Identity and behaviours at risk in the complex society (2014/2015)

Course code
4S02394
Name of lecturer
Lorenzo Migliorati
Coordinator
Lorenzo Migliorati
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
SPS/08 - SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. IIA dal Feb 23, 2015 al Apr 19, 2015.

Lesson timetable

Sem. IIA
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3  
Wednesday 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.1  
Thursday 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.5  

Learning outcomes

The aim of this course is to explore the relationship into society and individual in the context of globalisation with a focus about the social complexity. During the lessons, the student will be invited to reflect on specifics examples from everyday life. At the end of the course, the student will be able to describe and analyse the meaning of social change in the context of global society.

Syllabus

Touraine A. (2008), la globalizzazione e la fine del sociale. Per comprendere il mondo contemporaneo, Il Saggiatore, Milano;
Halbwachs M. (2014), Come vive la classe operaia. La gerarchia dei bisogni nelle società industriali contemporanee, Carocci, Roma (parti indicate).

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination