Last published (May 2024)

Stefan Pfänder / Heike Behrens / Anna Buchheim / Philipp Freyburger / Elke Schumann
"So… und jetzt drunter schieben!"
Zur Herstellung von Partizipation in joint activities von Mutter und Kind


Verena Thaler
Reparaturmechanismen in der Interaktion mit virtuellen Agenten


Marina Reis de Souza
Multimodal responses to questions:
turn-initial oh coordinating with raised eyebrows in video-mediated interaction


Peter Golato / Andrea Golato
When you may say so yourself:
The form and function of assessments in a French cooking show


Discourse and Conversation Analysis is an interdisciplinary journal which publishes research on social interaction in everyday life, institutions and the media.

Discourse and Conversation Analysis welcomes data-driven research originating in linguistics, sociology, pedagogics, psychology, anthropology and related sciences.

Discourse and Conversation Analysis publishes analyses from conversation analysis, interactional linguistics, multimodal video-analysis, ethnography, research on spoken language, functional pragmatics, hermeneutic sociology of knowledge and other approaches to the analysis of interactional discourse.

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