Professional Activities

Society for the Study of Social Problems
    Elected to Editorial and Publications Committee, 1992-95
    Chair, SSSP Editorial and Publications Committee, 1994-95

Law and Society Association
    Nominated for the Board of Trustees, Class of 1996.
    Member, LSA Ad Hoc Newsletter Committee, 1997-98

American Sociological Association
    Organizer, Sessions on Qualitative Methodology, 1995 Annual Meetings.
    Membership Committee, Sociology of Law Section, 1997-98.
    Sociology of Law Article Prize Committee, 2002-03

Editorial Service
    Associate Editor for: Californian Sociologist, 1977-1982
        Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, 1986-present
        Qualitative Sociology, 1982-present
        Social Problems, 1974-1980
        Symbolic Interaction, 1983-1987
        Urban Life, 1974-1983
        Ethnography, 2000-present

Editorial Advisory Board, Law & Society Review, 1995-1997.
        Editor, Urban Life, 1983-1986
        Deputy Editor, Sociological Methodology, 2000-04

Book Series Editor (with Jack Katz), Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries,
    University of Chicago Press, 2001-