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The Resource Vicarious language : gender and linguistic modernity in Japan, Miyako Inoue

Vicarious language : gender and linguistic modernity in Japan, Miyako Inoue

Label
Vicarious language : gender and linguistic modernity in Japan
Title
Vicarious language
Title remainder
gender and linguistic modernity in Japan
Statement of responsibility
Miyako Inoue
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This highly original study provides an entirely new critical perspective on the central importance of ideas about language in the reproduction of gender, class, and race divisions in modern Japan. Focusing on a phenomenon commonly called "women's language," in modern Japanese society, Miyako Inoue considers the history and social effects of this language form. Drawing on ethnographic fieldwork in a contemporary Tokyo corporation to study the everyday linguistic experience of white-collar females office workers and on historical research from the late nineteenth century to 1930, she calls into
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Inoue, Miyako
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asia--local studies/global themes
Series volume
11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Japanese language
  • Femmes
  • Japonais (Langue)
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Japanese language
  • Women
  • Japan
  • Feminismus
  • Linguistik
  • Japanisch
Label
Vicarious language : gender and linguistic modernity in Japan, Miyako Inoue
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-308) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
ocn558910464
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 323 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520939066
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt42sv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558910464
Label
Vicarious language : gender and linguistic modernity in Japan, Miyako Inoue
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-308) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
ocn558910464
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 323 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520939066
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt42sv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558910464

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