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  • Conversation Analysis (CA) Assignment Two: Conversation Analysis Teaching Ruth Nicole Hall Spring 2014
  • Quote for Thought “The single biggest problem with communication is the illusion that it has taken place.” ~George Bernard Shaw
  • Questions and Comments https://todaysmeet.com/ConversationAnalysisT eaching
  • Contents of Teaching Pre-Test Sociocultural Tradition Ethnomethodology and Sociocultural Tradition Conversations Sociocultural Tradition with Conversation Analysis (CA) Watch Conversation Analysis (CA) Video What is Conversation Analysis? (CA) Doing Conversation Analysis (CA) Post-Test Questions and Comments
  • Conversation Analysis Pre-Test http://www.polleverywhere.com/free_text_polls/J MAZr2Yfw2yXDrq
  • Identity in the Sociocultural Tradition... Define yourself in terms of social groups How you fit into the community at large Your role in relation to others “Your relationships” (Littlejohn & Foss, 2010, p.
  • In the Sociocultural Tradition... As related to Communication Theory Views how we intermingle with ideas of society such as “norms, rules, roles” in communication. Our reality is defined by our interactions within social groups. (Littlejohn & Foss, 2010, p. 54-
  • Sociocultural Tradition Discussion Question How would you describe yourself in the sociocultural tradition?
  • Ethnomethodology and Sociocultural Tradition Harold Garfinkel and Harvey Sacks Ethnomethodology—Detailed observation of everyday routines in our social lives How we “manage behaviors [in social interactions] at actual moments in time” (Littlejohn & Foss, 2010). (Littlejohn & Foss, 2010, p. 56)
  • Conversation Daily informal interactions usually without much thought A conversation in a Communication theory is… “an interaction sequence with a defined beginning and end, turn taking, and a set of goals” (Littlejohn & Foss, 2010, p. 179). (Littlejohn & Foss, 2010, p. 179)
  • Conversations in the Communication Theory Conversations include… Rules Structure Coherence Sense All types of interaction (verbal and nonverbal) (Littlejohn & Foss, 2010, p. 179)
  • Conversation Discussion Questions What type of conversations do you engage in daily? How do those conversations effect your daily life?
  • Quote for Thought “The single biggest problem with communication is the illusion that it has taken place.” ~George Bernard Shaw
  • Discussion Question After listening to the story from the video, why do you think there was a break down in communication?
  • What is Conversation Analysis (CA)? “The study of the orders of talk-in-interaction” (ten Have, 2007). The study of “the organization of social action…particularly in everyday actions” (Psathas, 1995). “CA focuses more narrowly on the principles which people use to interact with each other by means of language” (Seedhouse, 2004).
  • Conversation Analysis Discussion Question In which areas of library science do you think Conversation Analysis (CA) would be most useful? Why?
  • When Doing Conversation Analysis Record Transcribe Do Not Select Topics Make No Assumptions Do Not Pre Determine Categories (ten Have, 2007; Psathas, 1995; Koshik & Okazawa,
  • What You Should Look For Doing CA Body Movement Gestures How the person expresses him or herself Silences Utterances Similar actions of participants (Psathas, 1995)
  • Doing Conversation Analysis— Practice 1. Let’s have a short conversation. (2 to 5 minutes) 2. Then briefly analyze your the interaction within the conversation both verbal and nonverbal. (2 to 5 minutes) 3. List each interaction on one stick note. (2 to 3 minutes) 4. Share what types of interactions were noted. (1 to 2 minutes) 5. Make categories and put interactions into those categories. (3 to 5 minutes)
  • Let’s Try It Again!—Practice Conversation Analysis from Greek Remember to look for (Body Movement, Gestures, How the person expresses him or herself, Silences, Utterances, & Similar actions of participants) 1. Analyze the interactions in the video conversation both verbal and nonverbal. 2. List each interaction on one sticky note. 3. Share what types of interaction you noted. 4. Make categories and put the interactions into those categories.
  • Discussion Question How was analyzing the first conversation different from analyzing the second conversation?
  • Conversation Analysis Post-Test http://www.polleverywhere.com/free_text_polls/z FQ29Br0FbfHr79
  • Questions and Comments https://todaysmeet.com/ConversationAnalysisTe aching
  • References Koshik, I., & Okazawa, H. (2012). A conversation analytic study of actual and potential problems in communication in library chat reference interactions. Journal of the American Society for Information Science & Technology, 63(10), 2006-2019. Retrieved from http://ezproxy.twu.edu:2048/login?url=http://ezproxy.twu.edu:2060/login.aspx?direct =true&db=a9h&AN=80125936&site=ehost-live&scope=site Littlejohn, S. W., & Foss, K. A. (2010). Theories of human communication (10th ed.). Long Grove, IL: Waveland. Psathas, G. (1995). Conversation analysis: The study of talk-in-interaction. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.. Seedhouse, P. (2004). Conversation analysis methodology. Language Learning, 54, 1-54. Retrieved from http://ezproxy.twu.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct =true&db=ehh&AN=62959559&site=ehost-live&scope=site ten Have, P. (2007). Doing conversation analysis (2nd ed.). London: SAGE Publications.
  • References-Media AIEMACA. (2009, October 25). Fabienne Chevalier: IPRA diaries 2009. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLqglRwk_RQ Bulletinaheart1. (2010, May 2). Conversation analysis. (Greek, Season 2, Episode 5). Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YItCE8t4WLA Leadership Speaker Series. (2011, May 13). Leadership in Government Speaker Series—Judge Eric Shepperd Part 2. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yWOvDccMxMs All clipart from Microsoft Office Photo Browser. QR Code created at kaywa.com