Abe, Hideko. 2010. Queer Japanese: Gender and sexual identities through linguistic practices. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
Allison, Anne. 1994. Nightwork: Sexuality, pleasure, and corporate masculinity in a Tokyo hostess club. Chicago & London: University of Chicago Press.
Allison, Anne. 1998. Cutting the fringes: Pubic hair at the margins of Japanese censorship laws. In Alf Hiltebeitel & Barbara D. Miller (eds.), Hair: Its power and meaning in Asian culture, 195-218. Albany: State University of New York Press.
Backhaus, Peter. 2005. Signs of multilingualism in Tokyo: A diachronic look at the linguistic landscape. International Journal of the Sociology of Language 175-176. 103-121.
Backhaus, Peter. 2006. Multilingualism in Tokyo: A look into the linguistic landscape. International Journal of Multilingualism 3(1). 52-66.
Backhaus, Peter. 2007. ALPHABET Ante Portas: How English text invades Japanese public space. Visible Language 41(1). 70-87.
Baker, Paul. 2008. Sexed texts: Language, gender and sexuality. London: Equinox.
Barnes, Bradley & Maki Yamamoto. 2008. Exploring international cosmetics advertising in Japan. Journal of Marketing Management 24(3-4). 299-316.
Bartal, Orl. 2013. Text as image in Japanese advertising typography design. Design Issues
Beddard, Phil & Jon Savage. 1995. Highflyers: Clubravepartyart. London: Booth-Clibborn Editions.
Bessatsu Takarajima 64. 1987. Onna o aisuru onnatachi no monogatari (Stories of women who love women). Tokyo: JICC Shuppankyoku.
Cameron, Deborah. 1985. Feminism and linguistic theory. London: Macmillan.
Chalmers, Sharon. 2002. Emerging lesbian voices from Japan. Richmond, UK: Curzon. Chigar, Don K. & Marou Izumo. 1997. Kuia uebu kurieishon (‘Creating queer waves’). Gendai Shiso 27(5). 110-116.
Cook, Haruko M. 1996. Japanese language socialization: Indexing the modes of self. Discourse Processes 22. 171-197.
Cook, Haruko. M. 2013. A scientist or salesman? Identity construction through referent honorifics on a Japanese shopping channel program. Multilingua 32(2). 177-202. Crenshaw, Kimberle Williams. 1991. Mapping the margins: Intersectionality, identity politics, and violence against women of color. Stanford Law Review 43(6). 1241-1299.
Du Bois, John W. 2007. The stance triangle. In Robert Englebretson (ed.), Stancetaking in discourse: Subjectivity, evaluation, interaction, 137-182. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
Dunn, Cynthia Dickel. 2010. Information structure and discourse stance in a monologic “public speaking” register of Japanese. Journal of Pragmatics 42(7). 1890-1911. Edelman, Lee. 2004. No future: Queer theory and the death drive. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Ehrlich, Susan (ed.). 2007. Language and gender volume II—Foundational debates 2: Is language sexist? New York: Routledge.
Fairclough, Norman. 1989. Language and power. Essex, UK: Longman.
Fairclough, Norman. 1994. The authority of the consumer. In Russell Keat, Nigel Whiteley, & Nicholas Abercrombie (eds.), Conversationalization of public discourse and the authority of the consumer, 235-249. London & New York: Routledge.
Fairclough, Norman. 2001. Language and power, 2nd edn. Essex, UK: Longman.
Frank, Francice, Harriet Wattman, & Frank Ashen. 1983. Language and the sexes. Albany: State University of New York Press.
Freeman, Elizabeth. 2010. Time binds: Queer temporalities, queer histories. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Gottlieb, Nanette. 2009. Language on the internet in Japan. In Gerard Goggin & Mark McLelland (eds.), Internationalizing internet studies. New York: Routledge.
Gottlieb, Nanette. 2010. Playing with language in E-Japan: Old wine in new bottles Journal of Japanese Studies 30(3). 393-407.
Gottlieb, Nanette. 2011. Technology and the writing system in Japan. In Patrick Heinrich & Christian Galan (eds.), Language life in Japan: Transformations and prospects, 140-153. Abingdon, Oxon, UK: Routledge.
Halberstam, Judith. 2005. In a queer time and place: Transgender bodies, subcultural lives. New York: New York University Press.
Iedema, Rick. 2003. Multimodality, resemiotization: Extending the analysis of discourse as multi-semiotic practice. Visual Communication 2(1). 29-57.
Iino, Yuriko. 2006. The politics of “disregarding”: Addressing Zainichi issues within the lesbian community in Japan. Journal of Lesbian Studies 10(3-4). 69-85.
Iino, Yuriko. 2008. Rezubian de aru “watashitachi” no sutori (‘“Our” story as lesbians’). Tokyo: Seikatsu-shoin.
Ingram, Gordon B., Anne-Marie Bouthillette, & Yolanda Retter. 1997. Lost in space: Queer theory and community activism at the fin-de-millenaire. In Gordon B. Ingram, Anne-Marie Bouthillette, & Yolanda Retter (eds.), Queers in space: Claiming the urban landscape, 3-15. San Francisco: Bay Press Incorporated.
Izumo, Marou, Yoshiko Tsuzura, Minako Hara, & Kumiko Ochiya (trans. by James Welker). 2007. Japan’s lesbian movement: Looking back on where we came from. In Mark McLelland, James Welker, & Katsuhiko Suganuma (eds.), Queer voices from Japan: First-person narratives from Japan’s sexual minorities, 195-223. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Jaffe, Alexandra. 2009. Introduction: The sociolinguistics of stance. In Alexandra Jaffe (ed.), Stance: Sociolinguistic perspectives, 3-28. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Katagiri, Yasuhiro. 2007. Dialogue functions of Japanese sentence-final particles “yo” and “ne.” Journal of Pragmatics 39. 1313-1323.
Kataoka, Kuniyoshi. 2003. Form and function of emotive pictorial signs in casual letter writing. Written Language & Literacy 6(1). 1-29.
Kinsella, Sharon. 2005. Black faces, witches, and racism against girls. In Laura Miller & Jan Bardsley (eds.), Bad girls of Japan, 143-157. Basingstoke & New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
Kress, Gunther & Theo Van Leeuwen. 1996. Reading images: The grammar of visual design. London & New York: Routledge.
Kuppens, An H. 2009. English in advertising: Generic intertextuality in a globalizing media environment. Applied Linguistics 31(1). 115-135.
Lalonde, Amanda. 2014. Buddy Esquire and the early hip hop flyer. Popular Music
Lakoff, Robin. 1975. Language and woman’s place. New York: Harper & Row.
Lee, Duck-Young. 2007. Involvement and the Japanese interactive particles ne and yo. Journal of Pragmatics 39. 363-388.
Loehwing, Melanie & Jeff Motter. 2012. Cultures of circulation: Utilizing co-cultures and counterpublics in intercultural new media research. China Media Research 8(4). 29-38. Mackie, Vera. 1992. Feminism and the media in Japan. Japanese Studies 12(2). 23-31.
Maree, Claire. 2007. Hatsuwasha no gengo sotorateji toshite no negoshieshon koi (‘Negotiation as a linguistic strategy of speakers’). Tokyo: Hituzi Shobo.
Maree, Claire. 2013. “One-kotoba” ron (‘On “one-kotoba”’). Tokyo: Seidosha.
Maree, Claire. 2014. Queer women’s culture and history in Japan. In Mark McLelland & Vera Mackie (eds.), The Routledge handbook of sexuality studies in East Asia, 230-243. London & New York: Routledge.
Maynard, Senko K. 2004. Poetics of style mixture: Emotivity, identity, and creativity in Japanese writings. Poetics 32(5). 387-409.
Martyna, Wendy. 1980. Beyond the “he/man” approach: The case for nonsexist language. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 5(3). 482-493.
McLelland, Mark. 2004. From sailor-suits to sadists: “Lesbos love” as reflected in Japan’s postwar “perverse press.” U.S.-Japan Women’s Journal 27. 3-26.
Milani, Tommaso. 2013a. Expanding the queer linguistic scene: Multimodality, space and sexuality at a South African university. Journal of Language and Sexuality 2(2). 206-234.
Milani, Tommaso. 2013b. Whither linguistic landscapes? The sexed facets of ordinary signs. Tilburg Papers in Culture Studies 53. 1-34.
Miller, Laura. 2004. Those naughty teenage girls: Japanese kogals, slang, and media assessments. Journal of Linguistic Anthropology 14(2). 225-247.
Miller, Laura. 2011. Subversive script and novel graphs in Japanese girls’ culture. Language & Communication 31(1). 16-26.
Miyake, Kazuko. 2007. How young Japanese express their emotions visually in mobile phone messages: A sociolinguistic analysis. Japanese Studies 27. 53-72.
Mukherjee, Dhrubodhi & Dalia Chowdhury. 2012. What do the flyers say? Embedded “Orientalist” constructions in social work study abroad programs in the United States. International Social Work 57(6). 576-89.
Munakata, Mayumi. 1997, June 30. Flyer report 2: MONALISA at Delight. Shukan Asuki.
Nakamura, Momoko. 2004. “Let’s dress a little girlishly” or “conquer short pants”: Constructing gendered communities in fashion magazines for young people. In Shigeko Okamoto & Janet S. Shibamoto Smith (eds.), Japanese language, gender, and ideology: Cultural models and real people, 131-147. Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press.
Nishimura, Yukiko. 2003. Linguistic innovations and interactional features of casual online communication in Japanese. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 9. doi: 10.1111/j.1083-6101.2003.tb00356.x.
Nishimura, Yukiko. 2008. Aspects of Japanese computer-mediated communication. Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK: Sheffield Hallam University PhD dissertation.
Okamoto, Shigeko. 1995. Pragmaticization of meaning in some sentence-final particles in Japanese. In Masayoshi Shibatani & Sandra Thompson (eds.), Essays in semantics and pragmatics: In honor of Charles J. Filmore, 219-246. Amsterdam & Philadelphia: John Benjamins.
OED Online. 2014. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (December 10, 2014.)
Rausch, Anthony S. P. 2008. Place branding in rural Japan: Cultural commodities as local brands. Branding & Public Diplomacy 4(2). 136-146.
Salter, Rebecca. 2006. Japanese popular prints: From votive slips to playing cards. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.
Sawabe, Hitomi. 2008. The symbolic tree of lesbianism in Japan: An overview of lesbian activist history and literary works. In Barbara Summerhawk & Kimberly Hughes (eds.), Sparkling rain: And other fiction from Japan of women who love women, 6-32. Chicago: New Victoria Publishers.
Scollon, Ron. 1997. Handbills, tissues, and condoms: A site of engagement for the construction of identity in public discourse. Journal of Sociolinguistics 1(1). 39-61.
Sebba, Mark. 2009. Sociolinguistic approaches to writing systems research. Writing Systems Research 1(1). 35-49.
Seeley, Christopher. 2000. A history of writing in Japan. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.
Shibamoto Smith, Janet S. & David L. Schmidt. 1996. Variability in written Japanese: Towards a sociolinguistics of script choice. Visible Language 30(1). 47-71.
Spender, Dale. 1980. Man made language. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul.
Takeyama, Akiko. 2010. Intimacy for sale: Masculinity, entrepreneurship, and commodity self in Japan’s neoliberal situation. Japanese Studies 20(2). 231-246.
Talbot, Mary. 1992. The construction of gender in a teenage magazine. In Norman Fairclough (ed.), Critical language awareness, 74-99. Harlow, Essex, UK: Longman.
Talbot, Mary. 1995. A synthetic sisterhood: False friends in a teenage magazine. In Kira Hall & Mary Bucholtz (eds.), Gender articulated: Language and the socially constructed self, 143-165. London & New York: Routledge.
Tranter, Nicolas. 2008. Nonconventional script choice in Japan. International Journal of the Sociology of Language 192. 133-151.
Warner, Michael. 2002. Publics and counterpublics. New York: Zone Books.
Welker, James. 2010. Telling her story: Narrating a Japanese lesbian community. Journal of Lesbian Studies 14(4). 359-380.
Young, Laurie. 2011. The marketer’s handbook: Reassessing marketing techniques for modern business. Chichester, UK & Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.