Interpersonal ideologies of silence: What is that supposed to mean? (Kristine Muñoz, 10/4/2013)

Silence has been a productive area of study for decades across various disciplines, including applied linguistics, intercultural communication, cultural anthropology and communication studies.  The central question of this body of work has been how (rather than what) does silence mean: When does a conversational pause become a lull, or a silent response?  How do cultural ...