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Gesture’s community: Social organization in multimodal conduct
(Cambridge University Press, 2012-06)
This article analyzes the multimodal integration of gesture, talk, and sociocultural context. More specifically, I investigate how forms of Gemeinschaft/ Gesellshaft community are embodied in the concrete details of ...
Civic Friendship, Justice, and Political Stability
Philosophers have extensively considered how principles of justice shape institutions and policies, yet they have neglected to examine the extent to which conceptions of justice are also reflected in the political relationship ...
Acculturation and Depression Mediated by Sense of Community: Older Immigrant Women from the FSU
The purpose of this study was to examine the acculturation process of 151 Russian immigrant women who resided in the Chicago area. This study investigated the influences of acculturation and sense of community on depression. ...
Taxis, Technology, and Transmigrants: Communication Practices of Chicago's Immigrant Taxi Drivers
In this study the notions of community and globalization were explored among immigrant taxi drivers in Chicago and the role of communication technologies in their work and personal lives. Using qualitative methods I found ...