Publication details [#13166]

Makri-Tsilipakou, Marianthi. 1987. Language, the Sexes and the Teacher of English. Journal of Applied Linguistics 3. URL
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Article in journal
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Aristotle University Press


This paper investigates the phenomenon of sexism in language. The author examines the impact of sexism in language teaching. It is suggested that sexism has an effect on teaching methodology, the selection of the teaching materials as well as on the interaction between the teacher and the student.