ERIC Number: EJ437831
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Turn-Taking, Turn-Giving, and Alzheimer's Disease.
Sabat, Steven R.
Georgetown Journal of Languages and Linguistics, v2 n2 p161-75 1991
Analysis of a conversation with an Alzheimer's disease sufferer with word-finding problems revealed that social context, speaker characteristics, and awareness of the other speaker's perspective governed such conversational aspects of turn taking and turn giving, which allowed full development of both speakers' personas. (23 references) (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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