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Wittgenstein and Language Games in Qualitative Research

  1. John Shotter

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1280

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Shotter, J. 2012. Wittgenstein and Language Games in Qualitative Research. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

I am in conversation with a friend. She is trying to tell me something complicated, but she goes from one sentence to the next too quickly for me to “follow” her.

Keywords:

  • culture;
  • qualitative research methods;
  • research methods in applied linguistics;
  • Wittgenstein