Conversational Organization: Interaction Between Speakers by Charles Goodwin

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For example, the order in which a speaker generally addresses different recipients may be constrained by the details of their seating arrangement. However, although phenomena related to arrangement of participants are important subjects for further research, they are beyond the scope of the present study. 38 Kendon (1967) has provided the most extensive analysis of the function of gaze within conversation. He reports a particular distribution of gaze over the course of an utterance (a term he uses in roughly the sense of turn at talk).

Most relevant 111 the present study is the interactive organization turn-taking provides tm the structure of the turn. The position turn-taking occupies in conversation permits a more prel'tse definition of conversation itself. Although not all conversation occurs 111 "single conversations," 29 turn-taking does seem to be central to con\ crsational activity (ScheglotT and Sacks 1973:292). ,king. :ks ct a/. 1974:729). (inning of this chapter. 31 Other investigators have provided different analyses of how turn-taking ,.

And occupation: their roles ll'lallve to one another. 'uch as employer and employee. a hu,hand and his wife: and roles 'pcdlic to the social situation, such as host-guest, teacher-pupil. " 38 1. Introduction than color was made both for reasons of cost and because the recording equipment was more reliable and versatile. What was lost by not having color cannot be assessed. Smith's work on tongue displays (Smith, Chase, and Lieblich 1974) suggests that the color difference between the tongue and lips and the rest of the face might be an important signal in interaction, one that is quite possibly relevant to the work in this study.

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