Publication details [#63292]

Gilbert, Kristin Enola. 2017. Policing evaluation: Focus group interviews as an embodied speech event. Discourse & Communication 11 (4) : 341–361.
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SAGE Publications


This inquiry tries to foster our comprehension of the interview by including the use of gesture, gaze, and other embodied resources in concert with speech. Looking at a focus group interview assessing community policing policy, it is displayed how inclusion of embodied conduct proposes a more robust approach to co-constructed meaning in the interview than looking at language practices alone.