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What voices can do with words: pragmatics of verbal hallucinations.
It is concluded that verbal hallucinations can be fruitfully considered to be a genus of inner speech with pragmatics and can be used as a framework to distinguish verbal hallucinations in different populations.
Hostility themes in media, community and refugee narratives
In this article, we use the concept of `dialogical network' systematically to analyse hostilities towards refugees and asylum seekers in the UK and their effects on refugees' and asylum seekers'
Diagnostic formulations in psychotherapy
Conversation analysts have noted that, in psychotherapy, formulations of the client's talk can be a vehicle for offering a psychological interpretation of the client's circumstances. But we notice
On Membership Categorization: ‘Us’, ‘Them’and‘Doing Violence’ in Political Discourse
This article concerns the attacks on New York and Washington in September 2001. We use Membership Categorization Analysis to establish how the key figures involved in the conflict represented these
Auditory hallucinations in schizophrenia
Voices of Reason, Voices of Insanity: Studies of Verbal Hallucinations
Part 1: The Daemon of Socrates. On the History of the Concept of Hallucination. The Sign of Socrates. What the Daemon of Socrates Could Do With Words. Part 2: The Gods of Achilles. Julian Jaynes on
Self-disclosure as a situated interactional practice.
Patterns in their design as voluntary revelations of personal data, and patterns in their social function are seen, which are invisible to the standard factors and measures paradigm of experimental social psychology.
Recognition of emotion from facial expression in mental handicap.
When mildly and severely mentally retarded people saw photographs showing expressions of basic emotions their overall performance was found to be correlated with intelligence. Certain specific
Explaining in conversation: towards an argument model.
We examine the proposition that, in ordinary conversation, people are concerned to argue - to justify their claims and to counter potential and actual counter claims. We test out the proposition by
On active listening in person-centred, solution-focused psychotherapy
According to Rogers a therapist can foster growth in the client by creating a facilitative climate but can also undermine and inhibit that growth through evaluative and judgemental listening (Rogers,