Gender Inclusive Language

Gender inclusive or gender neutral language does not associate a gender with the individual who is being discussed.

Gender Inclusive

Generic occupational titles like administratordoctorlawyernurse and secretary apply to both men and women. It is easier to see that these jobs can be done by a person of any gender when using gender inclusive or gender neutral language.

Gendered Occupations

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