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Methods in Language and Social Interaction 4 Volume Set

by I Hutchby SAGE Publications Ltd
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This major work collects together the key contributions to the core traditions and research themes of Language and Social Interaction, a thriving international and interdisciplinary field. This field has developed over the last fifty years or so and now informs work in a wide range of disciplines across the globe, especially in Europe, the United Kingdom, the United States, Australia, Scandinavia and Southeast Asia. The central aim of Methods in Language and Social Interaction is to characterise the historical development and current status of the field while providing an account of, and illustrations of, its key debates. " Volume I covers the key linguistic traditions that have played a part in the development of this subject area. " Volume II focuses on the central contributions that have come from sociological and social psychological perspectives. " Volume III contains studies which examine, from various angles, the relationships between discourse and institutional dimensions of society. " Volume IV contains studies which examine the micro-social and interpersonal functioning of discourse.

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

Ian Hutchby is a Professor of Sociology at the University of Leicester. His main areas of research include the social processes involved in language use, and how these relate to the structures of human relations, social institutions, and other mediating environmental factors such as technology. He has conducted studies on a range of topics including language in broadcasting, the role of new technologies in mediating interaction, children's language and interaction skills, and psychotherapeutic and other counselling discourses. His writings include Media Talk: Conversation Analysis and the Study of Broadcasting (Open University Press, 2006) and The Discourse of Child Counselling (John Benjamins, 2007).