ERIC Number: EJ496417
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Topic Management, Shared Knowledge, and Accommodation: A Study of Communication Adaptability.
Chen, Ling; Cegala, Donald J.
Research on Language and Social Interaction, v27 n4 p389-417 1994
Applies communication accommodation theory (CAT) to a study of the utility of selected discourse indices of adaptability that compared conversations involving native speaker-native speaker and native speaker-nonnative speaker dyads. Subjects were 132 student volunteers from a large midwestern university. Results are analyzed in terms of their support/nonsupport of CAT. (63 references) (LR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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