Sociology of Cultural Processes

A.Y. 2015/2016
6
Max ECTS
40
Overall hours
SSD
SPS/08
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
To offer an understanding of the main fundamental concepts of sociology, with special reference to the sociology of culture.
Expected learning outcomes
Master the basic concepts of sociology, acquire the main analytical frameworks for socio-cultural analysis and obtain relevant insights as to their deployment for socio-cultural analysis as related to key empirical phenomena in contemporary society.
Course syllabus and organization

A-K

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
Teaching Unit 1
SPS/08 - SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Teaching Unit 2
SPS/08 - SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours

L-Z

Responsible
Lesson period
First semester
Teaching Unit 1
Course syllabus
In the first unit we will focus on the processes of classification that are built around the three pillars of cultural practices, meaning space , time and the body, examining cultural differentiation.
Teaching Unit 2
Course syllabus
In the second unit we will address the issue of production and consumption of cultural objects, with cases drawn from material culture around us , putting them in relation with the construction of individual and collective identity.
Teaching Unit 1
SPS/08 - SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Teaching Unit 2
SPS/08 - SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours