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Does your language influence your perceptions of gender?

How language influences our perceptions of gender – and vice versa

The Marie Curie Initial Training Network "Language, Cognition and Gender" (ITN-LCG) investigates the various relationships between language and gender representations. In that way, the work investigates what happens and how certain features of languages and language use influence gender equality in societies, social behaviour towards the sexes, and how gender equality can be promoted through the use of gender-fair language. For more information please visit

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