Liminality in multitasking: Where talk and task collide in computer collaborations

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleLiminality in multitasking: Where talk and task collide in computer collaborations Author(S)Mike Levy (Author)
Abstract  This article investigates the effect of computer activity on talk during collaboration at the computer by two pairs of high school students during a web-based task. The work is located in relation to research in the wider world of the workplace and informal settings where multitasking involving talk and the operation of artifacts is known to occur. The current study focuses on how ...Paginationp557-588
SubjectSociologyDescriptorsSociolinguistics
Journal TitleLanguage in Society  
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