Author:Adam Kendon


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Studies in the Behaviour of Social Interaction

By: Adam Kendon

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bloomington, USA, Indiana University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008015

ISBN: 087750198X

Condition: Very Good

Printed Pages: 268. Scratched cover. View more info

Gesture: Visible Action as Utterance

By: Adam Kendon

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012807

ISBN: 0521835259

Condition: New

Gesture, or visible bodily action that is seen as intimately involved in the activity of speaking, has long fascinated scholars and laymen alike. Written by a leading authority on the subject, this long-awaited study provides a comprehensive treatment of gesture and its use in interaction, drawing on the analysis of everyday conversations to demonstrate its varied role in the construction of utterances. Adam Kendon accompanies his analyses with an extended discussion of the history of the study of gesture - a topic not dealt with in any previous publication - as well as exploring the relations... View more info