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Author Wooffitt, Robin.
Title Conversation analysis and discourse analysis : a comparative and critical introduction / Robin Wooffitt.
Published London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2005.
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 Floor4  P95.45 .W66 2005    LOST AND PAID
Description 234 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-228) and index.
Contents Origins and orientations -- Two key studies -- Method and critique -- Similarities and differences -- Persuasion and authority: CA and the rhetorical turn in discourse studies -- Discursive psychology -- Critical approaches to discourse analysis -- Methodological disputes: how should we analyse talk? -- Conversation analysis and power.
Summary Demonstrating how the methods and findings of conversation and discourse analysis may inform the development of empirical research questions, this text offers clear comparisons between the two approaches, as well as offering a positioned argument.
Subject Conversation analysis.
Discourse analysis.
ISBN 0761974261 (pbk.)
9780761974260 (pbk.)
0761974253 (hbk.)
9780761974253 (hbk.)
OCLC number 57355282