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Scheda Riassuntiva
Anno Accademico 2019/2020
Scuola Scuola di Architettura Urbanistica Ingegneria delle Costruzioni
Insegnamento 053246 - SOCIOLOGY OF THE ENVIRONMENT
Docente Carnelli Fabio
Cfu 4.00 Tipo insegnamento Monodisciplinare

Corso di Studi Codice Piano di Studio preventivamente approvato Da (compreso) A (escluso) Nome Sezione Insegnamento
Arc - Urb - Cost (Mag.)(ord. 270) - PC (1085) SUSTAINABLE ARCHITECTURE AND LANDSCAPE DESIGN - ARCHITETTURA SOSTENIBILE E PROGETTO DEL PAESAGGIO***AZZZZ053246 - SOCIOLOGY OF THE ENVIRONMENT

Obiettivi dell'insegnamento

The teaching examines, from a sociological perspective, the urban dimension with particular reference to: communities, towns, big cities, the wider area; social stratification and urban and wider area communities; the urban key players (public and private); social order and the main trends within contemporary post-industrial societies.


Risultati di apprendimento attesi

Students:

- gain knowledge and understanding of social sciences, with particular reference to the development of communities, cities, metropolitan areas and territories;

- gain knowledge and understanding of stratification, social change and the principal trends in contemporary post-industrial societies; 

- are capable of interpreting the physical space with particular reference to the recent socio-economic and socio-institutional transformations of cities and territories.


Argomenti trattati
  • The overall aim is providing the ability to integrate into your projects/research the theoretical and methodological tools given by Environmental Sociology
  • To understand, communicate and discuss main concepts and perspectives in Environmental Sociology
  • To acquire a qualitative research method to integrate local knowledges/local actor’s perspectives in your research/projects
  • To critically consider the relevant and reciprocal relationships between the environment and society
  • To collaborate with your peers to discuss and present papers, and to communicate your research results


Main course topics:

- Modernization and the emergence of Sociology, Durkheim-Weber-Marx, Urban Issues.

- Different paradigms in Environmental Sociology: Human Ecology, the environmental crisis, the New Ecological Paradigm, Ecological modernization, Reflexive modernization

- Contemporary Urban issues in current Environmental Sociology

- Governance and Risk Governance, including Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction

- Local knowledge inclusion and Stakeholder engagement in Risk Governance  

- Qualitative research: ethnography and case study research

- Qualitative research techniques: interviewing and walking interviewing, fieldwork and observation

- How to practically design, project and undertake qualitative research in a real scenario.


Prerequisiti
 

Modalità di valutazione
The exam includes a paper discussion, a fieldwork research and a final written test. 

Attendance at the lessons is free but the frequency will be recorded in class.


The assessment procedures and the program for attending students will be communicated at the beginning of the course.

Bibliografia
Risorsa bibliografica obbligatoriaBURNS, T.J. and CANIGLIA B.S., Environmental Sociology: The Ecology of Late Modernity, Editore: Mercury Academic, Anno edizione: 2016
Note:

ONLY CAP. 2, 3 and 6

Risorsa bibliografica obbligatoriaCRESWELL, J.W. and POTH, C.N., Qualitative inquiry and research design: Choosing among five approaches, Editore: Sage publications, Anno edizione: 2018
Note:

ONLY pp. 41-63 (Cap. 3); 90-110 (Part of Cap. 4); 160-176 (Part of Cap. 7), 181-198 (Part of Cap. 8) - it will be provided at the beginning of the course


Forme didattiche
Tipo Forma Didattica Ore di attività svolte in aula
(hh:mm)
Ore di studio autonome
(hh:mm)
Lezione
21:00
31:30
Esercitazione
19:00
28:30
Laboratorio Informatico
0:00
0:00
Laboratorio Sperimentale
0:00
0:00
Laboratorio Di Progetto
0:00
0:00
Totale 40:00 60:00

Informazioni in lingua inglese a supporto dell'internazionalizzazione
Insegnamento erogato in lingua Inglese
Disponibilità di materiale didattico/slides in lingua inglese
Disponibilità di libri di testo/bibliografia in lingua inglese
Possibilità di sostenere l'esame in lingua inglese
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