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The branch of sociology that deals with the codes and conventions of everyday social interactions and activities.
(Linguistics) a method of studying linguistic communication that emphasizes common-sense views of conversation and the world. Compare phenomenology
Associated with the sociologist Harold Garfinkel, ethnomethodology studies the ways in which people use everyday knowledge to interpret and understand the world and communicate with other people.