publication . Article . Other literature type . 2016

A video‐based examination of visitors' conduct and interaction in museums

vom Lehn, Dirk;
Open Access
  • Published: 09 May 2016 Journal: Health Care for Women International, volume 37, pages 595-596 (issn: 0739-9332, eissn: 1096-4665, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Informa UK Limited
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to argue that social interaction fundamentally underpins how people examine, experience and make sense of museum exhibits. It seeks to reveal how people collaboratively view and make sense of artwork and other kinds of exhibit, and in particular how the ways of looking at and responding to exhibits arise in social interaction. Design/methodology/approach – The analysis inspects in detail video‐recordings of visitors' conduct and interaction at exhibits. It draws on ethnomethodology and conversation analysis to reveal the social and sequential organisation of people's verbal, visual and bodily action and interaction. Finding...
Subjects
free text keywords: Interaction, Koerperwelten, Video, Ethnomethodology, Konversationsanalyse, Pubic Understanding of Science, /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/1400/1406, Marketing, Interactive kiosk, business.product_category, business, Public relations, business.industry, Marketing research, Sociology, Exhibition, Mobile device, Social relation, Ethnomethodology, Conversation analysis, Originality, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2016

A video‐based examination of visitors' conduct and interaction in museums

vom Lehn, Dirk;