5. Video-Mediated Interactions and Surveys

  1. Frederick G. Conrad PhD2 and
  2. Michael F. Schober PhD3
  1. Anne H. Anderson PhD

Published Online: 29 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470183373.ch5

Envisioning the Survey Interview of the Future

Envisioning the Survey Interview of the Future

How to Cite

Anderson, A. H. (2007) Video-Mediated Interactions and Surveys, in Envisioning the Survey Interview of the Future (eds F. G. Conrad and M. F. Schober), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470183373.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

  2. 3

    New School for Social Research, New York, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 9 NOV 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471786276

Online ISBN: 9780470183373



  • video-conferencing systems;
  • problem-solving collaborations;
  • face-to-face versus telephone interviews


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Video-Conferencing Systems

  • What do Visual Cues Add to Interactions? Face-to-Face Versus Telephone Interviews

  • Video Conferencing Versus Telephone Interaction

  • Video Conferences Versus Face-to-Face Interactions

  • Video Conference Versus Video Conference: Technological Features

  • Conclusions

  • References