Publication details [#65079]

Wide, Camilla, Jenny Nilsson, Jan Lindström and Stefan Norrthon. 2018. Greetings as social action in Finland Swedish and Sweden Swedish service encounters – a pluricentric perspective. Intercultural Pragmatics 15 (1) : 57–88.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
De Gruyter


This inquiry explores the sequential organization of salutes in relation to gaze conduct in service encounters in Swedish's two national varieties: Sweden Swedish spoken in Sweden and Finland Swedish spoken in Finland. It should conduce to the variational pragmatics domain and to pluricentric theory evolution.