SYMBOLIC INTERACTIONISM

Theory in sociology that presents idea that self-perspective is constructed by defining symbolic body language, actual words, physical actions that other individuals present to the individual during social communication.

SYMBOLIC INTERACTIONISM: "Harold Garfinkel is representative of theory of symbolic interactionism."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SYMBOLIC INTERACTIONISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/symbolic-interactionism/ (accessed June 27, 2017).
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