Category Archives: book reviews

Symbolic Interaction Table of Content Vol.40(4) #sssi #sociology

 November 2017 Volume 40, Issue 4 ARTICLES “If I Can Offer You Some Advice”: Rapport and Data Collection in Interviews Between Adults of Different Ages (pages 463–482) Jessica Vasquez-Tokos Version of Record online: 4 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/symb.305 Video Abstract … Continue reading

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New Book Review on Early View – Christopher T. Conner on J. Sumerau’s social fiction ‘Cigarettes & Wine’ #sssi #sociology

We have just published Christopher T. Conner’s review of J. Sumerau’s ‘Cigarettes & Wine’. J. who also is the editor of the SSSI music Blog has published ‘Cigarettes & Wine’ as a piece of social fiction that “blurs the lines between … Continue reading

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New Book Review out: R. Wade Kenny on R. Perinbanayagam’s ‘The Rhetoric of Emotions’ #sssi #sociology #emotion

Emotions have been of central concern to discussion in Symbolic Interaction for decades. With his most recent book “The Rhetoric of Emotions” Robert Perinbanayagam has continued interactionist research in this area. Robert Wade Kenny has produced a fascinating review of … Continue reading

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New on Early View – Book review – vom Lehn – ‘Reengaging the Active Audience’ #sssi #sociology #media

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Invited Review by Peter Hall on recent publications on Mead

Peter M. Hall has written an excellent Review of a number of books that are concerned with and by George Herbert Mead. The books include the new “The Definite Edition of ‘Mind, Self and Society’” edited by Daniel R. Huebner … Continue reading

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Looking for Reviewers books on Migration #sssi #symbolicinteraction #sociology

I have 2 books related to the topic of migration. I look for one or two scholars with expertise in the area who will review the book for Symbolic Interaction. Please get in touch with me at dirk.vom_lehn@kcl.ac.uk

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Review of Dagmar Danko’s “Zur Aktualität von Howard S. Becker: Einführung in sein Werk” by Andrea Ploder #sssi #sociology

From time to time Symbolic Interaction has books reviewed that have been published i languages other than English. Recently, Dagmar Danko, a sociologist from the University of Freiburg in Germany, published a book to the contemporary relevance of Howard S. Becker. … Continue reading

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