Publication details [#18147]
Adelman, Mara B. and Lawrence R. Frey. 1997. The fragile community: Living together with AIDS. (Everyday communication: Case studies of behavior in context). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum. xii + 128 pp.
Book – monograph
This book reports on the discourse varieties found in a communal setting (Bonaventure House, a facility for people suffering from AIDS). It is shown how the facility's sense of community is sustained in discursive practices.
Sewell, Edward H. Jr. 1998. Review of M.B. Adelman and L.R. Frey (1997: 'The Fragile Community: Living Together with AIDS').. Discourse & Society 9 (1) : 122–123.
Derlega, Valerian J. 1999. Review of M.B. Adelman and L.R. Frey (1997: 'The fragile community: Living together with AIDS').. Journal of Language and Social Psychology 18 (2) : 213–218.