ERIC Number: EJ474074
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Gesture as Communication I: Its Coordination with Gaze and Speech.
Communication Monographs, v60 n4 p275-99 Dec 1993
Uses methods of microanalysis and naturalistic description to illuminate the forms, uses, meanings, and functions of hand gestures. Describes speakers' methods for making hand gestures relevant to the moment of symbolic communication. Finds that gestures are "exposed" by means of indexical uses of gaze and language. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Understanding Interaction.