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Mieroop, Dorien Van De and Stephanie Schnurr. 2018. Candidates’ humour and the construction of co-membership in job interviews. Language & Communication 61 : 35–45.
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This paper examines the different ways in which candidates employ humour in job interviews. It zooms in on humour instances that are linked to co-membership bids. The humorous comments are oriented to the creation of personalized identities. The humour's success may be linked to the discourse type in which it happens.