Women keeping own name 6 gender has important

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Women keeping own name 6) Gender has important implications for the concepts of frames Gender II 1) In terms of the universality of the differences between male and female speech, one possible explanation is the “two cultures” model 2) In Sumba, there are important differences between men’s and women’s speech 3) Parallel constructions occur when one line or segment of talk structures the section that follows. 4) During divination rites, women remain largely silent, but during placation rites, the
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women provide a crucial supporting role in keeping the emotional power of the rite moving along. Women also give voice to the motions of the immediate community. 5) Male speech shows continuity with the past, and the way their kinship system defines descent according to the male. Marriage in Weyewa is “move the woman” 6) Is male domination of language a human universal? The arguments of Nancy Chodorow 7) How do we think of the term “ domination”? Is it conversational? Material? Economic? 8) Hall: How can we call women’s speech “dominated” when phone sex workers are using it to make a buck? Distinction between sex and gender ● Sexbiological distinction between men and female ● Over emphasizing the biological as a downside can led to all kinds of wacky statements ● Biology dictates aspects of human behavior (myth) ● Myriad differences how sex is handle in different cultures
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