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Published online by Cambridge University Press:  15 October 2021

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In this article, I argue that we need to reconsider some of the stylistic principles that (explicitly or implicitly) govern writing in analytic philosophy. I suggest that the rules are (i) much more difficult to justify than might be thought at first sight; and (ii) may possibly be gendered, given what we know about the reading preferences and writing styles of men and women.

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Copyright © Royal Institute of Philosophy, 2021.

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