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Darics, Erika and Maria Cristina Gatti. 2019. Talking a team into being in online workplace collaborations: The discourse of virtual work. Discourse Studies 21 (3) : 237–257.
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SAGE Publications


This empirical inquiry explores how colleagues in a virtual team employ synchronous online communication platform in the workplace. It examines the discursive strategies that conduce to the building of the team’s shared sense of goal and identity, a collegial atmosphere and thus induce efficient cooperation.