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Heritage, John

Talk in Action: Interactions, Identities, and Institutions

Heritage, John - Talk in Action: Interactions, Identities, and Institutions, ebook

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Talk in Action examines the language, identity, and interaction of social institutions, introducing students to the research methodology of Conversation Analysis.


  • Features a unique focus on real-world applications of CA by examining four institutional domains: calls to emergency numbers, doctor-patient interaction, courtroom trials, and mass communication,

  • Provides a theoretical and methodological overview of the roots of CA, reviewing the main developments and findings of research on talk and social institutions conducted over the past 25 years

  • Showcases the significance of this subject to everyday events, making it ideal for students coming to the field for the first time

  • Written by two leading figures in the field of Conversation Analysis

Keywords: discourse analysis, conversation analysis, sociolinguistics, sociology

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
328 pages
Category
Languages
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781444318142
Printed ISBN
9781405185509

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