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Published: 26 March 2020

248 Pages | 23 illustrations


ISBN: 9780190947651

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When Conversation Lapses

The Public Accountability of Silent Copresence

Elliott M. Hoey

Foundations of Human Interaction

  • This is the first ever extended analysis of lapses in social interaction
  • Analyzes recordings of naturally occurring social interactions
  • Connects basic structural issues in the organization of talk-in-interaction to multimodality and multiactivity