Chapter 5. Contest, Challenge and Complaint - Gendered Discourse?

  1. Janet Holmes

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470754863.ch5

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) Contest, Challenge and Complaint - Gendered Discourse?, in Gendered Talk at Work: Constructing Social Identity Through Workplace Interaction, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470754863.ch5

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:

  • discourse;
  • challenge;
  • leadership;
  • disagreement;
  • negotiation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Conflict Talk and Gender

  • Disagreement and Gendered Discourse

  • Conflict Avoidance

  • Negotiation:Working Through Conflict

  • Resolution by Fiat: Imposing a Decision

  • Refusals