interdisciplinary workshop (2019/2020)

Course code
Name of lecturer
Debora Viviani
Debora Viviani
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
NN - -
Language of instruction
Sem. 2A dal Feb 17, 2020 al Mar 28, 2020.

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The laboratory intends to deepen the relationship between body and emotions, as a field of reflection for social, care and educational interventions.
Through a structured path, the two main thematic areas (body and emotions) will be deepened through the analysis of some topical cultural phenomena:
- the concept of performance and body work,
- medically assisted procreation techniques,
- the new types of family,
- genetic selection
- control of emotions
- emotional management in situations of care and assistance

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Michel Lacroix Il culto dell'emozione Vita e Pensiero 2002
Gilles Lipovetsky Piacere e colpire il Mulino 2019

Assessment methods and criteria

participants will have to choose one of the different themes presented during the lessons
participants will have to produce a report, using the indicated bibliography.

for the other students, the exam will be an oral test. The program texts:
Lipovetsky G. (2019), Piacere e colpire. La società della seduzione, Feltrinelli, Milano
Lacroix M. (2002), Il culto dell'emozione, Vita e Pensiero, Milano