Code Switching and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
Buy Used
$5.00
FREE Shipping on orders over $35.
Used: Very Good | Details
Sold by Peggies Pages
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: This is a new book with a remainder mark on bottom edge. Pages are bright and crisp and cover is in very good condition.
Add to Cart
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more

Code Switching: How to Talk So Men Will Listen Paperback


See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from Collectible from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Paperback
"Please retry"
$3.75 $0.01

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought

NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

Image
Looking for the Audiobook Edition?
Tell us that you'd like this title to be produced as an audiobook, and we'll alert our colleagues at Audible.com. If you are the author or rights holder, let Audible help you produce the audiobook: Learn more at ACX.com.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 336 pages
  • Publisher: Alpha (September 1, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1592579264
  • ISBN-13: 978-1592579266
  • Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 5.8 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 13.6 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #853,333 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Editorial Reviews

About the Author

Claire Damken Brown, Ph.D., founder and president of Damken Brown, is a speaker, consultant, author, and senior manager who works on gender issues in the workplace, mentoring, and harassment. Audrey Nelson, Ph.D. is a communication consultant, author, head of a corporate communication company, and former professor.

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, read author blogs, and more.

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5 stars
5 star
6
4 star
0
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
1
See all 7 customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Alexandra N. Schneider on November 19, 2009
Format: Paperback
Working in a male dominated enironment I found this book useful and empowering. After reading the book I feel I communicate with men more effectively, directly and positively. The book takes a modern approach to solving the communication differences between men and women. It is a must have for every business woman
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Walking Beyond on March 21, 2011
Format: Paperback
Code Switching: how to talk so men will listen, is a terrific read for both men and women. Who knew that parents often speak to babies before they are even born using gender specific language and gestures? This book is full of tips and stories of how communication can evolve or devolve between men and women at work and at home. This information is invaluable for both men and women, especially now that women make up almost half of the workforce. Interpersonal relationships in the workplace can increase or decrease productivity and impact the bottom line, so now more than ever managers and leaders need to know how men and women communicate differently and how to recognize and stop non-productive behaviors at work. Informative and entertaining!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
3 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Midwest Book Review on December 11, 2009
Format: Paperback
CODE SWITCHING: HOW TO TALK SO MEN WILL LISTEN offers a method of opening communication lines between the genders, presenting a 'gender code' and common conflicts and outlining strategies based on examples and anecdotes showing how others have used these practices to break stereotypes. From underlying signals sent by common phrases ("are you wearing that?") to negotiating strategies and underlying tensions, CODE SWITCHING is a pick any general lending library will want.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
3 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Jimmie E. Kelly on October 10, 2009
Format: Paperback
Brown and Nelson offer solid communication methods that work both in the corporate world and for smaller business owners. My wife and I run a small business and work together closely. Our primary communication with our contractors is electronic, so these suggestions have proved invaluable! Just a few different "code-switching" words in our emails or on the phone, based on gender, have really been effective. And it's helped with our personal communication style too. Thanks! Jimmie and Kathy Kelly, Personnel Profiles, Inc.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Product Images from Customers

Search
ARRAY(0xa34bdf84)