Books / Edited Volumes

2003  Il Senso del Vedere: Pratiche Sociali della Significazione. Rome, Melterri Editore.
(This book, volume 20 of the Segnature series, brings together Italian translations of five of my papers on vision: "Professional Vision", "Seeing in Depth", "Practices of Color Classification", "The Blackness of Black", and "Transparent Vision. ")

2003    Conversation and Brain Damage (edited book). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

1992   Rethinking Context: Language as an Interactive Phenomenon, edited with Alessandro Duranti. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

1981  Conversational Organization: Interaction Between Speakers and Hearers. New York: Academic Press.

    1. Introduction
    2. Achieving Mutual Orientation at Turn Beginning
    3. Notes on the Organization of Engagement
    4. Modifying Units of Talk to Coordinate Their Production with the Actions of a Recipient
    5. Designing Talk for Different Types of Recipients
    6. Conclusion
    7. Appendix/References/Index


2007  Environmentally Coupled Gestures. In Gesture and the Dynamic Dimensions of Language, edited by Susan Duncan, Justine Cassell, and Elena Levy. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins. pp. 195-212.

2007  Formulating the Triangle of Doom (Timothy Koschmann, Curtis LeBaron, Charles Goodwin, Alan Zemel, & Gary Dunnington). Gesture, 7(1). pp. 97-118. Reprinted in W. A. Beach (Ed.), Handbook of patient-provider interactions: Rasising and responding to concerns about health, illness, and disease. Cresskill, NJ: Hampton Press. (in press)

2007  Language, Culture, Social Organization and the Material Word: Why a Five Field Approach is Necessary. Teaching Anthropology: SACC Notes, 13(2). pp. 5-9, 34.

2007  Interactive Footing. In Reporting Talk: Reported Speech in Interaction, edited by Elizabeth Holt and Rebecca Clift. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 16-46.

2007  Participation, Stance, and Affect in the Organization of Activities. Discourse and Society, 18(1). pp. 53-73.

2006  Human Sociality as Mutual Orientation in a Rich Interactive Environment: Multimodal Utterances and Pointing in Aphasia. In Roots of Human Sociality edited by Nick Enfield and Stephen C. Levinson. London: Berg Press. pp. 96-125.

2006 Participation and Community. In Theories and Practice in Interaction Design, edited by Sebastiano Bagnara and Gillian Crampton Smith. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum. pp. 127-135.

2006  Retrospective and Prospective Orientation in the Construction of Argumentative Moves. Text and Talk. 26(4/5), pp. 443-461.

2006  Language Evolution: What Evolved? (with John Schumann, Donald Favareau, Charles Goodwin, Namhee Lee, Lisa Mikesell, Hongyin Tao, Daniel Véronique, & Alison Wray). Marges Linguistiques. May 2006.

2006  A Linguistic Anthropologist's Interest in Archaeological Practice. In Re-Encountering Archaeology: Ethnographies of Archaeological Practice: Cultural Encounters, Material Reflections, edited by Matthew Edgeworth. Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press, a division of Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. pp. 45-55.

2005  Seeing in Depth. Reprinted in Interdisciplinary Collaboration: An Emerging Cognitive Science, edited by Sharon J. Derry, Christian D. Schunn and Morton Ann Gernsbacher. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum. pp. 85-122.

2004  A Competent Speaker who Can't Speak: The Social Life of Aphasia. Journal of Linguistic Anthropology Vol. 14(2), pp. 151-170.

2004  Participation (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). In A Companion to Linguistic Anthropology, edited by Alessandro Duranti. Maldan, MA: Blackwell. pp. 222-244.

2003  "The Power of Schegloff's Work." In Discussing Conversation Analysis: The Work of Emanuel A. Schegloff, edited by Carlo L. Prevignano and Paul J. Thibault. Amsterdaym/Philadelphia: John Benjamins. pp. 57-64.

2003  "Embedded Context." Research on Language and Social Interaction. 36(4), pp. 323-350.

2003  "Pointing as Situated Practice." In Pointing: Where Language, Culture and Cognition Meet, edited by Sotaro Kita. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, pp. 217-41.

2003  "The Body in Action." In Discourse, the Body and Identity, edited by Justine Coupland and Richard Gwyn. New York: Palgrave/Macmillan, pp. 19-42.

2003  "Conversational Frameworks for the Accomplishment of Meaning in Aphasia." In Conversation and Brain Damage, edited by Charles Goodwin. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 90-116.

2003  "Introduction." In Conversation and Brain Damage, edited by Charles Goodwin. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 3-20.

2003  "Recognizing Assessable Names." In Excavating the Taken-for-Granted: Essays in Social Interaction. A Festschrift in Honor of Robert Hopper, edited by Phil Glenn, Curtis D. LeBaron, and Jennifer Mandelbaum. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, pp. 151-161.

2002  "Time in Action." Current Anthropology 43 (Supplement August - October 2002  - Special issue "Repertoires of Timekeeping in Anthropology): S-19-S35.

2002  "Multi-modality in Girls' Game Disputes" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin and Malcah Yaeger-Dror). Journal of Pragmatics 24 (10-11): 1621-49.

2002  "Producing Sense with Nonsense Syllables: Turn and Sequence in the Conversations of a Man with Severe Aphasia" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin and David Olsher). In The Language of Turn and Sequence, edited by Barbara Fox, Cecelia Ford, and Sandra Thompson. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 56-80.

2001  "Dissecting Common Ground: Examining an Instance of Reference Repair" (with Timothy Koschman, Curtis Lebaron, and Paul Feltovich for the Twenty-Third Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Edinburgh, Scotland). In Proceedings of the Twenty-Third Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, edited by J. D. Moore & K Stenning. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, pp. 516-21.

2000  "Practices of Seeing, Visual Analysis: An Ethnomethodological Approach." In Handbook of Visual Analysis, edited by Theo van Leeuwen and Carey Jewitt. London: Sage, pp. 157-82.

2000  "Die Ko-Konstruktion von Bedeutung in Gresprächen mit einem Aphasiker." Psychotherapie und Sozialwissenschaft 4(2): 24-46. (translation of Goodwin 1995  "Co-Constructing Meaning in Conversations with an Aphasic Man")

2000  "Emotion Within Situated Activity" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). In Linguistic Anthropology: A Reader, edited by Alessandro Duranti. Malden, MA: Blackwell, pp. 239-57. (reprint of paper in Budwig et. al.)

2000  "Action and Embodiment Within Situated Human Interaction." Journal of Pragmatics 32: 1489-522.

2000  "Gesture, Aphasia and Interaction." In Language and Gesture: Window into Thought and Action, edited by David McNeill. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 84-98.

2000  "Vision and Inscription in Practice." Mind, Culture and Activity 7(1-2): 1-3. (Introduction to special issue of the journal on Vision and Inscription in Practice, edited by Charles Goodwin and Naoki Ueno)

2000  "Practices of Color Classification." Mind, Culture and Activity 7 (1-2): 19-36. (Republication of article in Ninchi Kagaku 3.2 (1996)

2000  "Pointing and the Collaborative Construction of Meaning in Aphasia." Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Symposium About Language and Society, Austin (SALSA). Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, pp. 67-76.

2000  "Vision." Journal of Linguistic Anthropology 9(1-2): 267-70.

2000  "Emotion Within Situated Activity" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). In Communication: An Arena of Development, edited by Nancy Budwig, Ina C. Uzgiris and James V. Wertsch. Stamford CT: Ablex, pp. 33-54.

1999  "Practices of Color Classification in Professional Discourse." In The Discourse Reader, edited by Adam Jaworski and Nikolas Coupland. London and New York: Routledge, pp. 474-91.

1997  "The Blackness of Black: Color Categories as Situated Practice." In Discourse, Tools and Reasoning: Essays on Situated Cognition, edited by Lauren Resnick, Roger Säljö, Clotilde Pontecorvo and Barbara Burge. New York: Springer-Verlag, pp. 111-40.

1997  "La coopération au travail dans un aéroport" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). Réseaux 85: 129-62. (a French translation of "Formulating Planes" that appeared in a special issue of Réseaux entitled "La Coopération dans les Situations de Travail," edited by Dominique Cardon)

1997  "Contested Vision: The Discursive Constitution of Rodney King" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). In The Construction of Professional Discourse, edited by Britt-Louise Gunnarsson, Per Linell and Bengt Nordberg. New York: Longman, pp. 292-316.

1996  "Review of Paul Drew and John Heritage, Talk at Work: Interaction in Institutional Settings." In Language in Society 25(4): 616-20.

1996  "Transparent Vision." In Interaction and Grammar, edited by Elinor Ochs, Emanuel A. Schegloff and Sandra Thompson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 370-404.

1996  "Formulating Planes: Seeing as a Situated Activity" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). In Cognition and Communication at Work, edited by David Middleton and Yrjö Engestrom. Cambridge: Cambridge Univeristy Press, pp. 61-95.

1996  "Practices of Color Classification." Ninchi Kagaku (Cognitive Studies: Bulletin of the Japanese Cognitive Science Society) 3(2): 62-82.

1996  "Co-Constructing Meaning in Conversations with a Man with Severe Aphasia." Telerounds #29. National Center for Neurogenic Communication Disorders, University of Arizona. (Refereed video presentation)

1995  "Co-Constructing Meaning in Conversations with an Aphasic Man." Research on Language in Social Interaction 28(3): 233-60.

1995  "Seeing in Depth." Social Studies of Science 25: 237-74.
(Reprinted in Harold Garfinkel: Four-Volume Set, edited by Michael Lynch and Wes Sharrock. Newbury Park, CA: Sage, 2003.)

1995  "The Negotiation of Coherence within Conversation." In Coherence in Spontaneous Text, edited by M.A. Gernsbacher and T. Givón. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, pp. 117-37.

1995  "Sentence Construction within Interaction." In Aspects of Oral Communication, edited by Uta Quastoff. Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter, pp. 198-219.

1994  "Professional Vision." American Anthropologist 96(3): 606-33.

1993  "Recording Interaction in Natural Settings." Pragmatics 3(2): 181-209.

1992  "Context, Activity and Participation" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). In The Contextualization of Language, edited by Peter Auer and Aldo di Luzio. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, pp. 77-99.

1992  "Rethinking Context: An Introduction" (with Alessandro Duranti). In Rethinking Context: Language as an Interactive Phenomenon, edited by Alessandro Duranti and Charles Goodwin. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 1-42.

1992  "Assessments and the Construction of Context" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). In Rethinking Context: Language as an Interactive Phenomenon, edited by Alessandro Duranti and Charles Goodwin. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 147-90.

1990  "Conversation Analysis" (with John Heritage). Annual Review of Anthropology 19: 283-307.

1990  "Interstitial Argument" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). In Conflict Talk, edited by Allen Grimshaw. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 85-117.

1989  "Turn Construction and Conversational Organization." In Rethinking Communication: Paradigm Exemplars, edited by Brenda Dervin, Larry Grossberg, Barbara O'Keefe and Ellen Wartella. Newbury Park, CA: Sage, pp. 88-102.

1988  "Participation Frameworks in Children's Argument." In Growing Into A Modern World: Proceedings from An International Interdisciplinary Conference on the Life and Development of Children in Modern Society, edited by Karin Ekberg and Per Egil Mjaavatn. Trondheim: The Norwegian Centre for Child Research, pp. 1188-95.

1987  "Children's Arguing" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). In Language, Gender, and Sex in Comparative Perspective, edited by Susan Philips, Susan Steele and Christine Tanz. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 200-48.

1987  "La Référence Exophorique Comme Procédé Interactif." Cahiers de Praxématique 9:9-22.

1987  "Unilateral Departure." In Talk and Social Organisation, edited by G. Button and J.R. Lee. Clevedon, England: Multilingual Matters, pp. 206-16.

1987  "Concurrent Operations on Talk: Notes on the Interactive Organization of Assessments" (with Marjorie Harness Goodwin). IPrA Papers in Pragmatics 1(1): 1-55.

1987  "Forgetfulness as an Interactive Resource." Social Psychology Quarterly, 50(2): 115-31. (Special Issue on Language and Society, edited by Douglas Maynard)

1986  "Gesture as a Resource for the Organization of Mutual Orientation." Semiotica 62(1-2):29-49.

1986  "Between and Within: Alternative Treatments of Continuers and Assessments." Human Studies 9:205-17.

1986  "Audience Diversity, Participation and Interpretation." Text 6(3): 283-316.

1986  "Gesture and Coparticipation in the Activity of Searching for a Word" (with Marjorie Goodwin). Semiotica 62(1-2):51-75.

1984  "Notes on Story Structure and the Organization of Participation." In Structures of Social Action, edited by Max Atkinson and John Heritage. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 225-46.

1983  "Exophoric Reference as an Interactive Resource." In Semiotics 1981, edited by John N. Deely and Margot D. Lenhart. New York: Plenum, pp. 119-28.

1980  "Restarts, Pauses, and the Achievement of Mutual Gaze at Turn-Beginning." Sociological Inquiry 50(3-4): 272-302. (Special Double Issue on Language and Social Interaction, edited by Don Zimmerman and Candace West)

1979  "The Interactive Construction of a Sentence in Natural Conversation." In Everyday Language: Studies in Ethnomethodology, edited by George Psathas. New York: Irvington, pp. 97-121.