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Clift, Rebecca. 2014. Visible Deflation: Embodiment and Emotion in Interaction. Research on Language and Social Interaction 47 (4) : 380–403.
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A number of “visible deflation" embodied practices seized in family interactions unveils how these bodily resources express an identifiable negative stance of irritation in reply to a prior turn; jointly they add to current research in embodiment, family interaction and interactive emotion construction. Data are in American and British English.