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About Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction - Blog

The Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction (SSSI) is an international professional organization of scholars interested in the study of a wide range of social issues with an emphasis on identity, everyday practice, and language.

New Interactionist book in Italian “INTERAZIONI INCLUSIVE (INCLUSIVE INTERACTIONS)” #sssi #sociology

A very interesting book has been released in Italy by the end of November 2016, entitled “Interazioni Inclusive” (Inclusive Interactions), edited by Andrea Salvini and published for Maggioli Editore. Presented by a Preface of David Altheide, it contains several essays … Continue reading

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Latest Issue of SSSI Notes Vol.45/3 #sssi #sociology

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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“To Read Again Herbert Blumer” Italian Conference on Herbert Blumer – #sssi #sociology

“To Read Again Herbert Blumer” Conference on Herbert Blumer in Pisa, Italy  Monday, April 3, 2017 Herbert Blumer died on April 13th, 1987, in Pleasanton, California. Exactly thirty years after his passing, the Department of Political Science, University of Pisa, … Continue reading

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“International Summer School on Grounded Theory & Qualitative Methods” 5 – 9 June, Pisa Italy #sssi #sociology

International Summer School on Grounded Theory & Qualitative Methods 2017 – II edition – 5-9 June, Pisa   The Department of Political Science, University of Pisa, is pleased to invite you to participate in the II edition of the International … Continue reading

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European SSSI Conference 2017 in Lodz/Poland #sssi #sociology #conference

Dear Friends and Colleagues, the EUSSSI Conference will be held in Lodz/Poland from July 4th to July 8th this year.  The title of the conference is “Studying Everyday Life: Generic Dimensions of Interactionist Inquiry”.  For more information place click the … Continue reading

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CfP SSSI 2017 Annual Meetings in Montreal, Canda #sociology #sssi

Dear SSSI Members: Please submit abstracts for the 2017 meeting, which will be held at the Omni Mont-Royal hotel in Montreal, Quebec on 8/11-8/13/17. PAPER PROPOSALS/ABSTRACTS ARE DUE IN ONE WEEK, by 3/15/17.  Please share with colleagues and students. Submission … Continue reading

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A Quick look back to the History of SSSI #sssi #sociology #history

Almost 20 years ago, in Summer 1997, Symbolic Interaction published a Special Issue (Vol. 20(2)) concerned with the history of the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction. The Special Issue co-edited by Michael G. Flaherty and Donna Daren includes 12 essays … Continue reading

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