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Module Reading List

Interactional Linguistics, 2021/22, Semester 1
Dr Leendert Plug
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Introductions to discourse studies

Drew, P., G. Raymond and D. Weinberg (eds) 2006. Talk and interaction in social research methods. London: Sage.

Fitch, K. L. and R. E. Sanders (eds) 2005. Handbook of language and social interaction. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Van Dijk, T. A. (ed.) 2011. Discourse Studies: A multidisciplinary introduction. London: Sage.

Wooffit, R. 2005. Conversation analysis and discourse analysis : a comparative and critical introduction. London: Sage.

Young, R. F. 2008. Language and interaction : an advanced resource book. London: Routledge.

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Foundational works

Atkinson, J. M. and J. Heritage (eds) 1984. Structures of social action : studies in conversation analysis.

Drew, P. and J. Heritage (eds) 2006. Conversation analysis. 4 volumes.

Sacks, H. 1992. Lectures on conversation. 2 volumes. Oxford: Blackwell.

Silverman, D. 1998. Harvey Sacks : social science and conversation analysis. Cambridge: Polity.

Sidnell, J. and T. Stivers (eds) 2013. The handbook of conversation analysis. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.

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Clift, R. 2016. Conversation analysis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  

Couper-Kuhlen, E. and M. Selting 2018. Interactional linguistics : an introduction to language in social interaction . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  

Hutchby, I. and R. Wooffitt 1998. Conversation analysis : principles, practices, and applications. Cambridge: Polity.

Liddicoat, A. J. 2011. An introduction to conversation analysis. 2nd edn. London: Continuum.   

Psathas, G. 1995. Conversation analysis : the study of talk-in-interaction. London: Sage.  

Sidnell, J. 2010. Conversation analysis : an introduction. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.    

Schegloff, E. A. 2007. Sequence organization in interaction. A primer in Conversation Analysis, Volume 1. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  

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Collections of research papers

Barth-Weingarten, D., N. Dehe and A. Wichmann (eds) 2009. Where prosody meets pragmatics. Bingley: Emerald.

Barth-Weingarten, D., E. Reber and M. Selting (eds) 2010. Prosody in interaction. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Coulmas, F. (ed) 1981. Conversational routine : explorations in standardized communication situations and prepatterned speech. The Hague: Mouton.

Couper-Kuhlen, E. and M. Selting (eds) 1996. Prosody in conversation : interactional studies. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Couper-Kuhlen, E. and C. E. Ford (eds) 2004. Sound patterns in interaction : cross-linguistic studies from conversation. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Ford, C. E., B. A. Fox and S. A. Thompson (eds) 2002. The language of turn and sequence. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Hayashi, M., G. Raymond and J. Sidnell (eds) 2013. Conversational repair and human understanding. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Heritage, J. and M.-L. Sorjonen (eds) 2018. Between turn and sequence : turn-initial particles across languages . Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Holt, E. and R. Clift (eds) 2007. Reporting talk : reported speech in interaction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Luke, K. K. and T.-S. Pavlidou (eds) Telephone calls : unity and diversity in conversational structure across languages and cultures. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Ochs, E., E. A. Schegloff and S. A. Thompson (eds) 1996. Interaction and grammar. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Roger, D. and P. Bull (eds) 1989. Conversation : an interdisciplinary perspective. Clevedon: Multilingual Matters.

Sidnell, J. (ed.) 2009. Conversation analysis : comparative perspectives. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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Crible, L. 2018. Discourse markers and (dis)fluency : forms and functions across languages and registers . Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Fox, B. A. 1987. Discourse structure and anaphora : written and conversational English. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Goodwin, C. 1981. Conversational organization : interaction between speakers and hearers. New York: Academic Press.

Strubel-Burgdorf, S. 2018. Compliments and positive assessments : sequential organization in multi-party conversations . Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

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Applications to medical, institutional and classroom interaction

Bowles, H. and P. Seedhouse (eds) 2007. Conversation analysis and language for specific purposes. Bern: Peter Lang.

Drew, P. and J. Heritage (eds) 1992. Talk at work : interaction in institutional settings. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Peräkylä, A. et al. (eds) 2008. Conversation analysis and psychotherapy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Wong, J. and H. Zhang Waring 2010. Conversation analysis and second language pedagogy : a guide for ESL/EFL teachers: London: Routledge.

This list was last updated on 09/09/2021