A STUDY OF THE LINGUISTIC SEXISM IN DAWN NEWSPAPER
Keywords:Gender biased, investigating, prevalent, biased attitude, neutral language
This study which is titled as the study of the analysis of the linguistic sexism in newspapers has an analysis of the sexist instances present in the newspaper articles. The online platform of Dawn news “IMAGES” which is dedicated to the news regarding the show business, food, cultures, music and arts was chosen for this purpose. 10 articles from the dates 26, March 2021 to 29, March 2021 were selected from ‘celebrities’ section to apply Sarah Mill’s feminist stylistic model. The nature of the study was qualitative. The results obtained showed that various degrees of sexist language, not every article had every factor but at the same time there was no such article which was completely void of sexist language. The only absent feature was the generic use of pronouns
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