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Joint utterance construction in Japanese conversation [electronic resource] / Makoto Hayashi.

By: Hayashi, Makoto.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Studies in discourse and grammar: v. 12.Publisher: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins Pub. Co., c2003Description: 1 online resource (xii, 249 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9789027296146 (electronic bk.); 9027296146 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Japanese language -- Discourse analysis | Conversation analysis -- Japan | Dialogue analysis -- Japan | FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY -- Japanese | Japans | Conversatie | SpreektaalGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Joint utterance construction in Japanese conversation.DDC classification: 495.6/0141 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Joint Utterance Construction in Japanese Conversation; Editorial page; Title page; LCC page; Dedication page; Table of contents; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Preliminaries; Chapter 3 Activity, participation, and joint utterance construction; Chapter 4 Grammar and opportunities for joint turn construction; Chapter 5 Language and the body as resources for socially coordinated participation in situated activities; Chapter 6 Postposition-initiated utterances; Chapter 7 Conclusion; Notes; References; Appendix; Name index; Subject index.
Summary: This book focuses on how participants in Japanese conversation negotiate and achieve joint courses of action within a single turn at talk. Using the methodology of Conversation Analysis as a central framework, this book describes in detail the structures and procedures used by Japanese speakers to jointly produce a coherent grammatical unit-in-progress, and explores the range of social actions that speakers accomplish by employing that practice. This study is part of a larger project intended to investigate how humans achieve intricate coordination of their behavior with that of co-participant.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-239) and index.

Joint Utterance Construction in Japanese Conversation; Editorial page; Title page; LCC page; Dedication page; Table of contents; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Preliminaries; Chapter 3 Activity, participation, and joint utterance construction; Chapter 4 Grammar and opportunities for joint turn construction; Chapter 5 Language and the body as resources for socially coordinated participation in situated activities; Chapter 6 Postposition-initiated utterances; Chapter 7 Conclusion; Notes; References; Appendix; Name index; Subject index.

This book focuses on how participants in Japanese conversation negotiate and achieve joint courses of action within a single turn at talk. Using the methodology of Conversation Analysis as a central framework, this book describes in detail the structures and procedures used by Japanese speakers to jointly produce a coherent grammatical unit-in-progress, and explores the range of social actions that speakers accomplish by employing that practice. This study is part of a larger project intended to investigate how humans achieve intricate coordination of their behavior with that of co-participant.

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