Analysis of behavioral durations in observational studies of social interaction.

@article{Griffin1989AnalysisOB,
  title={Analysis of behavioral durations in observational studies of social interaction.},
  author={William A. Griffin and William T Gardner},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  year={1989},
  volume={106 3},
  pages={497-502}
}
Many social science disciplines investigate dyadic or triadic social interaction by recording the interactive behaviors as qualitative codes. This article introduces a method for analyzing and interpreting variation in the durations of coded behaviors obtained during such interactions. Using survival analysis and event history analysis as its basis, this… CONTINUE READING