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Alan Firth

  1. 1990
  2. Published

    'Lingua Franca' Negotiations: Towards an Interactional Approach. / Firth, Alan.

    In: World Englishes, Vol. 9, No. 3, 1990, p. 269-280.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Responding to Proposals: An analysis of 'alignment talk' in trading negotiations. / Firth, Alan.

    Dept. of Languages and Intercultural Studies, Aalborg University. : Aalborg University, 1990.

    Research output: Working paper/Preprint Working paperResearch

  4. 1992
  5. Published

    Discourse at Work: Negotiating by Telex, Fax, and 'Phone. / Firth, Alan.

    Aalborg University, 1992. 280 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportPh.D. thesisResearch

  6. 1994
  7. Published

    Ethnomethodology and Pragmatics. / Firth, Alan.

    Universalisme og interkulturel kommunikation . ed. / Ernst Ulrich Pinkert. Aalborg : Aalborg University, 1994. p. 105-118.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Language and Cultural Skills: An Introduction to Study Skills and Methodology. / Firth, Alan; Bennett, Andrew (Editor); Niss, A. (Editor); Firth, Alan (Editor); Halkier, Henrik (Editor).

    Aalborg : Aalborg University, 1994. 180 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportBookResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Writing Projects in Linguistics. / Firth, Alan.

    Language and Cultural Skills: An Introduction to Study Skills and Methodology. Aalborg : Aalborg University, 1994. p. 23-38.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  10. 1995
  11. Published

    'Accounts' in Negotiation Discourse : A single-case analysis. / Firth, Alan.

    In: Journal of Pragmatics, Vol. 23, No. 2, 1995, p. 199-226.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Ethnomethodology. / Firth, Alan.

    Handbook of Pragmatics. ed. / Jef Verschueren; Jan Blommaert. Amsterdam : Benjamins, 1995. p. 269-278.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Introduction and Overview. / Firth, Alan.

    The Discourse of Negotiation: Studies of Language in the Workplace. ed. / Alan Firth. Oxford : Pergamon Press, 1995. p. 3-39.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Multiple Mode, Single Activity: Telenegotiating as a Social Accomplishment. / Firth, Alan.

    Situated Order: Talk and Other Embodied Activities. ed. / Paul ten Have; George Psathas. Washington, DC : University Press of America, 1995. p. 151-172.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Negotiating in the 'Virtual Marketplace': Making Sense of Telenegotiating. / Firth, Alan.

    The Discourse of Business Negotiation. ed. / Konrad Ehlich; Johannes Wagner. Berlin : Mouton de Gruyter, 1995. p. 127-149.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Preface. / Firth, Alan.

    The Discourse of Negotiation. Studies of Languages in the Workplace. ed. / Alan Firth. Pergamon Press, 1995. p. v-vii.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Review of Figueroa, E. 'Sociolinguistic Metatheory'. / Firth, Alan.

    In: Linguistics, 1995, p. 1-4.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperReviewResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Talking for a Change: Negotiating by Telephone in Commodity Trading. / Firth, Alan.

    The Discourse of Negotiation. Studies of Languages in the Workplace. ed. / Alan Firth. Oxford : Pergamon Press, 1995. p. 183-222.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    The Discourse of Negotiation: Studies of Language in the Workplace. / Firth, Alan (Editor).

    Pergamon Press, 1995. 436 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportBookResearchpeer-review

  20. 1996
  21. Published

    Review of Grimshaw, A.D. 'Collegial Discourse', and Grimshaw, A.D. 'What's Going on Here?'. / Firth, Alan.

    In: American Journal of Sociology, Vol. 101, No. 5, 1996, p. 1487-93.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperReviewResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    The Discursive Accomplishment of 'normality' : On ‘lingua franca’ English and conversation analysis. / Firth, Alan.

    In: Journal of Pragmatics, Vol. 26, No. 2, 1996, p. 237-259.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. 1997
  24. Published

    Communication Strategies at Work. / Firth, Alan; Wagner, Johannes.

    Communication Strategies : Psycholinguistic and Sociolinguistic Perspectives. ed. / Gabrielle Kasper; Eric Kellerman. London : Pearson Longman, 1997. p. 323-344.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    On Discourse, Communication, and (Some) Fundamental Concepts in SLA Research. / Firth, Alan; Wagner, Johannes.

    In: Modern Language Journal, Vol. 81, No. 3, 1997, p. 285-300.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. 1998
  27. Published

    Review of Lynch, M. and Bogen, D. The Spectacle of History: Speech, Text and Memory at the Iran-Contra Hearings. / Firth, Alan.

    In: Discourse & Society, 1998, p. 417-420.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperReviewResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    SLA property: No Tresspassing! / Firth, Alan; Wagner, Johannes.

    In: Modern Language Journal, Vol. 82, No. 1, 1998, p. 91-94.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. 2001
  30. Published

    Discovering order in opening sequences in calls to a software helpline. / Firth, Alan; Baker, Carolyn; Emmison, Michael.

    How To Analyse Talk in Institutional Settings. ed. / Alec McHoul; Mark Rapley. London : Continuum, 2001.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Epiphanies and other aspects of the work of call-takers on a software helpline. / Firth, Alan.

    2001. 1-25 Paper presented at Dept. of Communication Research Seminar, Odense, Denmark.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  32. Published

    Language and social interaction in calls to a software helpline (Invited paper). / Firth, Alan.

    2001. 1-30 Paper presented at Linguistics Seminar, Dept. of Linguistics, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, USA, Honolulu, HI, United States.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  33. 2003
  34. Published

    Argument as Spectacle and Collusion: The mediatization of politics on CNN's Crossfire. / Firth, Alan.

    Language Travels: A Festschrift for Torben Vestergaard. ed. / Alan Firth. Aalborg : Aalborg University Press, 2003. p. 131-142.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Language Travels: A Festschrift for Torben Vestergaard. / Firth, Alan (Editor).

    Aalborg : Aalborg University Press, 2003. 180 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportBookResearchpeer-review

  36. Published

    On Discourse, Communication, and (Some) Fundamental Concepts in Second Language Acquisition Research. / Firth, Alan; Wagner, Johannes.

    Controversies in Applied Linguistics. 2003. p. 173-198.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  37. Published

    SLA property: No Tresspassing! / Firth, Alan; Wagner, Johannes.

    Controversies in Applied Linguistics. ed. / Barbara Seidlhofer. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2003. p. 232-236.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  38. 2005
  39. Published

    Calibrating for Competence in Calls for Technical Assistance. / Firth, Alan; Baker, Carolyn; Emmison, Michael.

    Calling for Help: Language and Social Interaction in Telephone Helplines. ed. / Alan Firth; Carolyn Baker; Michael Emmison. Amsterdam : John Benjamins, 2005. p. 39-62.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    Calling for Help: An Introduction. / Firth, Alan; Emmison, Michael.

    Calling for Help: Language and Social Interaction in Telephone Helplines. Amsterdam : John Benjamins, 2005. p. 1-35.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    Calling for Help: Language and Social Interaction in Telephone Helplines. / Firth, Alan (Editor); Emmison, Michael; Baker, Carolyn.

    Amsterdam : John Benjamins, 2005. 344 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportBookResearchpeer-review

  42. Published

    Preface. / Firth, Alan.

    Calling for Help: Language and Social Interaction in Telephone Helplines. Amsterdam : John Benjamins, 2005.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  43. 2007
  44. Published

    Review of Ferguson, G. 'Language Planning and Education'. / Firth, Alan.

    In: International Journal of Applied Linguistics, Vol. 17, No. 3, 2007, p. 413-419.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperReviewResearchpeer-review

  45. Published

    Second/Foreign Language Learning as a Social Accomplishment: Elaborations on a Reconceptualized SLA. / Firth, Alan; Wagner, Johannes.

    In: Modern Language Journal, Vol. 91, No. 1, 2007, p. 800-819.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  46. 2008
  47. Published

    Review of Rubdy, R. & Saraceni, M., eds. 'English in the World: Global rules, global roles'. / Firth, Alan.

    In: Applied Linguistics, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2008, p. 318-321.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperReviewResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    The public and private lives of additional language competence: Implications for a reconceptualised SLA (Plenary address). / Firth, Alan.

    2008. 1-30.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  49. 2009
  50. Published

    Diagnosis as dialogue: Diagnostic work in calls to a technical support helpline. / Firth, Alan; Emmison, Michael.

    Ethnographies of diagnostic work: Dimensions of transformative practice. Oxford : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. p. 113-132.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  51. Published

    Doing not being a foreign language learner: English as a lingua franca in the workplace and (some) implications for SLA. / Firth, Alan.

    In: International Review of Applied Linguistics in Language Teaching, Vol. 47, 2009, p. 127-156.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  52. Published

    The Lingua Franca Factor. / Firth, Alan.

    In: Intercultural Pragmatics, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2009, p. 147-170.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  53. 2010
  54. Published

    Etnometodologia. / Firth, Alan.

    In: Discurso y Sociedad, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2010, p. 597-614.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  55. Published

    Talking children into being in absentia? Children as a strategic and contingent resource in family court dispute resolution. / Trinder, Liz ; Jenks, christopher ; Firth, Alan.

    In: Child and Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 22, No. 2, 2010, p. 234-257.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  56. Published

    ‘So presumably things have moved on since then?’ The management of risk allegations in child contact Dispute Resulution. / Trinder, Liz ; Firth, Alan; Jenks, christopher .

    In: International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family, Vol. 24, No. 1, 2010, p. 29-53.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  57. 2011
  58. Published

    Conversation analysis, competence and L2 interaction: How, why and to what end? (Invited keynote address). / Firth, Alan.

    2011. 1-25 Paper presented at NORDAND 10 Conference on Nordic Languages and Language Learning, Reykjavik, Iceland.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  59. Published

    Developing Intercultural Competence: The evolution of a key concept in Second Language Acquisition Research (Invited paper). / Firth, Alan.

    2011. 1-28 Paper presented at Applied Linguistics Seminar Series, Sydney, Australia.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  60. Published

    Mediators’ methods for managing emotionality: Circumventing, curtailing and containing conflict in child contact conciliation (Invited paper). / Firth, Alan.

    2011. 1-25 Paper presented at School of Journalism & Communication Research Seminar , Brisbane, Australia.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  61. 2012
  62. Published

    Analysing English as a Global Language in Naturalistic Settings (Invited Plenary address). / Firth, Alan.

    2012. 1-25 Paper presented at World Englishes Conference, Melbourne , Australia.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  63. Published

    Learning the L2 in the Wild: Implications for Classroom Practices (Invited Keynote Address). / Firth, Alan.

    2012. 1-30 Paper presented at Japanese Association of Language Teachers Conference, Hamamatsu, Japan.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  64. Published

    On the pragmatic and interactional character of multi-participant synchronous voice-based computer-mediated communication. / Firth, Alan; Jenks, christopher .

    Handbook of the Pragmatics of Computer-Mediated Communication. ed. / Susan Herring; D. Stein; T. Virtanen. Berlin : Mouton de Gruyter, 2012. p. 209-234.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  65. Published

    On ‘Multilingual Competence’. New perspectives for SLA. / Firth, Alan.

    2012. 1-25 Paper presented at American association of applied linguistics, Boston, United States.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  66. Published

    Requesting and receiving advice on the telephone: An analysis of telephone helplines in Australia. / Firth, Alan; Emmison, Michael.

    Advice in Discourse. Amsterdam : John Benjamins, 2012. p. 213-232.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  67. Published

    Towards ‘Lingua Franca Competence’. / Firth, Alan.

    2012. Paper presented at International conference on English as a lingua franca, Instanbul, Turkey.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  68. Published

    When disputants dispute : interactional aspects of arguments in family mediation sessions. / Jenks, christopher ; Firth, Alan; Trinder, Liz .

    In: Text & Talk (Print Edition), Vol. 32, No. 3, 2012, p. 307-327.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  69. 2013
  70. Published

    Conversation Analysis and Lingua Franca. / Firth, Alan.

    Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. ed. / Carol A. Chapelle. New York : Wiley, 2013. p. 1043-1047.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingEncyclopedia entryResearchpeer-review

  71. Published

    Second Languages in the Wild. Implications for Applied Linguistics (Invited paper). / Firth, Alan.

    2013. 1-25 Paper presented at Applied Linguistics Seminars, Hong Kong, China.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  72. 2014
  73. Published

    Conversation Analysis and English as a Lingua Franca. / Firth, Alan.

    2014. 1-25 Paper presented at American association of applied linguistics conference, Chicago, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  74. Published

    Global Englishes and English as a ‘lingua franca’: Opportunities (and Challenges) for Applied Linguistics (Invited Keynote Address). / Firth, Alan.

    2014. 1-25 Paper presented at British Association of Applied Linguistics Conference, Nottingham, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  75. Published

    Intercultural Competence in Telephone Support Helplines. / Firth, Alan.

    2014. 1-20 Paper presented at Centre for Languages and Linguistics Annual Conference, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  76. Published

    Synchronous voice-based computer-mediated communication. / Firth, Alan; Jenks, christopher .

    Handbook of the Pragmatics of Computer-Mediated Communication. ed. / Susan Herring; D. Stein; T. Virtanen. Berlin : Mouton de Gruyter, 2014. p. 217-244.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  77. 2015
  78. Unpublished

    Identities in Second-Language Discourse (Invited keynote address). / Firth, Alan.

    2015. 1-20 Paper presented at Second Language Research Forum conference, Honolulu, United States.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  79. Published

    Intercultural Competence in the Marketplace: How Tourists Haggle in Englishes, in Bangkok. / Firth, Alan; Brandt, Adam.

    2015. 1-20 Paper presented at International conference on ethnomethodology and conversation analysis, Kolding, Denmark.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  80. Published

    Managing emotionality in Child-Contact Mediation Meetings (Invited paper). / Firth, Alan.

    2015. 1-20 Paper presented at Applied Linguistics Seminar, Lancaster, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  81. 2016
  82. Published

    Haggling in Bangkok: Interaction between tourists and local vendors. / Firth, Alan.

    2016. 1-25 Paper presented at Newcastle University Centre for Language and Linguistics Research Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  83. 2017
  84. Published

    Inside the intelligent multilingual environment: Shopping in Bangkok, Thailand. / Firth, Alan.

    2017. 1-25 Paper presented at Applied Linguistics Seminar series, School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences, newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  85. Published

    Post-humanism and conversation analysis (Invited Plenary address). / Firth, Alan.

    2017. 1-25 Paper presented at Northern Doctoral School Conference, Newcastle , United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  86. Published

    Tourist-Vendor Interactions in English as a lingua franca in East-Asian Flea Markets. / Firth, Alan; Brandt, Adam.

    2017. 1-30 Paper presented at International Seminar on Economic Encounters, Maastricht, Netherlands.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  87. 2019
  88. Published

    Inside the intelligent multilingual environment: Semiotic assemblages in a Bangkok bazaar. / Firth, Alan.

    2019. 1-30 Paper presented at Lunchtime lecture series, Dept. of English, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  89. Published

    Material haggling in the material world of a Bangkok bazaar: An ethnography of shopping in a superdiverse setting. / Firth, Alan.

    2019. 1-20 Paper presented at Nordic Association of English Studies (NAES) - Aarhus, Denmark.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  90. Published

    Semiotic assemblages and tourist-vendor interactions. / Firth, Alan.

    2019. 1-30 Paper presented at MOVIN conference, Aalborg, Denmark.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  91. 2020
  92. Published

    The English language in Denmark: Lingua Franca or Lingua Tyrannosaurus? / Firth, Alan.

    2020. 1-30.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  93. 2021
  94. In preparation

    Material haggling in the material world of a Bangkok bazaar. / Firth, Alan.

    In: Language in Society, 2021.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  95. In preparation

    When tourists and vendors 'go local': Translanguaging in a Bangkok Bazaar. / Firth, Alan.

    In: Journal of Pragmatics, 2021.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  96. 2022
  97. In preparation

    Haggling in Bangkok and Beijing : Semiotic assemblages in the material world. / Firth, Alan.

    London, 2022. 250 p. (Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis).

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportBookResearchpeer-review

  98. In preparation

    Haggling with calculators: Semiotic repertoires in Bangkok and Beijing. / Firth, Alan.

    In: Research on Language and Social Interaction, 2022.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review