philip E. Lilienthal book"--P. [i].
catalogue key
11386602
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-308) and index.

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