Category Archives: interactionism

New on Early View: Review of G.A. Fine’s Players and Pawns #sssi #sociology

We have just published Taylor Price’s review of Gary Alan Fine’s ‘Players and Pawns. How Chess builds Community and Culture’. Taylor Price writes that “Gary Alan Fine provides an ethnographic account of chess as a soft and sticky cultural activity that “drips … Continue reading

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Book Review: ‘War and Conflict Commemoration” by Neil Jenkings #sssi #sociology #war #conflict

We have just published Neil Jenking’s review of two books: Memory, Place and Identity: Commemoration and Remembrance of War and Conflict. Edited by Danielle Drozdzewski, Sarah Di Nardi, and Emma. Waterton. Abingdon, Oxon. 2016. Remembering the Falklands War. By Sarah Maltby. London: … Continue reading

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New Article on Early View ‘Helpers ‘Here on the Front Lines” by Taylor et al #sssi #sociology

We have just published Tiffany Taylor and colleagues’ article “Helpers ‘Here on the Front Lines’: Welfare-to-Work Managers’ Moral Identity Work. Members of SSSI can access the article by clicking the image below. To join SSSI and subscribe to Symbolic Interaction … Continue reading

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New on Early View: ‘Rapport and Data Collection in Interviews’ by Jessica Vasquez-Tokos #sssi #sociology #methods

We have just published a new article on Early View. In her article Jessica Vasquez-Tokos reflexively analyses how her interviewees responded to her social identity categories. Members of SSSI can access the article by clicking on the image below. The … Continue reading

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New on Early View: Lee R. Blackstone on “The Aural and Moral Idylls of ‘Englishness’ and Folk Music” #sssi #music #sociology

We have just published a new article on Early View of Symbolic Interaction. Lee Robert Blackstone’s article explores ‘Englishness as a historical social construction’. Members of SSSI can access the article by clicking on the image below. The article comes with a … Continue reading

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Latest Issue of SSSI Notes Vol45/3 – #sociology #sssi #newsletter

The latest issue of the newsletter of the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction has just been published. To access the newsletter please click HERE.

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New article on Early View: Muir, Roosevelt, and Yosemite National Park as an Emergent Sacred Symbol #sssi #sociology

We have just published “Muir, Roosevelt, and Yosemite National Park as an Emergent Sacred Symbol: An Interaction Ritual Analysis of a Camping Trip” by Timothy J. Curry and Kiernan O. Gordon on Early View of the Symbolic Interaction. Abstract We argue … Continue reading

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