Personal pronouns in present-day English / Katie Wales

Author(s): Wales, Katie
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Subjects: English language--Pronoun
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge [England] : New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996
Series: Studies in English language
LC Classification: P, PE
Physical Description: xvii, 234 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
List of abbreviations and symbols
1. Personal pronouns: definitions and descriptions 1
2. Pronouns, anaphora and discourse 21
3. You and me, them and us: the politics of pronouns 50
4. Between you and I: problems of case 85
5. No one's sexist, are they? The problem of 'generic he' 110
6. 'English as she is spoken': pronouns and personification 134
7. Possessives and reflexives: current trends 166
Conclusion: towards the millennium and beyond - personal pronouns in the twenty-first century 197
Notes 199
References 213
Index 225
Notes: LCCN: 95035080
ISBN: 0521471028 (hardback)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-224) and index
OCLC Number: 32893216
ISBN/ISSN: 0521471028