Gesture's community: Social organization in multimodal conduct

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleGesture's community: Social organization in multimodal conduct Author(S)Gregory Matoesian (Author)
Abstract  This article analyzes the multimodal integration of gesture, talk, and sociocultural context. More specifically, I investigate how forms of Gemeinschaft/Gesellshaft community are embodied in the concrete details of multimodal form—in the iconic interplay of multimodal practice and symbolic forms of social organization. Using a focus group interview of community policing training ...Paginationp365-392
SubjectSociologyDescriptorsSociolinguistics
Journal TitleLanguage in Society  
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