Identity and multiculturalism
- A.A. 2014/2015
- CFU 3
- Ore 18
- Classe di laurea LM-49
General knowledge of sociological concepts and theories
The aims of this course are: to provide a comprehensive understanding of modern
multicultural society, to critically discuss the main issues of contemporary sociology of culture, to develop skills of a comparative analysis and assessment of cultural
The sociological research of multicultural society.
The interdependence of economic, political and cultural factors in the process of social change.
Multiculturalism as the coexistence of different cultures.
The dimensions of sociocultural differentiation - ethnicity and social stratification.
The understanding of cultural phenomena, values and norms that shape social
conduct, the rules and conventions of everyday social life.
The positions of ethnocentrism and cultural relativism.
Citizenship, Europe and social integration
- 1. (A) Watson C.W. Multiculturalism Open university Press, Buckingham-Philadelphia, 2000 » Pagine/Capitoli: all
Lessons, group discussion, homework and classwork.