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Discourse, interaction and power

Here are some resources relating to discourse analysis, interaction studies and questions of power/knowledge.

Dijk, Teun A. van (ed.)1997. Discourse Studies: A Multidisciplinary Introduction. Vol. 1: Discourse and Structure and Process. Vol. 2: Discourse as Social Interaction. London: Sage.

Dreyfus, Hubert L. and Rabinow, Paul 1982. Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics. Second edition with an afterword by and an interview with Michel Foucault. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.

Fairclough, Norman 1995. Critical Discourse analysis. The critical study of language. Longman group 1995.

Fairclough, Norman 1998. Media Discourse. Arnold publication.

Foucault, Michel 1980. Power/Knowledge. Selected interviews and other writings 1972-1977, ed. by Colin Gordon. London: Harvester/Wheatsheaf.

Foucault, Michel 1970. The Order of Things. An archaeology of the human sciences. London: Tavistock publications.

Foucault, Michel 1979. Discipline & Punish: The Birth of Prison. New York: Vintage Books.

Goffman, Erving 1959. The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life. New York: Doubleday.

Heritage, John 1984. Garfinkel and Ethnomethodology. Cambridge, England: Polity Press.

Suchman, Lucy A. 1987. Plans and Situated Actions. The problem of human-machine communication. Cambridge University Press.

Wenger, Etienne 1998. Communities of Practice. Learning, Meaning and Identity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Language and Social Interaction - related links

The Sociable Media group at MIT

Critical Management Studies workshop