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Gaze and the turn: a nonverbal solution to an interactive problem.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16019785     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This paper examines the use of gaze as one of a number of connected compensatory adaptations to linguistic impairment by a patient with Broca's aphasia. The examination of the import of gaze withdrawal and return of gaze in the context of self cuing by the patient shows how the patient exploits the complex multifaceted nature of meaning making. Consonant with the concept of emergentist pragmatics (Perkins), meaning making is shown to be a distributed process with sufficient "plasticity" to allow the aphasic patient to compensate for their linguistic impairments yet still be sensitive to the interactive needs of their interlocutor. Furthermore, the analysis of the use of gaze during self cuing is also shown to have implications for our conceptualization of the construction of the turn in interaction.
Authors:
Catrin S Rhys
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical linguistics & phonetics     Volume:  19     ISSN:  0269-9206     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Linguist Phon     Publication Date:    2005 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-07-15     Completed Date:  2005-09-29     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8802622     Medline TA:  Clin Linguist Phon     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  419-31     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
School of Communication, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey BT37 0QB, UK. cs.rhys@ulster.ac.uk
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adaptation, Psychological*
Aphasia, Broca / etiology,  psychology*
Communication Disorders / etiology,  psychology
Female
Humans
Linguistics
Middle Aged
Nonverbal Communication*
Posture
Speech Production Measurement
Stroke / complications

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