Facework Bridging Theory and Practice

ISBN-10: 1412914051

ISBN-13: 9781412914055

Edition: 2006

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'Facework' introduces a paradigm that identifies facework as the key to communication within the management of difference. As shown by the numerous cases featured in this book, facework is a central process in the social construction of both identity and community.
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List price: $60.00
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/27/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 248
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.968
Language: English

The Social Construction of Face
Identity and Facework: A Theoretical Perspective
Accomplishing Identity
The Metaphor of Face
Constructing a Frame
Focus of Attention
Contexts of Action
Principles for Practice
Creating an Environment for Constructive Facework: A Practical Perspective
Facework and the Communication Environment
Creating a Constructive Environment
Skills for Positive Facework
Principles for Practice
Realms of Practice
Facework in the Personal Realm
Communication Acts
Integrating Facework Into Conversation
Episodes of Facework
Personal Face and the Lifescript
Principles for Practice
Facework in the Relational Realm
Thinking About Relationships
Facework in the Relationship
Communication Acts in the Relationship
Conversations and Episodes of Relational Life
The Relational Lifescript
Principles for Practice
Facework and the System
Facework in the Community
Communication Acts in the Community
Community Conversations
Episodes in Building Community
Lifescripts and the Community
Principles for Practice
Cultural and Global Issues
The Culture of Facework
Putting a Face on International Relations
Principles for Practice
Principled Practice
Toward a Practical Theory of Facework
Practical Theory
A Theory of Facework
Facework as Transcendence
Putting Facework Into Practice in Uganda
Guidelines From Artisans
Slogan 1: I'm Not Here to Call You a Thug
Slogan 2: Don't Open Presents in Front of Others
Slogan 3: The Ball Is Over the Fence
Slogan 4: It's a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Doing Facework That Matters
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