Argentina University approves use of inclusive language in the thesis

Photo: National University of Patagonia San Juan Bosco.

For Recinos Kriscia

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the National University of Patagonia San Juan Bosco approved the practical work, thesis, monographs or any academic activity may present inclusive language.

The decision was unanimous on the Board and will be officially published on the website of the university for any student can download and print to show teachers who refuse to correct papers or thesis written that way.

The project was presented by Thomas Bobowski, Student Career History. "We got approval from laws that exist, and considering that there are several universities that are using. What it is decided that everyone who wants to use it can do so without suffering any kind of correction or intimidation. It's not mandatory", He told local media.

there are precedents

In November last year, a student's degree in educational psychology from the University of Rio Cuarto presented his thesis with the new form of expression, call: "The referents of parenting and learning experiences in the development of executive functions".

In April this year the First Congress of Inclusive Language was held at the University of La Plata.

Inclusive language has generated much debate, the Royal Academy of the Spanish Language (RAE) She reiterated its rejection.