The Handbook of Nonsexist Writing
"The standard book on nonsexist writing recommended by The Chicago Manual of Style 'for useful and sensible suggestions on how to avoid sexist connotations [in writing], ' which is used in college English courses, by publishing companies and by government agencies, has now been updated."--Back cover.
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Man as a False Generic
The Pronoun Problem
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