On Early View Russell Kelly’s Review of “Pandemics and Emerging Infectious Diseases: The Sociological Agenda Edited” by Robert Dingwall, Lily M. Hoffman, and Karen Staniland #sssi

Just out on Early View is Russell Kelly’s review of two books, “Qualitative Health Research: Creating a New Discipline” by Janice M. Morse and “Pandemics and Emerging Infectious Diseases: The Sociological Agenda” edited by Robert Dingwall, Lily M. Hoffman, and Karen Staniland.

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Kelly’s review of Morse’s book elucidates the difficulties that a researcher has who coming from a discipline other than sociology, i.e. the health sciences, attempts to write a book about methods that have long been established and developed elsewhere in the social sciences. Kelly is full of praise, however, of Dingwall, Hoffman and Staniland’s edited volume that published in the Sociology of Health and Illness series takes up a very topical subject “pandemics”.

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