Here we share outcomes of a multi-year team science project on other-initiated repair across languages, led by Mark Dingemanse and N.J. Enfield. We have information on contributors, publications and media coverage.


Here is the core list of languages studied in the project, along with the corresponding contributors:

LanguageField siteResearcher
Argentine Sign LanguageArgentinaElizabeth Manrique
Cha’palaaEcuadorSimeon Floyd
DutchThe NetherlandsMark Dingemanse
EnglishUnited KingdomKobin Kendrick
IcelandicIcelandRósa Gísladóttir
ItalianItalyGiovanni Rossi
LaoLaosNick Enfield
Mandarin ChineseTaiwanKobin Kendrick
Murrinh-PathaNorthern AustraliaJoe Blythe
RussianRussiaJulija Baranova
SiwuGhanaMark Dingemanse
Yélî DnyeIsland MelanesiaStephen C. Levinson

Further contributors and co-authors on subprojects in the period 2010-2015 were Paul Drew (conversation analysis training & data sessions), Francisco Torreira (corpus linguistics & phonetics), Séan Roberts (computational & statistical methods), Paul Hömke (Dutch data coding as a research assistant) and Tyko Dirksmeyer (Chintang data & typology).