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              Books by Janet Holmes

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              Gendered Talk at Work: Constructing Gender Identity Through Workplace Discourse

              Gendered Talk at Work: Constructing Gender Identity Through Workplace Discourse (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Holmes, Janet

              • RRP: $82.99
              • $82.99
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              Examines how women and men negotiate their gender identities and their professional roles in workplace communication. This title explores the ways in which gender contributes to the interpretation of meaning in workplace interaction. It provides a resource for constructing gender... identity as one component of our complex socio-cultural identity.
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              ISBN 9781405117593
              Released NZ 7 Jun 2006
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Language and Social Change
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              8 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Women, Men and Politeness
               

              Women, Men and Politeness (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Holmes, Janet

              • RRP: $106.00
              • $106.00
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              Using a range of evidence Janet Holmes examines the distribution and functions of a range of specific verbal politeness strategies in women's and men's speech and discusses the possible reasons for gender differences in this area.

              ISBN 9780582063617
              Released NZ 9 Jan 1995
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Real Language Series
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              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Leadership, Discourse, and Ethnicity
                

              Leadership, Discourse, and Ethnicity (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Holmes, Janet; Marra, Meredith; Vine, Bernadette

              • RRP: $68.99
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              This is the first book in the field of workplace discourse to examine the relationships among leadership, ethnicity, and language use.

              ISBN 9780199730742
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2011
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics
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              Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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              Women, Men and Politeness
                

              Women, Men and Politeness (Hardback)

              By Holmes, Janet

              • RRP: $259.00
              • $259.00
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              Women, Men and Politeness focuses on the specific issue of the ways in which women and men express politeness verbally. Using a range of evidence and a corpus of data collected largely from New Zealand, Janet Holmes examines the distribution and functions of a range of specific v...erbal politeness strategies in women's and men's speech and discusses the possible reasons for gender differences in this area. Data provided on interactional strategies, 'hedges and boosters', compliments and apologies, demonstrates ways in which women's politeness patterns differ from men's, with the implications of these different patterns explored, for women in particular, in the areas of education and professional careers.
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              ISBN 9781138836419
              Released NZ 9 Feb 2015
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Real Language Series
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              Power and Politeness in the Workplace: A Sociolinguistic Analysis of Talk at Work
               

              Power and Politeness in the Workplace: A Sociolinguistic Analysis of Talk at Work (Hardback, 2nd New edition)

              By Holmes, Janet; Stubbe, Maria

              • RRP: $306.00
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              Revised edition of the author's Power and politeness in the workplace: a sociolinguistic analysis of talk at work, published in 2003.

              ISBN 9781138809055
              Released NZ 18 Feb 2015
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Linguistics Classics
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              Q & Eh: Questions and Answers on Language with a Kiwi Twist
                

              Q & Eh: Questions and Answers on Language with a Kiwi Twist (Paperback, [Large Print])

              By Warren, Paul; Bauer, Laurie; Bardsley, Dianne; Holmes, Janet

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $39.99
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              Why is it not wrong to be doubly negative? Where do you place the stress in such words as 'dissect'? Where do 'wowser', 'craw thumper' and where did the 'f - word' come from? Do New Zealanders mangle the English language? Should we say different 'from' or 'to' or 'than'? We use i...t every day, but what is this thing called language, and are there ...
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              ISBN 9781459636613
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2012
              Publisher ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Read How You Want
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              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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              Gendered Talk at Work: Constructing Gender Identity Through Workplace Discourse
               

              Gendered Talk at Work: Constructing Gender Identity Through Workplace Discourse (Hardback)

              By Holmes, Janet

              • RRP: $198.99
              • $198.99
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              Examines how women and men negotiate their gender identities and their professional roles in workplace communication. This title explores the ways in which gender contributes to the interpretation of meaning in workplace interaction. It provides a resource for constructing gender... identity as one component of our complex socio-cultural identity.
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              ISBN 9781405117586
              Released NZ 13 Dec 2007
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Language and Social Change
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              Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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              Power and Politeness in the Workplace: A Sociolinguistic Analysis of Talk at Work
               

              Power and Politeness in the Workplace: A Sociolinguistic Analysis of Talk at Work (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By Holmes, Janet; Stubbe, Maria

              • RRP: $106.00
              • $106.00
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              Revised edition of the author's Power and politeness in the workplace: a sociolinguistic analysis of talk at work, published in 2003.

              ISBN 9781138809062
              Released NZ 5 Feb 2015
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Linguistics Classics
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              Negotiating Boundaries at Work: Talking and Transitions
                

              Negotiating Boundaries at Work: Talking and Transitions (Hardback)

              Edited by Angouri, Jo; Marra, Meredith; Holmes, Janet

              • RRP: $271.50
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              This volume brings together a range of scholars from different disciplinary areas in the field, examining the challenges of transition into a (new) workplace, team or community, as well as transitions within different professional communities.

              ISBN 9781474403139
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2017
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              An Introduction to Sociolinguistics
               

              An Introduction to Sociolinguistics (Hardback, 5th New edition)

              By Holmes, Janet; Wilson, Nick

              • RRP: $224.00
              • $224.00
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              In this classic introductory work, Janet Holmes and Nick Wilson examine the role of language in a variety of social contexts, considering both how language works and how it can be used to signal and interpret various aspects of social identity. Divided into three sections, this b...ook explains basic sociolinguistic concepts in the light of classic approaches as well as introducing more recent research. This fifth edition has been revised and updated throughout using key concepts and examples to guide the reader through this fascinating area, including: * New material on identity that reflects the latest research * A brand new Companion Website that will be fully cross-referenced within this book and featuring video and audio materials and links to useful websites. * Updated and revised examples and exercises that will include new material from around the world * Fully updated further reading and references sections. An Introduction to Sociolinguistics is an essential introductory text for all students of sociolinguistics and a splendid point of reference for students of English language studies, linguistics and applied linguistics.
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              ISBN 9781138845008
              Released NZ 7 Feb 2017
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Learning About Language
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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