Language Learning, Gender and Desire: Japanese Women on the Move

Language Learning, Gender and Desire: Japanese Women on the Move

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For many Japanese women, the English language has never been just another school subject. For them, English is the tool of identity transformation and the means of obtaining what they passionately desire - mobility, the West and its masculinity. Language Learning, Gender and Desire explores Japanese women's passion for learning English and how they negotiate identity and desire in the terrain of racial, sexual and linguistic politics. Drawing on ethnographic data… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: Multilingual Matters (January 22, 2013)

Collection: Critical Language and Literacy Studies

Format: EPUB

Page count: 224 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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