Category Archive: Events

Urbeur PhD program Masterclass: Arising from the Arabian Gulf: Challenges for Sociology, Urbanism and Civic Coherence

  Urbeur PhD program Masterclass: Arising from the Arabian Gulf: Challenges for Sociology, Urbanism and Civic Coherence Harvey Molotch, New York University   Cities like Abu Dhabi, Doha, and Dubai bespeak not only… Continue reading

Western capitalism in transition: Global forces and local challenges

November, 23 2017 h 10.00 – 18.30 U12 (Auditorium Martinotti) Via Vizzola 5, Milano       10.00-10.30 Institutional welcome: Cristina Messa, Rector of the University of Milano-Bicocca and Giampaolo Nuvolati, Chair of… Continue reading

Le opportunità e i rischi dello sviluppo urbano contemporaneo

Prima “Lezione Martinotti” a cura di Comitato “Guido Martinotti” e Fondazione Cariplo 24 Novembre 2017 ore 16:00 Centro Congressi Fondazione Cariplo Auditorium “Giacomo Manzù” Via Romagnosi, 8 Milano      

La polarizzazione sociale a Milano. (evento organizzato all’interno della Settimana della Sociologia -13-20 ottobre 2017-)

Mercoledì 18 Ottobre, Università di Milano-Bicocca.   Ore 8,30 apertura delle registrazioni. Dalle ore 9,00 alle ore 10,00 Saluti Istituzionali – Maria Cristina Messa, Rettore dell’Università di Milano Bicocca – Carla Facchini, Presidente… Continue reading

XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology.

Food production, distribution and consumption are “laboratories” for experimentation in social innovation. These innovations blur the lines between production

STARCHITECTURE / THE ICON PROJECT

Iconic and branded architecture has been under the spotlight for quite sometimes now. Supporters and opponents of given aesthetics or styles heated the public debate, but in the end they all fostered the general trend of starchitecture.