Chapter 3. Relational Practice - Not Just Women's Work

  1. Janet Holmes

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470754863.ch3

Gendered Talk at Work: Constructing Social Identity Through Workplace Interaction

Gendered Talk at Work: Constructing Social Identity Through Workplace Interaction

How to Cite

Holmes, J. (2006) Relational Practice - Not Just Women's Work, in Gendered Talk at Work: Constructing Social Identity Through Workplace Interaction, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470754863.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405117586

Online ISBN: 9780470754863

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Keywords:

  • relational practice;
  • feminine;
  • facilitation;
  • mutual empowering;
  • social talk

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Different Aspects of RP in the Workplace

  • Preserving

  • Mutual Empowering or Off-record Mentoring

  • Creating Team

  • RP as a Gendered Resource in Workplace Interaction

  • RP and Masculinity: Alternative Ways of Doing RP?

  • Creating Team and Small-talk

  • Creating Team and Humour

  • Creating Team and Giving Approval

  • Conclusion