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Hopper, Robert, Larry G. Coleman and John A. Daly. 1980. Expletives and androgyny. Anthropological Linguistics 22 (3) : 131–137.
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The American cultural norm favoring strong expletive use for men and weak expletive use for women is uniform across males and females, as well as across masculine, feminine and androgynous roles.