Criminology Wiki

Kara Fuentes

TCU Criminal Justice Department, Fall 2012

Introduction: What is Symbolic Interaction? 



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Maines, D. (1996). On Postmodernism, Pragmatism, and Plasterers: Some interactionist thoughts and queries. Symbolic Interaction, Vol. 19, No. 4.

Ulmer, J. (2003). Demarginalizing Symbolic Interactionism: A comment on “interactionism’s place.” Symbolic Interaction, 26(1), 19-31.

Gusfield, J. (2003). A Journey with Symbolic Interaction. Symbolic Interaction, 26(1), 119-139.

Lynch, M., & McConatha, D. (2006). Hyper-Symbolic Interactionism: Prelude to a refurbished theory of symbolic interaction or just old wine? Sociological Viewpoints, 2287-96.