Discourse analysis as a tool for understanding gender identity, representation, and equality / Nazmunnessa Mahtab, Sara Parker, Farah Kabir, Tania Haque, Aditi Sabur, and Abu Saleh Mohammad Sowad, editors.

  • Hershey : Information Science Reference, [2016]
  • ©2016
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Advances in linguistics and communication studies (ALCS) book series
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"This book provides a thorough analysis of what language use and linguistic expression can teach us about gender identity in addition to current discussions on topics related to women's rights and gender inequality"--Provided by publisher.
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  • Intersections of gender, sex, and power: control over women's bodies and sexuality amongst the Bangladeshi diaspora in Britain / Lubna Ferdowsi
  • Implications of citizenship discourse on female labour force participation: a case study of Bangladeshi women in the UK / Masreka Khan
  • Migration affecting masculinities: the consequences of migration on the construction of masculinities of migrant Bangladeshi men living in the United Kingdom / Abu Saleh Mohammad Sowad
  • Challenges of Iranian women to change the gender discriminatory law / Fariba Parsa
  • The effect of colonialism on the Bangladeshi female immigrant in Britain / J. Sunita Peacock, Shaheen A. Chowdhury
  • Culturally gendered: the institutionalization of men and masculinities in society and corporations / Ben Tran
  • Agency, gender identities, and clothing consumption: the discourse on garment workers / Fatema Rouson Jahan
  • Disparity between boys and girls: concerning sports in secondary level academic institutions / Afsana Islam
  • Permanently temporary: the production of race, class, and gender hierarchies through a study of Canada's temporary foreign worker program / Fariah Chowdhury
  • Equality and differences: some feminist thoughts / Rashida A. Khanum
  • Struggle against ICT-based violence: locating socialization process of young men as a hidden cause of women's vulnerability / Mehbuba Jabin.
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9781522502265 (electronic)
  • 10.4018/978-1-5225-0225-8
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