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Integration by Sport Activities: Resource or Only a Paradox?
Nowadays in Europe sport and physical activity represent a strategic tool for public health policiesthat aim to promote the wellbeing of population, supporting dialogue for social cohesion and, at the same time, represent ...
Civilization and Sport in Colombia’s Drive to Modernization
This paper discusses the manner in which modern spectator sports developed in Colombia in the decade of the 1920s as part of the country’s efforts to modernize. An examination of the dominant theories of the diffusion of ...
Counteracting Dominant Discourses about Migrations with Images: a Typology Attempt
This article examines a series of art and media images which have contributed to counteracting dominant discourses about migrations. Through recourse to recent research in political science and psychology, it suggests that ...
From Third Generation Rights to Collective Intelligence. Environmental protection in Brazil and Italy
The articles deal with the environmental rights in the present world, proposing a general framework and connecting the environmental problems to capitalism and economic growth. The article focuses on two cases: that of ...
Borders Kill. Tania Bruguera’s Referendum as an Artistic Strategy of Political Participation
Since the rise of modern nation-states, borders have played the important role to order society because they have the power to define territories, not only on the ground, but also on the level of the imaginary by shaping ...
Representation, Victimization or Identification. Negotiating Power and Powerlessness in Art on Migration
A commonplace idea, and worry, in much political art is the emphasis on not to victimize the object/subject in artistic strategies, and to portray people as subjects with agency. And the way to do this is to allow for ...
Art as a Trigger for Reflection in Sociolinguistic Migration Research
Research methods that are inspired by the arts have recently become subject to increasing attention for language researchers working in migration contexts. There are various studies that show how arts-based methods can be ...
Invisible Affections and Socialization to the Sexuality of Lesbians. A Case Study in Italy
The article focuses on the process of socialization and sexuality of homosexual people, examining the specific case of lesbians living in Salerno, a major city in southern Italy. The essay highlights the path that women ...
Review of Picarella, L. & Truda, G. (eds.), Fundamental Rights, Gender, Inequalities. Vulnerability and Protection Systems, Gutenberg, Baronissi (SA), 2019
Review of the book Fundamental Rights, Gender, Inequalities. Vulnerability and Protection Systems, Gutenberg, Baronissi (SA), 2019, edited by Lucia Picarella and Giovanna Truda. The book collects essays of sociologists ...
Ruspini, E., Bonifacio, G.T. & Corradi, C. (eds.), Women and Religion: Contemporary and future challenges in the Global Era, Bristol, Policy Press, 2018
Review of the book by Ruspini, E., Bonifacio, G.T. & Corradi, C. (eds), Women and Religion: Contemporary and future challenges in the Global Era, University of Bristol, Policy Press, 2018.