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Methods in Language and Social Interaction

Methods in Language and Social Interaction

Four Volume Set
Edited by:

October 2008 | 1 688 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
Over the last fifty years a range of perspectives have developed that collectively represent the thriving international and interdisciplinary field of Language and Social Interaction. This field examines the role of language, along with other paraverbal phenomena, in performing social actions and constructing social and interpersonal relationships. This collection brings together for the first time classic studies and more recent investigations using key approaches such as pragmatics, speech act theory, discourse analysis, interactional sociolinguistics, ethnography of communication, ethnomethodology and conversation analysis. Volumes 1 and 2 focus on the main methodological traditions, while Volumes 3 and 4 illustrate questions of the application of methods.

Volume 1: Pragmatics, Discourse Analysis and Sociolinguistics
Volume 2: Ethnography, Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis
Volume 3: Language, Interaction and Social Variables
Volume 4: Embodiment, Modality and Mediation

Volume 1: Pragmatics, Discourse Analysis and SocioLinguistics
Ian Hutchby
Editor's Introduction: The Foundations of Language and Social Interaction
J.L. Austin
1. Performative Utterances
John Searle
2. What is a Speech Act?
H. Paul Grice
3. Logic and Conversation
Robin Lakoff
4. The Logic of Politeness: Or, Minding Your p's and q's
Jerome Bruner
5. The Ontogenesis of Speech Acts
Herbert Clark & Susan Haviland
6. Comprehension and the Given-New Contract
Elinor Ochs
7. Planned and Unplanned Discourse
Livia Polanyi
8. A Formal Model of the Structure of Discourse
Malcolm Coulthard, David Brazil & Martin Montgomery.
9. Developing a Description of Spoken Discourse
Norman Flairclogh
10. Critical and Descriptive Goals in Discourse Analysis
John Gumperz
11. The Speech Community
Jan-Petter Blom & John J. Gumperz
12. Social Meaning in Linguistic Structure: Code Switching in Norway
William Labov
13. Rules for Ritual Insults
Stephen C. Levinson
14. Activity Types and Language
Erving Goffman
15. Felicity's Condition
Volume 2: Ethnography, Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis
Dell Hymes
16. The Ethnography of Speaking
Charles O. Frake
17. How to Ask for a Drink in Subanun
K.H. Basso
18. To Give Up On Words: Silence in Western Apache Culture
Judith Irvine
19. Formality and Informality in Communicative Events
Harold Garfinkel
20. Studies in the Routine Grounds of Everyday Activities
Melvin Pollner
21. The Very Coinage of Your Brain
Dorothy Smith
22. K is Mentally Ill: The Anatomy of a Factual Account
Melvin Pollner & Lynn McDonald-Wikler
23. The Social Construction of Unreality: A Case Study of a Family's Attribution of Competence to a Severely Retarded Child
Harold Garfinkel & Harvey Sacks
24. On Formal Structures of Practical Actions
Harvey Sacks
25. Everyone Has to Lie
Harvey Sacks, Emanuel A. Schegloff & Gail Jefferson
26. A Simplest Systematics for the Organisation of Turn-Taking for Conversation
Robert Hopper
27. Speech, for Instance: The Exemplar in Studies of Conversation
J. Maxwell Atkinson
28. Understanding Formality: Notes on the Categorisation and Production of 'Formal' Interaction
David Greatbatch
29. A Turn-Taking System for British News Interviews
Volume 3: Language, Interaction and Social Variables
Douglas W. Maynard
30. How Children Start Arguments"
Ann Eisenberg & Catherine Garvey
31. Children's Use of Verbal Strategies in Resolving Conflicts
Don Zimmerman and Candace West
32. Sex Roles, Interruptions and Silences in Conversation
Amy Sheldon
33. You Can Be the Baby Brother but You Aren't Born Yet
Julia A. Goldberg
34. Interrupting the Discourse on Interruptions
Deborah Tannen
35. The Machine-Gun Question: An Example of Conversational Style
P. Fishman
36. Interaction: The Work Women Do
Robert Hopper & Curtis LeBaron
37. How Gender Creeps into Talk
Gail Jefferson
38. A Note on Laughter in 'Male-Female' Interaction
Marjorie H. Goodwin
39. He-Said-She-Said: Formal Cultural Procedures for the Construction of a Gossip Dispute Activity
William Labov
40. The Logic of Non-Standard English
Frederick Erickson
41. Gatekeeping and the Melting Pot: Interaction in Counselling Encounters
John M. Conley, William M. O'Barr & E. Allen Lind
42. The Power of Language: Presentational Style in the Courtroom
Angela Garcia
43. Dispute Resolution Without Disputing: How the Interactional Organisation of Mediation Hearings Minimizes Argumentative Talk
Anssi Perakyla & David Silverman
44. Reinterpreting Speech Exchange Systems: Communication Formats in AIDS Counselling
Ian Hutchby
45. Power in Discourse: The Case of Arguments on a British Talk Radio Show
Volume 4: Embodiment, Modality and Mediation
Albert E. Scheflen
46. The Significance of Posture in Communication Systems
Adam Kendon
47. Some Functions of the Face in a Kissing Round
Charles Goodwin
48. Action and Embodiment Within Situated Human Interaction
Susan A. Speer & Ian Hutchby
49. From Ethics to Analytics: Aspects of Participants' Orientations to the Presence and Relevance of Recording Technologies
Martin Montgomery
50. DJ Talk
John Heritage, Steven Clayman & Don Zimmerman
51. Discourse and Message Analysis: The MicroStructure of Mass Media Messages
Ian Hutchby
52. Frame Attunement and Footing in the Organisation of Talk Radio Openings
Deborah Tannen & Cynthia Wallat
53. Interactive Frames and Knowledge Schemas in Interaction: Examples from a Medical Examination/Interview
Lucy A. Suchman
54. What Is Human-Machine Interaction?
Angela Garcia & Jennifer Jacobs
55. The Eyes of the Beholder: Understanding the Turn-Taking System in Quasi-Synchronous Computer-Mediated Communication
Charles Goodwin
56. Professional Vision
Elinor Ochs, Patrick Gonzales & Sally Jacoby
57. When I Come Down I'm in the Domain State: Grammar and Graphic Representation in the Interpretive Activity of Physicists
Edwin Hutchins & Tove Klausen
58. Distributed Cognition in an Airline Cockpit
Harold Garfinkel, Michael Lynch & Eric Livingston
59. The Work of a Discovering Science Construed with Materials from the Optically Discovered Pulsar

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