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ERIC Number: EJ614766
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1465-346X
Handling Small Talk at Work: Challenges for Workers with Intellectual Disabilities.
Holmes, Janet; Fillary, Rose
International Journal of Disability, Development and Education, v47 n3 p273-91 Sep 2000
This study analyzed tape-recorded workplace small talk collected in New Zealand workplaces, including workplaces employing workers with intellectual disabilities. The topics, the distributional patterns, and the functions of small talk are described, and aspects of the management of small talk which may present problems to workers with intellectual disabilities are discussed. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: New Zealand