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Component skills of sociological imagination

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Interviewing as social interaction

De Santis, G. (1979) Interviewing as social interactionQualitative Sociology. 2(3) pp.72-98. Subjects: INTERVIEWING; QUESTIONING; SOCIAL interaction; SOCIAL psychology; INTERVIEWS

Robinson, V. P. (1928) SOME DIFFICULTIES IN ANALYZING SOCIAL INTERACTIONS IN THE INTERVIEW. SocialForces. 6(4) pp558-561.
Subjects: SOCIAL interaction; ALCOHOLICS; ORAL communication; GESTURE; VERBAL accounts; INTERVIEWS
 

Sociological Imagination

Dunk-West, P. & Verity, F. (2013) Sociological Social Work

Kitto, S. eds. (2011) Sociology of interprofessional health care practice [electronic resource] : critical reflections and concrete solutions / Simon Kitto ... [et al.], editors. Publisher New York : Nova Science Publishers

Introduction to Sociology

Punch, S. (2013) Sociology, making sense of society.  Harlow: Pearson.

Sample chapter from Pearson.