Identity and behaviours at risk in the complex society (2016/2017)

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. IA (31.10.16 sosp.lezioni), Sem. IB

Lesson timetable

Sem. IA (31.10.16 sosp.lezioni)
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.1  
Thursday 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.2  
Sem. IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Friday 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3 from Nov 18, 2016  to Nov 18, 2016

Learning outcomes

The first aims of course is introduction to the subject of the relationship between the individual and society in the modern complex societies in which the risk appears as a fundamental interpretive figure.
Second aims: the globalization. Will be work specific concrete examples related to current events. In this sense, we will be favoured forms of interaction with the student in order to foster the development of critical thinking of the issues dealt.
After the course , the student will have the conceptual and empirical tools to describe and analyse the main processes of change in contemporary society such as globalization, the interrelationship of social and cultural processes relations.

Syllabus

Giddens A. (1994), Le conseguenze della modernità, Il Mulino, Bologna.
Steger M.B. (2016), la globalizzazione, Il Mulino, Bologna.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination with open questions.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017