The following guidelines for the non-sexist use of language are excerpted from the American Philosophical Association webpage by the same name.

Summary of Guidelines for the Nonsexist Use of Language

When constructing examples and theories, remember to include those human activities, interests, and points of view which traditionally have been associated with females.

Eliminate the generic use of 'he' by:

Eliminate the generic use of 'man':

Eliminate sexism when addressing persons formally by:

Eliminate sexual stereotyping of roles by: