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New articles, book reviews, and a review essay published in @sijournal #sssi #sociology

Over the past couple of weeks Symbolic Interaction (@sijournal) has published a number of articles, book reviews, and a review essay. The material relates to cognitive sociology, climate change, religion, and others. Head HERE to find out more.

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2020 SSSI Awards #sssi #sociology

We had our Business Meeting yesterday where the winners of the 2020 Awards were announced. Please see below a list of the award winners. More information will be published in SSSI Notes (and here) later. Congratulations to all the winners! … Continue reading

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Call for Award Nominations #sssi #sociology

The Call for Award Nominations is open. Please see the various categories and contacts below. (See awards page) George Herbert Mead Award The George Herbert Mead Award For Lifetime Achievement is given annually to recognize a scholar’s career contributions to … Continue reading

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Call for Contributions – SSSI NOTES

The next issue of SSSI Notes will be available in mid-November. If you have any announcements about books, conferences, grants, awards, related organizations, or other relevant information please send it to me via e-mail (william.force@wne.edu) by Monday, November 11. Please … Continue reading

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CfP Troubled Pearson’s Industries (book chapters) #sssi #psychiatry

A member of our society has asked me to distribute a call for papers with regard to a book he is editing. Troubled Persons Industries: The Expansion of Psychiatric Categories beyond Psychiatry   Call for abstracts and chapters  Martin Harbusch … Continue reading

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Halloween Candy Contamination legends #sssi

As Halloween creeps up on us, Joel Best‘s research on Halloween Candy Contamination is discussed in The Washington Post. „THC, cyanide and razor blades: How sketchy urban myths taught parents to fear Halloween candy“ – https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2019/10/23/thc-cyanide-razor-blades-how-sketchy-urban-myths-taught-parents-fear-halloween-candy/

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Final Programme SSSI 2019 in New York City – #sssi #sociology

Click Here for the Detailed SSSI 2019 Program For the detailed program (pdf) please click HERE! Program Planning Committee Stacey Hannem, Vice President SSSI, Wilfrid Laurier University (Chair) Thaddeus Muller, Past-Vice President SSSI, Lancaster University Tim Hallett, Vice President elect … Continue reading

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Couch-Stone Symposium 2019 – De Moines (May 16 – 18)

Fellow Interactionists: The Couch-Stone Symposium in Des Moines is just two weeks away (May 16-18). Our theme is “Teaching & Symbolic Interactionism.” Highlights will include: • Nancy Berns’ address on “Helping People Grieve: Teaching Theory as a Matter of Life … Continue reading

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Vacancy: Associate Prof Digital Sociology at University of St Gallen #sssi #sociology

Associate Professor of Digital Sociology (75%) at the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland. From the job description: the successful candidate will be a “qualitative social researcher with experience in mixed methodology”. The deadline for applications is May 20, 2019. Associate Professor of Digital Sociology … Continue reading

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Symbolic Interaction: Volume 42, Issue 1 Thematic Issue: Technology, the Internet, and Social Media #sssi #sociology #openaccess #free

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Symbolic Interaction – New Issue Out! #sssi #sociology

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Symbolic Interaction Vol. 41 No. 2 (2018) ? Articles Cooperative Accounts: Avoiding Conflict and Repairing Social Relations Stephen C. Poulson, Timothy J. Carter & Daniel M. Crowley Pages: 143-164 Catching Babies in Prohibition States:…

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Johns, Denzin and Katovich Won 2017 Couch Center President’s Award

Carl Couch Center for Social and Internet Research is proud to announce the recipients of the 2017 President’s Award, the highest honor presented by Carl Couch Center to recognize individuals who have made sustaining contributions to social research. Mark D. … Continue reading

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#SSSI 2016 Annual Conference at W Hotel Seattle, Aug 19 to 21 – Preliminary Program

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The Preliminary Program for our 2016 Annual Conference in Seattle, WA has been published on the Society’s website. Follow this link to be taken there.

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Report: International Summer School on Grounded Theory and Qualitative Methods Pisa 2016 #sssi #sociology #methods

International Summer School on Grounded Theory and Qualitative Methods University of Pisa – Department of Political Science 6-10 June 2016 It was held in Pisa the first International Summer School on Grounded Theory and Qualitative Methods, under the sponsorship of … Continue reading

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Looking back on a year

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About a year ago, I began editing and writing on this blog. After a year, I find myself surprised that a year has already gone by, and that I am still doing it.…

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EU SSSI Conference in Topola, Bulgaria #sssi

The VIIth Conference of the European Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction Integrating Interactionist Traditions: Building Theoretical, Methodological, and Disciplinary Bridges in the Study of Everyday Life July 4th-8th, 2016, Topola, Bulgaria The aim of the Conference is to … Continue reading

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Couch-Stone Symposium 2016 – Program

The Program for the 2016 Couch-Stone Symposium in Nanaimo, British Columbia has been published. Please click here for the Program.

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Latest Issue of SSSI Notes OUT! (Vol.44 No. 3) #sssi #sociology

The latest news letter of our Society has just been published. It contains information on the forthcoming Couch-Stone Symposium and our Annual Conference in Seattle as well as updates on awards and publications. To access the newsletter please click here.

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International Summer School on Grounded Theory and Qualitative Methods at the University of Pisa #sssi

The Department of Political Sciences, University of Pisa, invites you to attend the International Summer School on Grounded Theory and Qualitative Methods, under the sponsorship of the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction (SSSI). http://sites.sp.unipi.it/grounded-theory The Summer School will … Continue reading

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Annual SSSI 2016 Conference in Seattle (CfP) #sssi #sociology

“Environment, Body, and Other Complex Systems in Symbolic Interactionism” The Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction August 19-21, 2016 Seattle, Washington   Conference Theme  The complexities of social life have been interactionism’s playground since the … Continue reading

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