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Research Profile

Prof William Housley 


Selected Publications

 

Journal Article

Google Scholar Homepage for Professor William Housley can be accessed here.

Books 

 

 

Digital Society: Theory, Method and Data  (Housley, W. Edwards, A. Williams, M. and Burnap, P.), London, Sage (2015)

Advances in Membership Categorization Analysis (with Fitzgerald, R.), London, Sage (2014)

Media, Policy and Interaction (with Fitzgerald, R.) Aldershot, Ashgate, 2009

Contours of Culture: Complex Ethnography and the Ethnography of Complexity (with Paul Atkinson and Sara Delamont) Alta Mira Press, 2008

Interactionism, British Sociological Association, Millennial Series (with Paul Atkinson), London, Sage, 2003

Interaction in Multidisciplinary Teams, Aldershot, Ashgate, 2003

Language, Interaction and National Identity, Aldershot, Ashgate, 2002

 

Peer Reviewed Papers

 

Computational and Digital Sociology

(Research Project Page)

Housley, W. Williams, M.L. Williams, M. and Edwards, A. (Eds.) (2013) Computational Social Science: Research Strategies, Design and Methods, International Journal of Social Research Methodology, Special Issue, Volume 16:2

Edwards, A., Housley, W., Sloan, L., Williams, M.L. and Williams, M. (2013) ‘Digital Social Research and the Sociological Imagination: Surrogacy, Augmentation and Re-orientation’, International Journal of Social Research Methodology, Computational Social Science: Research Strategies, Design and Methods, Housley, W. Williams, M.L. Williams, M. and Edwards, A. (Eds.) Special Issue, Volume 16:2

Williams, M.L. Edwards, A., Housley, W., Burnap, P., Rana, O., Avis, N., Morgan, J. and Sloan, L. (2013), ‘Policing Cyber-Neighbourhoods: Tension Monitoring and Social Media Networks’, Policing & Society (special issue)

Burnap, P., Rana, O., Avis, N., Williams, M., Housley, W., Edwards, A. (forthcoming), ‘Detecting Tension in Online Communities with Computational Twitter Analysis’, Technological Forecasting and Social Change

 

Ethnography, Theory Culture and Interpretive Analysis 

(Research Project Page)

Mundane Reason, Membership Categorization Practices and the Everyday Ontology of Space and Place in Interview Talk. Qualitative Research (forthcoming) Housley, W. and Smith R.J (2011)

Stripping Out the Social: Innovation and Reduction in Contemporary Qualitative Methods. Qualitative Researcher, Issue 13, Spring, Housley W. and Smith, R.J. (2011)

Innovation and Reduction in Contemporary Qualitative Methods: The Case of Conceptual Coupling, Activity-Type Pairs and Auto-Ethnography. Sociological Research Online, 15 (4) 9. Housley, W. and Smith, R.J. (2010)

Omni-Relevance, Interaction and Context, Australian Journal of Communication, Vol. 36(3:1-14), Fitzgerald, R.  Housley, W.  and Butler, C.(2009)

Interaction, Discourse and the Subject, Subjectivity, Issue 26, Housley, W. (2009)

Membership Categorization, Culture and Norms-in-Action, Discourse and Society, Vol. 20 (3), Housley, W. and Fitzgerald, R. (2009)

Beyond the discursive: the case of social organisation. A reply to Edwards, Hepburn and Potter, Qualitative Research, Vol. 9 (1), Housley, W. and Fitzgerald, R. 2009

Motives and Social Organisation: Sociological Amnesia, Psychological Description and the Analysis of Accounts, Qualitative Research Vol.8(2), Housley, W. and Fitzgerald, R. 2008

Interactionism, Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, Elsevier, Housley, W. 2006

Identity, Categorisation and Sequential Organization, Discourse and Society, Volume 13(5), Fitzgerald, R. and Housley, W. 2002

The Reconsidered Model of Membership Categorisation Analysis,Qualitative Research, Vol.2(1), Housley, W. and Fitzgerald, R. 2002

 

Political Communication, Citizenship, Interaction and the Mediated Public Sphere 

(Research Project Page)

Media, policy and interaction: introduction, (with R. Fitzgerald) in Media, Policy and Interaction (Eds. Richard Fitzgerald and William Housley) Aldershot, Ashgate, 2009

Membership category work in policy debate, (with R. Fitzgerald) in Media, Policy and Interaction (Eds. Richard Fitzgerald and William Housley) Aldershot, Ashgate, 2009

Theorising the Democratic Gaze: Visitors' Experiences of the New Welsh Assembly, Sociology, Vo.42 (4), Housley, W. and Wahl-Jorgensen, K. 2008

Generating News: Agenda Setting in Radio Broadcast News. In Marcel Burger (ed.), L'analyse linguistique des discours des médias : théories, méthodes et enjeux. Entre sciences du langage et sciences de la communication et des médias, Québec, Nota Bene. Fitzgerald, R, Jaworski A. and Housley W. 2007

Talkback, Community and the Public Sphere, Media International Australia, Special Issue on Talkback Radio in Australia. No.122,  Fitzgerald, R. and Housley, W. 2007

Categorisation, Interaction, Policy and Debate, Critical Discourse Studies,  Vol. 2 (1), Housley, W. and Fitzgerald, R. 2007

Categorisation, Accounts and Motives: 'Letters-to-the-editor' and Devolution in Wales (with R.Fitzgerald) in Discourse, Identity and Devolution (Eds. Karyn Stapleton and John Wilson) Aldershot, Ashgate, 2006

Moral Discrepancy and Political Discourse: Accountability and the Allocation of Blame in a Political News Interview, Sociological Research Online, Volume 8(2), Housley, W. and Fitzgerald, R. 2003

The Moral Discrepancy Device and ‘fudging the issue’ in a Political Radio News Interview, Sociology, Vol.34(3), Housley, W. 2002

Categorisation, Discourse and Devolution (with R.Fitzgerald). In Language, Interaction and National Identity (Eds. Stephen Hester and William Housley) Aldershot, Ashgate, 2002

Ethnomethodology and National Identity (with S. Hester). In Language, Interaction and National Identity (Eds. Stephen Hester and William Housley) Aldershot, Ashgate, 2002

Categorization, Narrative and Devolution in Wales, Sociological Research Online, Volume 6(2), Housley, W. and Fitzgerald, R. 2001 

 

Wales, Identity, Culture and Place

(Coal, Slate and Culture - Research Project Page)

(Art and Devolution in Wales: Perceptions and Expectations - Research Project Page)

Visions of Wales: Visual Artists and Cultural Futures, Cultural Sociology, Vol. 3 (1), Housley, W.  2009

Brand, Identity or Citizenship? The case of post-devolution Wales, Contemporary Wales, Volume 22, Housley, W, Smith, R. and Moles, K. 2009

Wales, Artists, Narrative and Devolution, Contemporary Wales, Volume 16, Housley, W. 2006

Wales, Identity and Cultural Modernisation, Contemporary Wales, Volume 15, Housley, W. 2006

Artists, Narrative, Wales and Devolution. In Discourse, Identity and Devolution (Eds.Karyn Stapleton and John Wilson) Aldershot, Ashgate, 2006

Cultural Modernisation and Art in Wales, Welsh Journal of Education, Volume 13(2), Housley, W. 2005

 

Team Work, Expertise and Professional Interaction

(Research Project Page)

Telling the CAQDAS Code: Membership Categorization and the Accomplishment of 'Coding Rules' in Research Team Talk. Discourse Studies. 13 (5), Housley, W. and Smith R.J.  2011

Navigation, Interaction and Bridge Team Work, Sociological Review, Vol.54(2), Bailey, N. Belcher, P. and Housley, W.  2006

Interaction in the Community Pharmacy Setting. International Journal of Pharmacy Practice  Vol. 9, John, N. and Housley, W.  2001 

Conversation Analysis, Reflexive Practice and Practitioner Based Research, Ethnographic Studies, Nos.5. Housley, W. and Fitzgerald, R. 2000 

Story, Narrative and Teamwork, The Sociological Review, Vol.48(3), Housley, W. 2000

Category Work and Knowledgeability within Multidisciplinary Team Meetings, TEXT, Vol.20(1), Housley, W. 2000

Role as an Interactional Device and Resource in Multidisciplinary Team Meetings, Sociological Research Online, Vol.4(3), Housley, W. 1999

 

Review Articles

Review Article: Global Complexity by John Urry. Time & Society, Vol. 12, No. 2-3, (2003)

Review Article: Doing Qualitative Research by David Silverman. Sociological Review.  Vol.50:1 (with Latimer, J.)  (2002)

Review Article: Hypercapitalism, New Media, Language and Social Perceptions by Phil Graham. International Journal of Media and Cultural Politics, Vol.3:3 (2007)

Review Article: Handbook of Symbolic Interactionism by Larry T. Reynolds and Nancy J. Herman-Kinney. Qualitative Research, Vol. 8:2 (2008)

 

Articles and Reports

The Spectacle of the Senedd (with Wahl-Jorgensen). Planed, July, 2006

Cultural Modernisation and Identity in Wales. Bevan Foundation Review.No.4, 2004

Art and Devolution in Wales: Perceptions and Expectations. British Academy, 2003

 

Working Papers

Paper 129:  The Ordering of Relations:  Jaynesian Psycho-History, Bicameralism and Post-Individual Digital Subjectivity

Paper 109: Omni-relevance and Interactional Context

Paper 89: Conversation Analysis, Practitioner Based Research, Reflexivity and Reflective Practice: Some Exploratory Remarks

Paper 84: Membership Categorisation Analysis, Sequences and Meeting Talk

Paper 83: Artists, Art Worlds and Studios: A Research Note from Wales

Paper 38: Art, Wales, Discourse and Devolution

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