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Nonverbal Expressions of Turn Management in TV Interviews: A Cross-Cultural Study between Greek and Icelandic [chapter]

Maria Koutsombogera, Sigrún María Ammendrup, Hannes Högni Vilhjálmsson, Harris Papageorgiou
2011 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The study was carried out by analyzing and comparing the features of interest in two samples of institutional interaction, namely face-to-face political interviews, in Greek and Icelandic respectively.  ...  In this paper we discuss a cross-cultural analysis of non-verbal expressions (gestures, facial expressions, body posture) that have a turn managing function in the flow of interaction.  ...  Introduction In this paper we study the multimodal behavior of interview participants in two different languages and cultures, Greek (GR) and Icelandic (IC).  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-18184-9_18 fatcat:5ii4nkdkyfa2zowgb4iipwgoj4

'Linguistic Diversity on TV': A Program for Developing Children's Multiliteracies Skills

Eleni Griva, Katerina Maroniti, Anastasia Stamou
2018 Journal of Language and Education  
The program was carried out for two school years: a) in the first school year, an intervention was implemented to 2nd grade children of a Greek primary school, and b) in the second school year, a similar  ...  The main purpose of the study was to develop children's critical awareness of linguistic diversity through popular culture texts in a collaborative, creative and multimodal educational environment.  ...  films, popular Greek TV series) .  ... 
doi:10.17323/2411-7390-2018-4-3-34-47 fatcat:j7iigoxmezde7gfpmnawitn5py

Adding Gesture, Posture and Facial Displays to the PoliModal Corpus of Political Interviews

Daniela Trotta, Alessio Palmero Aprosio, Sara Tonelli, Annibale Elia
2020 International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation  
This paper introduces a multimodal corpus in the political domain, which on top of transcribed face-to-face interviews presents the annotation of facial displays, hand gestures and body posture.  ...  While the fully annotated corpus consists of 3 interviews for a total of 120 minutes, it is extracted from a larger available corpus of 56 face-to-face interviews (14 hours) that has been manually annotated  ...  In this perspective, a common phenomenon in political interviews is the issue of conversational dominance, i.e. a speaker's tendency to control the other speaker's conversational actions over the course  ... 
dblp:conf/lrec/TrottaATE20 fatcat:nm3c4irwl5dvppjswasmnquazq


Vasilia Christidou, Anastasia Dimitriou, Nikos Barkas, Maria Papadopoulou, Stergios Grammenos
2015 Journal of Baltic Science Education  
The scenario involved 9 activities following the principles of context-based, socio-cognitive and multimodal teaching and learning, which were implemented by the teachers of the classes in a 4-week period  ...  Prior to and after the intervention participants engaged in individual, semi-structured interviews.  ...  Introduction Noise pollution is an important environmental issue in contemporary societies.  ... 
doi:10.33225/jbse/15.14.569 fatcat:xcmhxb7a6rb3nhmlnxf265ysne

Evaluating Students' Final Text Production in Polyphonic Critical Literacy Practices: Combining Appraisal Theory with Qualitative Data Sources

Konstantinos Sipitanos
2021 International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies  
, which is also a significant factor in the evaluation of literacy practices.  ...  In this paper, after the implementation of polyphonic literacy practices in a rural junior high school in Crete, Greece, the teacher-researcher assessed the final student written products using the Appraisal  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS I would like to thank Professor Eleni Katsarou from University of Crete for the reading and supporting of my research project.  ... 
doi:10.7575/aiac.ijels.v.9n.1p.113 fatcat:ifzdhv2msvfpvcaxxfzwqt73cy

A cross-cultural, multimodal, affective corpus for gesture expressivity analysis

G. Caridakis, J. Wagner, A. Raouzaiou, F. Lingenfelser, K. Karpouzis, E. Andre
2012 Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces  
A multimodal, cross-cultural corpus of affective behavior is presented in this research work.  ...  Additionally, the multimodal aspect, including prosody and facial expressions, is researched in terms of fusion techniques.  ...  The EmoTV corpus [1] is another corpus, which is in French and also draws material from TV interviews, but uses episodes with a wider range of body postures and more monologue, such as interviews on  ... 
doi:10.1007/s12193-012-0112-x fatcat:tqms3euuvbbkbjszjk2nyv7cdu


Vanderlei J. Zacchi
2016 Revista Brasileira de Linguística Aplicada  
Abstract: This paper aims to discuss the use of multimodality in English language teaching.  ...  Some preliminary analyses lead us to conclude that the reading of images is very much culturally sensitive and that multimodal ways of meaning making are becoming more powerful in the globalized, digital  ...  This is where the multimodal analysis comes in, since we are now dealing with both modes in conjunction.  ... 
doi:10.1590/1984-639820169877 fatcat:t4zdmosof5gy5d3wlr6bkwdatm

Heritage Language Use, Maintenance and Transmission by Second-Generation Immigrants in Cyprus [chapter]

Sviatlana Karpava
2021 Heritage - New Paradigm [Working Title]  
The analysis of the data (e.g. questionnaires, interviews, focus group discussions, observations) showed that second-generation immigrants have a hybrid language and cultural identity, as well as multifarious  ...  Individual identity is related to the sense of belonging, integration and engagement in the current space.  ...  We had a multimodal perspective for the analysis of our data (questionnaires, interviews, observations and field notes) [80] [81] [82] [83] .  ... 
doi:10.5772/intechopen.98634 fatcat:uv7ynr6qrbhvbdxbfwrxcvkzpu

Seeing in Writing: A Case Study of a Multilingual Graduate Writing Instructor's Socialization through Multimodality

Cristina Sánchez-Martín, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
2020 Journal of multilingual education research  
Through systematic thematic coding and multimodal textual analysis of questionnaires, a classroom observation, writing materials, and a semi-structured interview, the study reveals that the participant  ...  If yes, in what ways does multimodality interact with the writer's language repertoire?  ...  Most of all, thank you for enriching our worlds with your beautiful and powerful artistic work. End Notes  ... 
doi:10.5422/jmer.2020.v10.63-84 fatcat:akqcmpmp5bernkmp222ls76gra


Andrew Jocuns
2018 Journal of Nusantara Studies (JONUS)  
works by the Greeks.  ...  This distinction is important to consider in anthropology where the "classics" are often texts such as the Nuer (Evans-Pritchard, 2010), Argonauts of the Western Pacific(Malinowski, 2008), and even some  ...  For example, I once edited a dissertation for a graduate student in Thailand who using conversation analysis to analyze video recordings of debates on Thai TV in which the author was adamant that the work  ... 
doi:10.24200/jonus.vol3iss2pp176-181 fatcat:omvguwieofgedjui434pzgzuge

The voiceless in The Voice: A multimodal critical discourse analysis

Ibrahim Er
2020 Text & Talk  
Departing from traditional (sociolinguistic) critical discourse analysis, the article seeks to unveil the deep power discourse hidden in the multimodal landscape of the show by extending the scope of discourse  ...  AbstractThis article highlights the importance of multimodality in the study of discourse with a discussion of a segment from the Turkish adaptation of the global television format, The Voice.  ...  Last but not least, Dash & Patnaik (2016) use multimodal discourse analysis to scrutinize three Indian TV commercials and discuss how these commercials create a "cultural third place" between global  ... 
doi:10.1515/text-2020-2071 fatcat:3tww3vkuazcrfnkg5u32nk7yuu

A novel architecture and process for Ambient Assisted Living - the HERA approach

Nikolaos Spanoudakis, Boris Grabner, Christina Kotsiopoulou, Olga Lymperopoulou, Verena Moser-Siegmeth, Stylianos Pantelopoulos, Paraskevi Sakka, Pavlos Moraitis
2010 Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Conference on Information Technology and Applications in Biomedicine  
The novelty of this architecture is the use of the TV and Set-Top-Box probably already existing in a user's home (and the remote control with which the user is familiar) providing services from an application  ...  The HERA system addresses mainly the needs of elderly in the early stages of the Alzheimer disease aiming to improve the quality of their home life and extend its duration.  ...  ) Ethical issues and c) Regulatory framework 2) Perform semi-structured interviews with professionals (six to eight representatives) 3) Conduct discussions with each patient and possibly family care givers  ... 
doi:10.1109/itab.2010.5687615 fatcat:yfgkwsl36zcghi7ze3qg567jee

Multimodal Domains and Affordances for Home Language Maintenance Created by Web 2.0 and Mobile Technologies: Intergenerational Impacts

Liam Morgan, Maria Gabriella Peter
2015 Journal of Technologies in Knowledge Sharing  
of Community Languages in Sydney and Wollongong, Australia.  ...  This paper examines the impact of Web 2.0 technologies on the maintenance of home languages in Australia.  ...  Around 40% of the students interviewed reported using the Internet or a mobile phone to communicate in their home language using multimodal means.  ... 
doi:10.18848/2381-9235/cgp/v10i3-4/56482 fatcat:56nrb64eqfgjffbunxtw5wk7pu

Book of Abstracts, International Conference "Approaches to Multimodal Digital Environments: from theories to practices" [article]

Elisabetta Adami, Cristina Arizzi, Styliani Karatza, Ivana Marenzi, Ilaria Moschini, Sandra Petroni, Marc Rocca, Maria Grazia Sindoni
2019 Zenodo  
Multimodal digital communication is the main theme of this conference meant to attract multidisciplinary research on a wide range of issues from teaching and learning to analysing multimodal digital data  ...  appearing in multiple communication arenas. Keynote speakers: Marina Bondi Carey Jewitt Rodney Jones Gunther Kress and Jeff Bezemer David Machin Theo van Leeuwen A-MODE ORGANIZING  ...  In addition, we reflect on the far-prolonged infancy period of multimodality in higher education, considering possible reasons for this slow pace.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3245856 fatcat:adznskg37bgajfjezb7iegtzym

COSMOROE: a cross-media relations framework for modelling multimedia dialectics

Katerina Pastra
2008 Multimedia Systems  
We test COSMOROE for compliance to these criteria, by using it for annotating a corpus of TV travel programmes; we present all particulars of the annotation process and conclude with a discussion on the  ...  This lack not only indicates one's poor understanding of multimodal human behaviour, but also weakens any attempt to model such behaviour computationally.  ...  In particular, TV travel programmes usually involve one or more presenters visiting different places, being in contact with the locals, interviewing people, explaining the habits, traditions and way of  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00530-008-0142-0 fatcat:d6rp4u5ptndkra6q5ln6namcnm
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