Women's Lived Experiences of the Gender Gap: Gender Inequalities from Multiple Global Perspectives

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  • Yang Han University of Shanghai for Science and Technology

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Gender gap, lived experience, interdisciplinary, feminist qualitative research

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Author Biography

Yang Han, University of Shanghai for Science and Technology

Yang HAN is a lecturer in University of Shanghai for Science and Technology. She received her PhD in Foreign Linguistics and Applied Linguistics from Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Her research interests include corpus-based translation studies and critical discourse analysis, especially concerning gender, ideology, nationality, and translation. She's currently working on applications of corpus in the study of English translations of Central political literature and children's literature. She's mainly interested in describing translation features and uncovering the inner workings, ideology, and potential factors influencing the features of translation.

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2022-04-19

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