Symbolic Interactionism : An Introduction, an Interpretation, an Integration
This introduction to symbolic interactionism takes an integrated approach including examples of how the perspective of symbolic interactionism can be applied to gender and ethnic relations. This edition includes three empirical studies.
- Paperback | 240 pages
- 149.86 x 226.06 x 12.7mm | 272.15g
- 20 Oct 1994
- Pearson Education Limited
- Harlow, United Kingdom
- 5th Revised edition
Table of contents
The nature of "perspective"; the perspective of social science; symbolic interactionism as a perspective; the meaning of the symbol; the importance of the symbol; the nature of the self; the human mind; taking the role of the other; human action; social interaction; society; Erving Goffman; symbolic interactionism - a final assessment.