ERIC Number: EJ301015
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Talk and Interaction Strategy in a Task-Oriented Group.
Sigman, Stuart J.
Small Group Behavior, v15 n1 p33-50 Feb 1984
Describes selected rules that may be abstracted from discussions in a given natural group, in this case, a nursing home admissions board. Suggested that to comprehend group structure, investigators must move beyond the internal units of conversation and consider conversational behavior in the larger context of an ethnographic present. (LLL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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