Applying Conversation Analysis

  • Keith Richards
  • Paul Seedhouse

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction

    1. Keith Richards
      Pages 1-15
  3. Speech and Language Therapy

  4. Professional Discourse

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Bethan Benwell, Elizabeth Stokoe
      Pages 124-139
  5. Native Speaker and Non-Native Speaker Interaction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 141-141
    2. Jean Wong
      Pages 159-173
  6. Language Learning

About this book


This book explores the relationship between conversation analysis and applied linguistics, demonstrating how the analysis of institutional talk can contribute to professional practice. With a foreword by Paul Drew, the core of the collection deals with topics as diverse as speech therapy and retailing; radio journalism and cross-cultural training.


applied linguistics English ESL grammar identity language classroom Language Learning second language speech therapy

Editors and affiliations

  • Keith Richards
    • 1
  • Paul Seedhouse
    • 2
  1. 1.University of WarwickUK
  2. 2.University of Newcastle upon TyneUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Language & Linguistics Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-55430-6
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-28785-3
  • About this book