Category Archives: Narrative

New Article “A Blumerian Approach to Storytelling” by Matthew J. Cousineau – https://doi.org/10.1002/symb.518 #sssi #sociology #Blumer cc @sociologylens

We progressively publish articles for the Special Issue on ‘Blumerian Symbolic Interactionism’. The latest article is Matthew J. Cousineau’s (Auburn University) “A Blumerian Approach to Storytelling”. In the article Cousineau revisits Blumer’s work on life histories and symbolic interactionism and … Continue reading

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New Article: ““We Share Our Stories and Risk Losing It All”: Activist‐Storytelling as Edgework in the Undocumented Youth Movement” by Emily R. Cabaniss & Heather Shay https://doi.org/10.1002/symb.503 #sssi #sociology #storytelling #edgework cc @sociologylens

Most research on edgework has focused on how individuals manage voluntary risk‐taking. Emily R. Cabaniss and Heather Shay, however, show how undocumented youth activists collectively leveraged cultural capital to encourage risky forms of public storytelling by positioning those who participated in … Continue reading

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New on Early View: M. Lorek ‘The (Ir)relevance of the German Reunification in Autobiographical Narratives of East Germans’ #sssi #sociology

We have just published Melanie Lorek’s article “The (Ir)relevance of the German Reunification in Autobiographical Narratives of East Germans”. In her article Lorek examines the narratives of East Germans who reflect on the relevance of the German Reunificiation for their … Continue reading

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New Article on Early View: ‘Narrative Manhood Acts’ by D. Schrock and colleagues #sssi #sociology

A new article has been published on Early View of Symbolic Interaction. SSSI Members can download the article by clicking on the image below. To join SSSI and subscribe to Symbolic Interaction from $31 (£23) please click HERE. Abstract We analyze … Continue reading

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New Book Review on Early View: David R. Gibson on Ira J. Cohen’s ‘Solitary Action’ #sssi #sociology

We have just published David R. Gibson’s review of Ira J. Cohen’s book “Solitary Action”. Members of SSSI can access the review by clicking on the image below. To join SSSI and subscribe to Symbolic Interaction from $31 (£23) please click … Continue reading

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New on Early View: Daina Cheyenne Harvey’s Review of ‘Narratives of Crisis’ by Seeger & Sellnow #sssi #sociology #narrative

There is lot of interest in narrative analysis in sociology. Daina Cheyenne Harvey who recently published an article concerned with discourses related to the aftermath of hurricane Katrina review Mathew W. Seeger and Timothy L. Sellnow’s ‘Narratives of Crisis’. His review of … Continue reading

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