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Unspinning the spin : the Women's Media Center guide to fair and accurate language

Rosalie Maggio author Robin Morgan 1941- writer of foreword.; Gloria Steinem writer of foreword. 2014

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  • Title:
    Unspinning the spin : the Women's Media Center guide to fair and accurate language
  • Author: Rosalie Maggio author
  • Robin Morgan 1941- writer of foreword.; Gloria Steinem writer of foreword.
  • Subjects: Nonsexist language -- Dictionaries; Feminism -- 21st century; Feminism; Women -- Attitudes; POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Cultural Policy; SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural; SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture; Electronic books
  • Description: Cover Page; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Writing Guidelines/Introduction; Alphabetical Entries; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z; Acknowledgments; Copyright Page
    The Women's Media Center-founded by Jane Fonda, Gloria Steinem, and Robin Morgan-presents its first comprehensive guide to using accurate, inclusive, creative, and clear language. At a time when language is too often used to "spin" instead of communicate, Unspinning the Spin: The Women's Media Center Guide to Fair and Accurate Language was created to help everyone understand and be understood. Unspinning the Spin offers the convenience of a dictionary, the authority of a usage guide, the helpfulness of a thesaurus, and the wit and wisdom of an entertaining and authoritative teacher of the sub.
  • Publisher: Washington, District of Columbia : The Women's Media Center
  • Creation Date: 2014
  • Format: 1 online resource (864 p.).
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN1-5040-0993-2
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