Université de Neuchâtel

A sociocultural psychology of repeated mobility: dialogical challenges = Una psicología sociocultural de la movilidad repetida: desafíos dialógicos

Zittoun, Tania ; Levitan, Déborah

In: Studies in Psychology / Estudios de Psicología, 2019, vol. 40, no. 1, p. 79-106

In this paper, we propose a sociocultural psychology of the lifecourse to examine the extreme case of families living in repeated international mobility. In this case, mobility is motivated by work, which leads to repeated relocation of housing and occupational arrangements across countries. Based on fieldwork, we highlight three challenges of repeated mobility and discuss their implications...

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Third parties' voices in a therapeutic interview

Grossen, Michèle ; Orvig, Anne Salazar

In: Text & Talk - An Interdisciplinary Journal of Language, Discourse & Communication Studies, 2011, vol. 31, no. 1, p. 53-76

Université de Neuchâtel

Symbolic Resources in Dialogue, Dialogical Symbolic Resources

Zittoun, Tania

In: Culture & Psychology, 2007, vol. 13, no. 3, p. 365-376

Uses of symbolic resources can be seen as dialogical processes: they take place in a cultural world constituted by semiotic exchanges; they can lead people to interact; and as artefacts, they contain echoes of many other voices. The article proposes to consider traditional Talmudic study as a paradigmatic dialogical situation, in which scholars learn to use traditional texts as resources to...