Peter Garrett, Nikolas Coupland and Angie Williams are all at the Centre for Language and Communication Research, Cardiff University. Peter Garrett is Senior Lecturer, and his main interests are in attitudes, intergroup theory, and persuasive communication. Nikolas Coupland is Professor, with main interests in sociolinguistic variation, style and discourse. Angie Williams is Senior Lecturer. Her main interests are in research methods, intergenerational and relational communication. All three have published widely in the area of language and communication.