GoodwinCekaite2018

From emcawiki
Revision as of 15:18, 13 June 2018 by Clair-AntoineVeyrier (talk | contribs) (BibTeX auto import 2018-06-13 03:18:51)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search
GoodwinCekaite2018
BibType BOOK
Key GoodwinCekaite2018
Author(s) Marjorie Harness Goodwin, Asta Cekaite
Title Embodied Family Choreography. Practices of Control, Care, and Mundane Creativity
Editor(s)
Tag(s) Children, family interaction, multimodality, play
Publisher Routledge
Year 2018
Language
City
Month
Journal
Volume
Number
Pages
URL Link
DOI
ISBN 9781138633261
Organization
Institution
School
Type
Edition
Series
Howpublished
Book title
Chapter

Download BibTex

Abstract

Embodied Family Choreography documents the lived and embodied practices employed to establish, maintain, and negotiate intimate social relationships in the family, examining forms of control, care, and creativity. Making use of the extensive video archives of family interaction in the US and Sweden, it presents the first investigation of how touch and interaction between bodies, in conjunction with talk, constitute a primary means of orchestrating activities through directives, thus creating rich relationships through supportive interchanges, and engaging in playful explorations of the world. Through close investigation of the sequential and simultaneous engagement of bodies interacting with other bodies, this book makes visible the important role touch plays in the context of contemporary Western middle class family life and is pioneering in its analysis of how the visual, aural, and haptic senses (usually analysed separately) mutually elaborate one another. As such, Embodied Family Choreography will appeal to scholars of child development, the sociology of the family and ethnomethodology and conversation analysis.

Notes