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The Resource Public discourses of gay men, Paul Baker

Public discourses of gay men, Paul Baker

Label
Public discourses of gay men
Title
Public discourses of gay men
Statement of responsibility
Paul Baker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Queer linguistics has only recently developed as an area of study; however academic interest in this field is rapidly increasing. Despite its growing appeal, many books on 'gay language' focus on private conversation and small communities. As such, Public Discourses of Gay Men represents an important corrective, by investigating a variety of sources in the public domain. A broad range of material, including tabloid newspaper articles, political debates on homosexual law and erotic narratives are used in order to analyse the language surrounding homosexuality. Bringing together quee
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baker, Paul
Dewey number
427/.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PE3727.G39
LC item number
B353 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge advances in corpus linguistics
Series volume
8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gay men
  • Gay men
  • English language
  • Homosexuels masculins
  • Homosexuels masculins
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • Gay men
  • Great Britain
  • Homosexualität
  • Sprache
  • Korpus
  • Corpuslinguïstiek
  • Homoseksualiteit
  • Englisch
Label
Public discourses of gay men, Paul Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-260) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 What can I do with a naked corpus? -- chapter 2 Unnatural Acts: the House of Lords debates on gay male law reform -- chapter 3 Flamboyant, predatory, self-confessed homosexual: discourse prosodies in the British tabloid press -- chapter 4 'True Man' and 'McFairyland': gay identities in an American sitcom -- chapter 5 'No effeminates please': discourses of gay men's personal adverts -- chapter 6 As big as a beercan: a comparative keyword analysis of lesbian and gay male erotic narratives -- chapter 7 Making safer sex sexy: border crossing, informalisation and gay identity in sexual health documentation -- chapter 8 Conclusion
Control code
252817076
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134271573
Lccn
2004061379
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252817076
Label
Public discourses of gay men, Paul Baker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-260) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 What can I do with a naked corpus? -- chapter 2 Unnatural Acts: the House of Lords debates on gay male law reform -- chapter 3 Flamboyant, predatory, self-confessed homosexual: discourse prosodies in the British tabloid press -- chapter 4 'True Man' and 'McFairyland': gay identities in an American sitcom -- chapter 5 'No effeminates please': discourses of gay men's personal adverts -- chapter 6 As big as a beercan: a comparative keyword analysis of lesbian and gay male erotic narratives -- chapter 7 Making safer sex sexy: border crossing, informalisation and gay identity in sexual health documentation -- chapter 8 Conclusion
Control code
252817076
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134271573
Lccn
2004061379
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252817076

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