Category Archives: Symbolic Interaction

Review of Gary Alan Fine’s ‘Talking Art’ published #sssi #sociology #art

We have just published Amanda Koontz review of Gary Alan Fine’s book “Talking Art: The Culture of Practice and the Practice of Culture in MFA Education”. Professor Koontz writes that “Talking Art offers interesting insight into the tensions that derive … Continue reading

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Just out: Jacqueline Low’s article “Symbolic Interactionism in Canada” #sssi #sociology

There is sustained interest in the history and future of Symbolic Interactionism. About a year ago, we published reviews of books by Hans Joas and Daniel Huebner that discuss and further develop Mead’s work and heritage; “Who’s Mead?” by Gary … Continue reading

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New Article: “No Room for Respectability” by Lily Liang #sssi #boundary-work #sociology

We have just published Lily Liang’s article “No Room for Respectability: Boundary Work in Interaction at a Shanghai Rental” in Symbolic Interaction (Vol.42(2). SSSI members can download the artice by clicking the image below. To join SSSI and subscribe to Symbolic Interaction … Continue reading

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New on Early View: Emily S. Mann & Patrick R. Granzka “Agency-without-Choice: The Visual Rhetorics of Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Promotion” #sssi #advertising

We have just published Emily S. Mann and Patrick R. Granzka article that explores ‘the visual rhetorics of long-acting reversible contraception promotion’. The authors have produced a very insightlful video-abstract where they discuss the key points of their analysis. SSSI … Continue reading

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New on Early View: Lily Liang ‘No Room for Respectability: Boundary Work in Interaction at a Shanghai Rental’ #sssi #sociology

We have just published Lily Liang’s article “‘No Room for Respectability: Boundary Work in Interaction at a Shanghai Rental” on Early View of our journal. The article comes with a Video Abstract. http://tinyurl.com/yath4o65 SSSI members can read the article by … 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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Books for review #sssi #sociology #economic-sociology

I have received a couple of very interesting books that I would like to have reviewed in Symbolic Interaction. If you are interested in reviewing one of these books please contact me at dirk.vom_lehn@kcl.ac.uk Money Talks: Explaining How Money Really … Continue reading

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