ERIC Number: EJ499338
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Gestures as Part of Speech: Methodological Implications.
Bavelas, Janet Beavin
Research on Language and Social Interaction, v27 n3 p201-21 1994
Reviews the theoretical and methodological background of specific research in gesture analysis. An argument is made for a functional approach to the study of gesture, pointing out that gestures may have several functions simultaneously. (41 references) (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Note: Special issue on gesture and understanding in social interaction.