Palliative care conversations: Clinical and applied linguistic perspectives

David Gramling, Robert Gramling

Research output: Book/ReportBook

6 Scopus citations


This book will be the first of its kind to offer intensive conversation analysis on patient-clinician interactions in the context of palliative medicine. The book focuses on a series of individual case studies of conversations that revolve, in each case, around one key critical term that is often evoked or understood differently by clinicians and patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Publisherde Gruyter
Number of pages246
ISBN (Electronic)9781501504570
ISBN (Print)9781501512681
StatePublished - Jan 14 2019


  • Conversation Analysis
  • Critical Discourse Analysis
  • Palliative Care

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Arts and Humanities
  • General Social Sciences


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