David Wästerfors



Main research and teaching areas

  • interactionism
  • qualitative methods
  • criminology

Current research and teaching

  • Research: interactionism, ethnography, narrative analysis, social constructionism, ethnomethodology, criminology, social psychology, medical sociology, sociology of conflict, sociology of gift and corruption, sociology of play, cultural sociology, qualitative methodology, studies of youth culture and total institutions.
  • Teaching: criminology, social psychology, sociological theory, qualitative methods, supervisor for undergraduates and PhD students

I especially like research that is theoretically surprising and captures glimpses of real life.



Recent research outputs

Malin Åkerström, Katarina Jacobsson, Erika Andersson Cederholm & David Wästerfors, 2021 Apr 16, Routledge. 192 p. (Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Work, Professions and Organisations)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

David Wästerfors, 2021, Ögonblick: En vänbok till Anders Persson om människor och deras möten. Bosseldal, I., Lundberg, J. & Malmström, M. (eds.). Lund University (Media-Tryck), p. 259-270 11 p. (Lund Studies of Educational Sciences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

David Wästerfors, 2021, In: Disability & Society. 36, 2, p. 265-285

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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