SOCIOLOGIA GENERALE (MODULO A)
The main objective of the course is the analysis of a case study where students can observe the key sociological notions at work in a real historical and social context like the Middle East. An area extraordinarily complex for the intricacy of the problems to be addressed
The course offers a systematic analysis of the fundamental sociological concepts in the fields of social systems, religious beliefs, political strategies and choices, conflicts and wars, sectarianism, state, interstate-relations exploring the case of the Middle East and its implications.
C. ROSSETTI, Democracy in Middle East, Scriptaweb, 2008;
G.COLOMBO, On Rules, Milano, 2008;
Elements of General Sociology, Powerpoint Program,
Teaching methods combine lectures, discussion papers by the students, the analysis of appropriate written documentation. Exams are written. 10 questions are submitted to the students and they are asked to answer four.