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

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 267-292

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

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