You need to activate javascript for this site.
Menu Conteúdo Rodapé
  1. Home
  2. Courses
  3. Entrepreneurship and Social Service
  4. Communitarian and Group Identities

Communitarian and Group Identities

Code 7837
Year 1
Semester S2
ECTS Credits 6
Workload OT(15H)/TP(30H)
Scientific area Sociology
Mode of delivery Lecture and pratical classes
Learning outcomes Provide a theoretical framework that contributes to a better understanding of the importance of social identities on group dynamics and community. The main goal of this course unit is to provide and develop analytical competences around the concept of identity and his modes and dynamics.
Syllabus 1. The Social Identity: the concept and main theoretical approaches
2. Identification of the identity
3. The size of group and community social identities
4. Identities and social ties
5. Politics of identity and community dynamics
6. The reference group identity
Main Bibliography AMANTE, Maria de Fátima, (2007) Fronteira e Identidade, ISCSP, UTL, Lisboa.
BASSAND, Michel, (1981) Maldévelopment Regional et Identité, PPR, Lausanne.
BASTOS, José Gabriel Pereira, (org.) (2002), Antropologia dos Processos Identitários, FCSH- UNL, Lisboa.
CHAUCHAT, Helene e DURAND-DELVIGNE, Annick (eds.) (1999), De l’Identité du Sujet au Lien Social, Paris: Presses Universitaires de France.
ELLEMERS, Naomi et al (eds.) (1999), Social Identity, Blackwell: Londres.
HETHERINGTON, Kevin (1998), Expressions of Identity: Space, Performance, Politics, Sage: Londres.
MAFFESOLI, Michel, (1988), LE Temps des Tribus, Meridiens Klincksieck, Paris.
MICHAEL, Mike (1996), Constructing Identities, Sage: Londres.
SILVANO, Filomena, (1997), Territórios da Identidade, Celta, Oeiras.
WHETHERELL, Margaret (eds.) (1996), Identity, Groups and Social Issues, Sage: Londres.
Language Portuguese. Tutorial support is available in English.
Last updated on: 2012-05-25

The cookies used in this website do not collect personal information that helps to identify you. By continuing you agree to the cookie policy.