Tension Between Language And Gender

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In fact there are many possible relationships, intersections and tensions between language and gender . there is no specific field to determine these relations. If we had this issue from all aspects of language we will find that it is very related and connected. It political , methodological as well as phonological background.
The historic background Constructing gender "Sex vs. Gender At first we need to shed the light on that aspect of talking and dealing with language and gender.
Sex: biological categorization based primarily on reproductive potential
Gender: social elaboration of biological sex – gender as social construction

For all what mentioned, we found that language and gender is a very complicated topic which
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It is, as Coates describes, the most current approach to language and gender. Instead of speech falling into a natural gendered category, the dynamic nature and multiple factors of an interaction help a socially appropriate gendered construct. As such, West and Zimmerman[15] describe these constructs as "doing gender" instead of the speech itself necessarily being classified in a particular category. This is to say that these social constructs, while affiliated with particular genders, can be utilized by speakers as they see fit. Language and Gender
The language of men and women often, there are obvious differences between the language typically used by women and those used by men. The different words used by men and women are obviously a part of their culture and of a biological difference between them. Moreover ,there is no determine explanation whether we are talking about the differences biologically or culturally. In past years, many people have expressed various opinions on the terms "sex" and "gender", although in ordinary usage these terms overlap.
The definition of the Dictionary
In The American Heritage dictionary, we can find the definition of gender
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According to a series of studies (reviewed in Holloway et al. 1993), the corpus callosum of females is on average larger when adjusted for total brain size, especially in the posterior portion known as the splenium. Brain size tends to track body size, and so male brains are on average larger. The average size of the corpus callosum in adult females is apparently roughly the same as in males, but it is larger in proportion to total brain size. Some researchers have argued that the differences are not so much in size but in three-dimensional tissue distribution, with the female splenium more bulbous and thus more concentrated in the midline, where section areas may be most easily
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