Publication details [#18179]
Silverman, David. 1998. Harvey Sacks: Social science and conversation analysis. (Key Contemporary Thinkers). Cambridge, UK: Polity Press. ix + 222 pp.
Book – monograph
Person as a subject
An introduction to Sacks's work. Following an intellectual biography and a positioning within the social sciences, Sacks's ideas on methodology, talk-in-interaction, discourse analysis and membership categorization analysis are reviewed.