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Author Jenks, Christopher Joseph.

Title Transcribing talk and interaction : issues in the representation of communication data / Christopher Joseph Jenks
Published Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., 2011
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Contents Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 An introduction to transcripts of talk and interaction -- 1.1. Introduction -- 1.2. What are transcripts of talk and interaction? -- 1.3. What are transcripts used for? -- 1.4. What are the benefits of using transcripts? -- 1.5. Are transcripts accurate representations of talk and interaction? -- ch. 2 Theoretical issues -- 2.1. Introduction -- 2.2. Transcript as research construct -- 2.3. Transcript variation -- 2.4. Transcription politics -- 2.5. Transcription ethics -- ch. 3 Transcribing talk and interaction: The basics -- 3.1. Introduction -- 3.2. Playback -- 3.2.1. Software issues -- 3.2.2. Hardware issues -- 3.3.Organization -- 3.3.1. Layout -- 3.3.2. Line numbers -- 3.3.3. Line breaks -- 3.3.4. Spacing -- 3.3.5. Placement of transcript -- 3.4. Content -- 3.4.1. Font type -- 3.4.2. Speaker representation -- 3.4.3. Transcription detail -- ch. 4 Transcribing interactional and paralinguistic features -- 4.1. Introduction -- 4.2. Transcription conventions -- 4.3. Interactional features -- 4.3.1. Turn-taking -- 4.3.1.1. Simultaneous utterances -- 4.3.1.2. Overlapping utterances -- 4.3.1.3. Contiguous utterances -- 4.3.2. Pauses -- 4.3.2.1. Timed pauses -- 4.3.2.2. Micro pauses -- 4.4. Paralinguistic features -- 4.4.1. Intonation -- 4.4.1.1. Falling intonation -- 4.4.1.2. Slight rising intonation -- 4.4.1.3. Rising intonation -- 4.4.1.4. Marked upsteps/downsteps in intonation -- 4.4.2. Elongations and abrupt stops -- 4.4.2.1. Elongations -- 4.4.2.2. Abrupt stops -- 4.4.3. Stress and voice amplitude -- 4.4.3.1. Emphasis -- 4.4.3.2. Loud/forte speech -- 4.4.3.3. Soft/piano speech -- 4.4.4. Audible aspirations and inhalations -- 4.4.4.1. Exhalations -- 4.4.4.2. Laugh particle -- 4.4.4.3. Laughter within an utterance -- 4.4.4.4. Inhalations -- 4.4.5. Tempo -- 4.4.5.1. Faster/allegro talk -- 4.4.5.2. Slower/lento talk -- 4.4.6. Other voice qualities -- 4.4.6.1. Smile voice -- 4.4.7. Unintelligible speech -- 4.4.7.1. Unintelligible syllable -- 4.4.7.2. Hearing approximations -- ch. 5 Transcribing nonverbal conduct -- 5.1. Introduction -- 5.2. Nonverbal conduct -- 5.2.1. Body postures -- 5.2.2. Facial expressions -- 5.2.3. Gestures -- 5.2.4. Gaze -- 5.2.5. Proximity -- 5.2.6. Actions -- 5.3. Media used to represent nonverbal behavior -- 5.3.1. Text -- 5.3.2. Video stills -- 5.3.3. Drawings -- 5.3.4. Digital renderings -- 5.4. Methods for representing sequentiality -- 5.4.1. Symbols -- 5.4.2. Sequencing -- 5.4.3. Time stamps -- ch. 6 Advanced issues -- 6.1. Introduction -- 6.2. Advanced theoretical issues -- 6.2.1. Myopia -- 6.2.1.1. Tunnel vision -- 6.2.1.2. Emotional attachment -- 6.2.2. Present and recall -- 6.2.3. Outsourcing -- 6.3. Advanced practical issues -- 6.3.1. Capitalization -- 6.3.2. Apostrophes -- 6.3.3. Conversational floors -- 6.3.4. Translations -- 6.3.5. Add-on conventions -- 6.3.6. Transcription software -- 6.4. Conclusion -- References -- Appendices -- Appendix A Example transcript -- Appendix B Transcription conventions -- Appendix C Transcription conventions comparison table -- Appendix D Quick start guide to transcribing
Summary Interest in transcript-based research has grown significantly in recent years. Alongside this growth has been an increase in awareness of the empirical utility of naturalistic research on language use in interaction. However, a quick scan of the literature reveals that very few transcription books have been published in the past three decades. This is an astonishing fact given that there are perhaps hundreds of books published on spoken discourse analysis. This book aims to narrow this gap by providing an introduction to the theories and practices related to transcribing communication data. Th
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Subject Discourse analysis -- Research.
Oral communication -- Research.
Form Electronic book
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