The Handbook of Conversation Analysis

The Handbook of Conversation Analysis

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Presenting a comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of theoretical and descriptive research in the field, The Handbook of Conversation Analysis brings together contributions by leading international experts to provide an invaluable information resource and reference for scholars of social interaction across the areas of conversation analysis, discourse analysis, linguistic anthropology, interpersonal communication, discursive psychology and sociolinguistics. Ideal as an introduction to the field for upper level undergraduates and as an in-depth review of the latest developments for graduate level students and established scholars Five sections outline the history and theory, methods, fundamental concepts, and core contexts in the study of conversation, as well as topics central to conversation analysis Written by international conversation analysis experts, the book covers a wide range of topics and disciplines, from reviewing underlying structures of conversation, to describing conversation analysis' relationship to anthropology, communication, linguistics, psychology, and sociologyThe focus on sequence organization distinguishes CA from other approaches to language and interaction within the social sciences. ... Yet their relationship is not like that of cars in a street lane where a red Ford Focus might be followed by a white Toyota Prius or the other way around. ... 1968)a€”the unit of sequence construction that organizes a great many actions in conversation (Schegloff, 2007b).

Title:The Handbook of Conversation Analysis
Author: Jack Sidnell, Tanya Stivers
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2012-08-10

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