Mobile telephony, new interaction rituals?

Read, Malcolm (2008) Mobile telephony, new interaction rituals? Discussion Paper. Information Society and Trend Research Institute (ITTK), Hungary. .

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Abstract

The nature of conversation and the organisation required to undertake conversation has long been understood
(Schegloff, 1968, 1972,1973,1974,1978,1979; Goffman, 1959) and the nature of the negotiations required
to undertake such a complex yet workaday task have been clearly set out. The aim of this paper is to
suggest ways in which the introduction of the mobile telephone with complexities of its own have changed
the nature of communication and the norms which accompany the interactions. The paper also discusses the
nature of public and private space and the ways in which mobile telephony is changing the use of the public
arena

Item Type: Monograph (Discussion Paper)
Research Areas: A. > School of Law > Social Policy Research Centre
Item ID: 10012
Depositing User: Mr Malcolm Read
Date Deposited: 06 Mar 2013 15:34
Last Modified: 01 Jun 2019 00:39
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/10012

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