A Sociopragmatic Study of Feminism: A theoretical Perspective of Feminist Discourse


  • Shahad Kareem Hadi University of Kufa, faculty of Art
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Hasan Hadi Mahdi University of Kufa - College of Arts




Sociopramatics, Pragmatics, Sociolinguistics, power, Feminism


The current paper is an attempt to approach feminism in Sociopragmatic structures. It pragmatically tackles  feminism in this  feminist work. Consequently, it aims to:  explain the socio-pragmatic structure of feminist discourse that is the socio-pragmatic  elements of which the feminist discourse of the  theortical wor under  study is composed; identify the most frequently  socio-pragmatic straetgies that are made use of feminism depicted in  the  work under study;To fulfil the aims of this study in which it is hypothesized that Speech acts, deixis, presupposition, conversational implicatures and politeness are the major pragmatic  strategies of the feminist discourse of the novel under investigation. Moreover ,Sexism, power, domiance, gender elements are the crucial sociolinguistic elements that construct the sociolinguistic construct of the feminist discourse . Finally , there are some interrelationship between pragmatics and sociolinguistics to find the  overall feminist veiw .


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How to Cite

Hadi , S., and H. Mahdi. “A Sociopragmatic Study of Feminism: A Theoretical Perspective of Feminist Discourse”. Kufa Journal of Arts, vol. 1, no. 55, Mar. 2023, pp. 659-73, doi:10.36317/kaj/2023/v1.i55.11203.