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Research

The Department promotes and coordinates teaching and research activities in various areas of sociology, human sciences and media studies with high level results both nationally and internationally.
The research activity is closely related to the territory, the business community and the Italian network of scientific research.
Its interdisciplinary nature, guaranteed by the plurality of disciplines in the Department, is a fundamental element of integration between research and teaching at all levels of university studies.

SPECIFIC RESEARCH AREAS

  • Immigration / ethnic relations
  • School / training / university
  • Journalism / information
  • Radio / television / audio-visuals
  • Public and social communication
  • Processes of civic engagement
  • Political communication
  • Consumption and cultural behaviour
  • Media, gender and generations
  • History and sociology of science
  • Technologies and Digital Media
  • Urban Studies
  • Family / equal opportunities
  • Young people, new cultures and lifestyles
  • Marketing, management and business communication
  • Territories / sustainable development / environmental communication
  • Risk / Emergency
  • Social Research Methodology
  • Work / markets / professions
  • Cultural studies / Memory / narratives
  • Signs / language / technical terminologies
  • Processes of Governance
  • Health / communication / society
  • Fashion and lifestyles
  • Leisure / tourism

Experiences in collaboration

The CoRiS Department has carried out research projects in collaboration with the following institutions and organisations:

  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Ministry of Cultural Assets
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Ministry of Labour
  • Higher Institute of Health
  • ISTAT - National Institute of Statistics
  • INPS ex management INPDAP - National Institute of Welfare
  • RAI - Italian State Broadcasting Company
  • SIAE - The Italian Society of Authors and Publishers (Performing Rights Society)
  • National Order of Journalists
  • National Press Federation
  • WWF
  • European Commission –IST Programme, BISER and E-GAP projects
  • Provincial Authority of Rome
  • Lazio Region – various local government offices
  • Municipality of Rome – various Departments
  • Municipality of Narni
  • Banca Cooperativa
  • Municipal Company for the Environment