Talking about People PDF ePub eBook

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Talking about People free pdf In this reference guide, Rosalie Maggio offers thousands of alternatives for outdated, stereotypical and damaging language. This substantially updated and expanded version of Maggio's earlier work, "The Dictionary of Bias-Free Usage", also covers numerous words and phrases that were not even part of our language as little as five years ago. This reference guide should merit a place next to the dictionary and thesaurus of all who are sensitive to the use of fair and accurate language, helping them make an informed judgement when choosing words to describe people in terms of their age, sex, employment, economic status, religion, lifestyle, ethnic background or disability.

About Rosalie Maggio

ROSALIE MAGGIO has been a professional writer and editor for 25 years. She has edited for a college textbook, a university magazine, and trade publishers. She is the author of several books including The Dictionary of Bias-Free Usage (first published in 1987 by Oryx Press as The Nonsexist Word Finder: A Dictionary of Gender-Free Usage.) and the popular book How to Say It. Ms. Maggio has won numerous book awards.

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Author : Rosalie Maggio
Publisher : Greenwood Press
Data Published : 09 October 1997
ISBN : 1573560693
EAN : 9781573560696
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 448 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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