Title: Language Aggression against Women

Guest editor: Dr. Patricia Bou-Franch


Table of contents:

An Introduction to Language Aggression against Women

Patricia Bou-Franch



Rape is rape (except when it’s not): The media, recontextualisation and violence against women

Frederick Attenborough

De-authorizing rape narrators: Stance, taboo and privatizing the public secret

Shonna Trinch

Gender ideology and social identity processes in online language aggression against women

Patricia Bou-Franch and Pilar Garces-Conejos Blitvich

The linguistic representation of gender violence in (written) media discourse: The term ‘woman’ in Spanish contemporary newspapers

Jose Santaemilia and Sergio Maruenda

Public/Private language aggression against women: Tweeting rage and intimate partner violence

Kristin L. Anderson and Jill Cermele