Hofstetter: Achieving preallocation in turn taking

Hofstetter has published an article in Discourse Processes: Achieving Preallocation: Turn Transition Practices in Board Games. Abstract: This paper contributes an analysis of practices for managing a preallocated turn-taking system in board games, expanding existing studies of preallocation beyond question-answer sequences. Although board games have existed for thousands of years across human cultures, and despite …

Hofstetter: Nonlexical moans in board games

Hofstetter has published 'Nonlexical 'moans': Response cries in board games'. Abstract: This article examines nonlexical vocalizations in board game interactions, focusing on “moans.” Moans are prolonged, voiced, response cries. Moans react to game events where the player has suffered in some way. Despite the complaint-relevant nature of moans, game actions are never withdrawn in response …