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Katherine Bischoping

Department of Sociology

Associate Professor
Graduate Program Director
 
Office: 2073 Vari Hall
Phone: (416) 736-2100 Ext: 33913
Emailkbischop@yorku.ca
 
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   Area of Specialization

Research Methods



Degrees

PhD, University of Michigan
MSc, University of Michigan
BMath, University of Waterloo

Appointments

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Professional Leadership

Director, Graduate Program in Sociology, July 2010 -


Research Interests

Sociology , Culture and Cultural Studies , Qualitative Methods, Narrative / Story

Selected Publications

K. Bischoping and E. Quinlan (forthcoming), "Health and Safety Issues in Precarious Cultural Work," E-Journal of International and Comparative Labour Studies.

K. Bischoping, “Ambiguity and Mutability in Family Narratives about the Third Reich,” Invited paper for Trauma and Secondary Traumatization in Studies of Genocide and Massive Political Violence, The Hugo Valentin Center, Uppsala University, May 22, 2012.

R. Olstead and K. Bischoping (eds) (2012), Fearful Symmetries, Oxford, UK: At the Interface.

K. Bischoping and R. Olstead (2012) “A Durkheimian Reading of Gender and Morality in the Anonymous Letter Mystery,” Philosophy, Culture and Traditions 7:126-143.

K. Bischoping and Natalia Laluque (2010) Curation of Nora, Leaving Torvald, Laluque Atelier Gallery and Blackcurrant Productions, Scotiabank Nuit Blanche 2010, City of Toronto.

K. Bischoping (2009) The Demise of a Focus Group [18.5 min.]. Script by K. Bischoping, directed by G. Porter, co-produced by K. Bischoping and draft89, Toronto. Accompanied by Discussion Guide [8 pp.]

Current Research Projects

  • Sociology Video Project  more...
  • Cultural Work in the Recession  more...
  • Analysing Talk in the Social Sciences  more...

View Resarcher's Selected Publications

All Publications

Book Chapters

K. Bischoping (2005) “Quote, Unquote: From Transcript to Text in Ethnographic Research,” pp.141-154 in Doing Ethnography: Researching Everyday Life, D. Pawluch, C. Miall, and W. Shaffir (eds) Toronto: Canadian Scholars’ Press/Women’s Press.

Journal Articles

K. Bischoping and R. Olstead (2012) “A Durkheimian Reading of Gender and Morality in the Anonymous Letter Mystery,” Philosophy, Culture and Traditions 7:126-143.

Conference Proceedings

R. Olstead and K. Bischoping (eds) (2012), Fearful Symmetries, Oxford, UK: At the Interface.

Conference Papers

K. Bischoping, “Ambiguity and Mutability in Family Narratives about the Third Reich,” Invited paper for Trauma and Secondary Traumatization in Studies of Genocide and Massive Political Violence, The Hugo Valentin Center, Uppsala University, May 22, 2012.

Creative Works

K. Bischoping and Natalia Laluque (2010) Curation of Nora, Leaving Torvald, Laluque Atelier Gallery and Blackcurrant Productions, Scotiabank Nuit Blanche 2010, City of Toronto.

K. Bischoping (2009) The Demise of a Focus Group [18.5 min.]. Script by K. Bischoping, directed by G. Porter, co-produced by K. Bischoping and draft89, Toronto. Accompanied by Discussion Guide [8 pp.]

Forthcoming

K. Bischoping and E. Quinlan (forthcoming), "Health and Safety Issues in Precarious Cultural Work," E-Journal of International and Comparative Labour Studies.


Area of Specialization

Research Methods


Degrees

PhD, University of Michigan
MSc, University of Michigan
BMath, University of Waterloo

Appointments

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Professional Leadership

Director, Graduate Program in Sociology, July 2010 -


Research Interests:

Sociology , Culture and Cultural Studies , Qualitative Methods, Narrative / Story

Current Research Projects

  • Sociology Video Project
    Summary: 
    In a collaboration among 130 sociology instructors and students, a website was created that provides sociologically-oriented cataloguing, ratings, and reviews of nearly 100 short sociology videos identified in our assessment of 339 possibilities.

    Project Type: Funded
    Role: Organizer

  • Cultural Work in the Recession
    Summary: 
    An exploration of the career trajectories of precarious workers in the cultural industry.

    Project Type: Self-Funded
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator

    Collaborator: Elizabeth Quinlan
    Collaborator Institution: University of Saskatchewan
    Collaborator Role: Co-Principal Investigator

  • Analysing Talk in the Social Sciences
    Collaborator: Amber Gazso

Selected Publications

K. Bischoping and E. Quinlan (forthcoming), "Health and Safety Issues in Precarious Cultural Work," E-Journal of International and Comparative Labour Studies.

K. Bischoping, “Ambiguity and Mutability in Family Narratives about the Third Reich,” Invited paper for Trauma and Secondary Traumatization in Studies of Genocide and Massive Political Violence, The Hugo Valentin Center, Uppsala University, May 22, 2012.

R. Olstead and K. Bischoping (eds) (2012), Fearful Symmetries, Oxford, UK: At the Interface.

K. Bischoping and R. Olstead (2012) “A Durkheimian Reading of Gender and Morality in the Anonymous Letter Mystery,” Philosophy, Culture and Traditions 7:126-143.

K. Bischoping and Natalia Laluque (2010) Curation of Nora, Leaving Torvald, Laluque Atelier Gallery and Blackcurrant Productions, Scotiabank Nuit Blanche 2010, City of Toronto.

K. Bischoping (2009) The Demise of a Focus Group [18.5 min.]. Script by K. Bischoping, directed by G. Porter, co-produced by K. Bischoping and draft89, Toronto. Accompanied by Discussion Guide [8 pp.]

All Publications

Book Chapters

K. Bischoping (2005) “Quote, Unquote: From Transcript to Text in Ethnographic Research,” pp.141-154 in Doing Ethnography: Researching Everyday Life, D. Pawluch, C. Miall, and W. Shaffir (eds) Toronto: Canadian Scholars’ Press/Women’s Press.

Journal Articles

K. Bischoping and R. Olstead (2012) “A Durkheimian Reading of Gender and Morality in the Anonymous Letter Mystery,” Philosophy, Culture and Traditions 7:126-143.

Conference Proceedings

R. Olstead and K. Bischoping (eds) (2012), Fearful Symmetries, Oxford, UK: At the Interface.

Conference Papers

K. Bischoping, “Ambiguity and Mutability in Family Narratives about the Third Reich,” Invited paper for Trauma and Secondary Traumatization in Studies of Genocide and Massive Political Violence, The Hugo Valentin Center, Uppsala University, May 22, 2012.

Creative Works

K. Bischoping and Natalia Laluque (2010) Curation of Nora, Leaving Torvald, Laluque Atelier Gallery and Blackcurrant Productions, Scotiabank Nuit Blanche 2010, City of Toronto.

K. Bischoping (2009) The Demise of a Focus Group [18.5 min.]. Script by K. Bischoping, directed by G. Porter, co-produced by K. Bischoping and draft89, Toronto. Accompanied by Discussion Guide [8 pp.]

Forthcoming

K. Bischoping and E. Quinlan (forthcoming), "Health and Safety Issues in Precarious Cultural Work," E-Journal of International and Comparative Labour Studies.