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Wiley’s Top Altmetrics Articles: Symbolic Interaction

Wiley has published a list of the Top Altmetrics Articles. For Symbolic Interaction, they have listed  “I’m the Next American Idol”: Cooling Out, Accounts, and Perseverance at Reality Talent Show Auditions  By Junhow Wei And Nonsocial Transient Behavior: Social Disengagement … Continue reading

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New on Early View: Jeffrey Nash’s review of Leslie Irvine’s “My dog always eats first” #sssi #sociology

Happy New Year to you all. We begin 2017 with the publication of Jeffrey Nash’s review of Leslie Irvine book “My Dog Always Eats First” in which the author explores the relationship between homeless people and their dog companions. Members … Continue reading

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Books for Review #sssi #sociology

I have various books on my shelf that I would like to have reviewed in Symbolic Interaction. If you are interested please get in touch at dirk.vom_lehn@kcl.ac.uk        

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New Article on Early View: “Negotiation of Gendered Faculty Career Trajectories in the United States” #sssi #sociology

In their article “Negotiation of Gendered Faculty Career Trajectories in the United States” Christina R. Steidl and Claire E. Sterk analyse transcripts of in-depth interviews with mid-career faculty to explore how faculty interactions result in differing symbolic meanings and interpretations of productivity … Continue reading

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New on Early View: “Institutionalizing Public Scholarship” by Jennifer M. Kilty & Charissa Crépault #sociology #sssi

The 2015 Annual SSSI Conference was devoted to “Public Sociology”. In light of our recent interest in this debate Symbolic Interaction has just published Jennifer M. Kilty and Charissa Crépault’s article “Institutionalizing Public Scholarship: Lessons from Feminism and Symbolic Interactionism” … Continue reading

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Review of Nigel Dodd’s “The Social Life of Money

Although we are several decades into the development of the new economic sociology there still is relatively little sociological interest in “money”. Most authors refer to Georg Simmel’s “Philosophy of money” that despite having been written more than 100 years ago … Continue reading

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A few books left to review #sssi #sociology #bookreview

I have a few books left to review. If you are interested in reviewing any of the books below, please get in touch with me at dirk.vom_lehn@kcl.ac.uk

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