Guidelines on gender-neutral language

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Annie Desprez-Bouanchaud
Janet Doolaege
Lydia Ruprecht
Publisher: 
UNESCO
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Paris, France

Provides alternatives to commonly used words and phrases that exclude women, that are ambiguous, where it is not clear whether the author means one or both sexes, and stereotypical, where the writing conveys unsupported or biased connotations about sex roles and identity. This booklet also includes some definitions of terms used in connection with the advancement of women and women's rights, and suggestions for further reading.

ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.D47 1999