This is a collection of articles dealing with the point of view of symbolic interactionism and with the topic of methodology in the discipline of sociology. It is written by the leading figure in the school of symbolic interactionism, and presents what might be regarded as the most authoritative statement of its point of view, outlining its fundamental premises and sketching their implications for sociological study. Blumer states that symbolic interactionism rests on three premises: that human beings act toward things on ...

Symbolic Interactionism: Perspective and Method 1986, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520056763

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Symbolic Interactionism: Perspective and Method 1969, Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780138799243