Publication details [#13796]

Singh, Rajendra and Jayant K. Lele. 1995. Language, Power and Cross-Sex Communication Strategies in Hindi and Indian English Revisited. In Singh, Rajendra, Probal Dasgupta and Jayant K. Lele. Explorations in Indian Sociolinguistics. (Language and Development 2). SAGE Publications. pp. 124–130.
Publication type
Article in book
Publication language
Language as a subject
Person as a subject


In this paper on cross-sex communication strategies, S. and L. criticize Valentine's study on India, where she sees power in a structural-functional manner, rather than in hierarchical terms.