This is the first appearance in paper back of one of the majorclassics of contemporary Sociology. Studies in Ethnomethodology hasinspired a wide range of important theoretical and empirical workin the social sciences and linguistics. It is one of the mostoriginal and controversial works in modern social science and itremains at the centre of debate about the current trends and tasksof sociology and social theory.
Ethnomethodology – the study of the ways in which ordinary peopleconstruct a stable social world through everyday utterances andactions – is now a major component of all sociology and linguisticscourses. Garfinkel′s formidable reputation as one of the worldsleading sociologists rest largely on the work contained in thisbook.
Studies in Ethnomethodology was originally published by PrenticeHall in 1967 and has remained in print ever since. It is widelyused as a text book in this country and in the United States. Thisnew paperback is a special student edition of Garfinkel′s modernclassic.
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Although not widely known, Harold Garfinkel pioneered the use of ethnomethodology as a field of inquiry in sociology. He influenced generations of scholars and researchers. This expanded and updated edition of Garfinkel's classic Studies in Ethnomethodology includes, for the first time, additional Garfinkel papers that helped form the author's ideas. This is the fullest and most authoritative edition ever published. It gives readers a chance to see how Garfinkel developed his path-breaking ideas and later expanded them into new lines of thought.Review:
′Garfinkel′s arguments are expressed with a power and richness that is singular and imperishable... The renewed availability of these classic studies will give rise to the widest understanding of Garfinkel′s seminal arguments.′ Times Higher Education Supplement
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