Robert  Dingwall Author of Evaluating Organization Development

Robert Dingwall

Professor and Director
Dingwall Enterprises Ltd/Nottingham Trent University

Robert Dingwall is a consulting sociologist in private practice and a part-time professor of sociology at Nottingham Trent University. He has an international reputation for his work on health care, law, and science and technology, particularly on issues related to organizations, professions and interaction. He has also published on qualitative methods, ethics regulation in research and research management, as well as quirkier papers on contemporary legends and TV wildlife documentaries.

Subjects: Law, Sociology


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    MA Social and Political Science, Cambridge, 1971
    PhD Medical Sociology, Aberdeen, 1974

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Medical Sociology; Sociology of Law/Socio-Legal Studies; Science and Technology Studies; Conversation Analysis; Qualitative Methods; Research Ethics; Organizations; Professions


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Symbolic Interaction

Published: Dec 23, 2016

A discussion of the field that might be covered when thinking about symbolic interaction as a current of work within sociology