Applied Conversation Analysis

Intervention and Change in Institutional Talk

  • Charles Antaki

Part of the Palgrave Advances in Linguistics book series (PADLL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Charles Antaki
    Pages 1-14
  3. Douglas W. Maynard, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Jeremy Freese
    Pages 54-74
  4. W. M. L. Finlay, Chris Walton, Charles Antaki
    Pages 161-183
  5. Joyce Lamerichs, Hedwig te Molder
    Pages 184-206
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 243-274

About this book


Much of everyday work is done through talk between practitioner and client. Conversation Analysis is the close inspection of people's use of language in interaction. The work reported in this collection shows how CA can be used to identify, and improve, communicative practices at work.


behavior communication language

Editors and affiliations

  • Charles Antaki
    • 1
  1. 1.Loughborough UniversityUK

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