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Sociology of Violence (2 º Sem 2016/2017)

Code: 02122
Acronym: 02122
Level: 2nd Cycle
Basic: No
Teaching Language(s): Portuguese, English
Friendly languages:
Be English-friendly or any other language-friendly means that UC is taught in a language but can either of the following conditions:
1. There are support materials in English / other language;
2. There are exercises, tests and exams in English / other language;
3. There is a possibility to present written or oral work in English / other language.
1 6.0 0.0 h/sem 20.0 h/sem 0.0 h/sem 0.0 h/sem 0.0 h/sem 0.0 h/sem 1.0 h/sem 21.0 h/sem 129.0 h/sem 0.0 h/sem 150.0 h/sem
Since year 2013/2014
Pre-requisites No aplicable
Objectives Introduction to the ability of social theories help to understand social violence phenomena
Program 1.       Violence and Social Theory
1.1. International Sociology Association Congres in Gutemburg, 2010
1.2. Conflict and violence, history and society, by Michel Wieviorka
1.3. Micro-interaction and emotional energy by Randall Collins
1.4. The scientific hiper-specialization by Bernard Lahire
2.       The struggle for prevention of violence
2.1. The devolopment critique by Alberto Acosta
2.2. The education to prevent violence by David Wolfe
2.3. The liberating politics on violence by Generation Five
2.4. Social importance of income by Wilkinson e Pickett e em Malcolm Torry
3.       The limits of Social Theory and the taboo on violence
3.1.  Military societies and industrial societies by Spencer
3.2. The passion of interest and the social secrets in modern age by Hirshman
3.3. The surface and the dephs of the civilization by Norbert Elias
3.4. The instrumental violence and expressive violence by Parsons
3.5. Reductionism and reification by Mouzelis
Evaluation Method 1. Description of a violent episode 2. 10 minutes oral presentation.
The paper should present a) the abusers; b) the victims; c) the bystanders; d) the ground and emotional ambience; e) the attuning flux between people; f) the tunnel of entrainment that guide violence; g) the opportunities for prevention of violence
3. A final report will have a) theoretical chapter; b) descriptive chapter; c) critical chapter, discussing social theory contrasting the emprical case of violence
Teaching Method Learning and teaching activities include video conference attendance, after reading preparation. Discussion the content of the readings and the conferences with the local class.  Bringing local or global cases studies to present them in class and discuss them under the learned theoretical criteria.

The students must organize themselves in groups in order to organize readings and discussions regarding both evaluation goals.
Observations
Basic Bibliographic AAVV (2013) Transformative justice. S. Francisco: Generations FIVE.

Collins, Randall (2008), Violence: A Micro-sociological Theory, Princeton , Princeton University Press.

Dores, António Pedro (2010) Espírito Marginal, Lisboa, Argusnauta.

Dores, António Pedro (2013) Segredos das Prisões, Cascais, RCP.
Hirschman, Albert O. (1997) As Paixões e os Interesses, Lisboa, Bizâncio.

Lahire, Bernard (2012) Monde pluriel. Penser l'unité des sciences sociales, Paris, Seuil, Couleur des idées.

Lahire, Bernard (2003) O Homem Plural - As Molas da Acção, Lisboa, Instituto Piaget.

Mouzelis, Nicos (1995) Sociological Theory: What Went Wrong? - diagnosis and remedies, London, Routledge.

Wieviorka, Michel (2005) La Violence, Paris, Hachette Littératures

Wolfe, David A., Christine Wekerle, Katreena Scott (1997) Alternatives to violence Empowering Youth to Develop Healthy Relationships, London, Sage.
Complementar Bibliographic Aganbeguian, A. G. (1987) A Revolução na Economia Soviética, Lisboa, Europa-América.
Alberoni, Francesco (1989) Génese, Lisboa, Bertrand.
Barbelet, Jack (2008) Weber, Passion and Profit, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press.
Bauman, Zygmunt (1997/1989) Modernidad y Holocausto, Barcelona, Sequitur.
Bauman, Zygmunt (2001) Community - seeking safety in an insecure world, NY, Polity Press
Berger, Peter L e Thomas Luckmann, (2004/1966) A Construção Social da Realidade ? um livro sobre a sociologia do conhecimento, Lisboa, Dinalivro.
Blau, Judith and Alberto Moncada (2009) Human Rights ? a primer, Boulder&London, Paradigm Publishers
Boltansky, Luc e Ève Chiapello (1999) Le Nouvel Esprit du Capitalisme, Paris, Gallimard.
Boltansky, Luc (1990) L´Amour et la Justice commme compétences, Paris, Métailié.
Bourdieu, Pierre, 1979, La Distinction, Paris, Ed. Minuit.
Cardoso, Gustavo, António Firmino da Costa, Cristina Palma Conceição e Maria do Carmo Gomes (2005) A Sociedade em Rede em Portugal, Lisboa, Campo das Letras.
Casanova, José L. S. (2004) Naturezas Sociais. Diversidade e Orientações Sociais na Sociedade Portuguesa. Oeiras: Celta Editora.
Castels, Manuel (2004) A Galáxia Internet ? Reflexões sobre a Internet, Negócios e Sociedade, Lisboa, FCG.
Chaves, Miguel (1999) Casal Ventoso: da gandaia ao narcotráfico, Lisboa, ICS.
Christie, Nils (2000) Crime Control as Industry - Towards Gulags, Western Style (3rd edition), Routledge.
Collins, Randall (2008), Violence: A Micro-sociological Theory , Princeton , Princeton University Press.
Collins, Randall (2005/1998) Sociología de las filosofías - Una teoría global del cambio intelectual, Barcelona, Hacer.
Damásio, António R. (1994) O erro de Descartes : emoção, razão e cérebro humano, Lisboa, Publicações Europa-América.
Damásio, António (1999) O sentimento de si, Lisboa, Europa-América.
Diamond, Jared (2008/2005) Colapso - ascenção e queda das sociedades humanas, Lisboa, Gradiva.
Diamond, Jared, Armas, Germes e Aço - Os destinos das sociedades humanas, Lisboa, Relógio de Água, 2002. 1ªed. 1997.
Diel, Paul (2004/1985) La peur et l´angoisse, Paris, Petite Bibliothèque Payot.
Duerr, Hans Peter (2002/1988) Nudez e pudor, Lisboa, Editorial Notícias.
Durkheim, Émile (2002/1912) As Formas Elementares da Vida Religiosa, Oeiras, Celta.
Elias, Norbert (1990/1939) O Processo Civilizacional (Vol I e II), Lisboa, D. Quixote.
Elias, Norbert e Erick Dunning (1995) A Busca da Excitação. Lisboa, Difel.
Elias, Norbert e John L. Scotson (1994) The Established and the Outsiders, London, Sage.
Flam, Helena e Debra King (2005) Emotions and Social Movements, Routledge.
Foucault, Michel (1975) Surveiller et punir : naissance de la prison, Paris, Gallimard.
Foucault, Michel (2004/2001) A Hermenêntica do Sujeito, São Paulo, Martins Fontes.
Gemma, Zalmen (2008) En el corazón del infierno - documento escrito por un Sonderkommando de Auschwitz - 1994,  Barcelona, Anthropos.
Giddens, Anthony (1985) The Nation-State and Violence - Vol II A Contemporary Critique of Historical Materialism, Cambridge, Polity.
Goffman, Erving (1988) Estigma - Notas sobre a Manipulação da Identidade Deteriorada, Rio de Janeiro, Editora Guanabara.
Goleman, Daniel (2010/2006) Inteligência Social ? a nova ciência do relacionamento humano, Lisboa, Círculo de Leitores.
Gomes da Silva, José Carlos (2003) O Discurso Contra Si Próprio, Lisboa, Assírio e Alvim.
Goodwin, Jeff, James M. Jasper and Francesca Polleta (2001) Passionate Politics - emotions and social movements, The University Chicago Press.
Irwin, John, 1985, The Jail - Managing Underclass in American Society, Berkeley, University of California Press.
Jakobs, Günther e Manuel Cancio Meliá (2003) Derecho Penal del Enemigo, Madrid, Cuadernos Civitas.
Preto, José (2010)  Estado Contra Direito, Lisboa, Argusnauta.
Reich, Robert B. (1991), O Trabalho das Nações, Lisboa, Quetzal.
Robben, Antonius C.G.M., (2008) Pegar donde más duele ? violencia política y trauma social en Argentina, Barcelona Anthropos, (2005 edicion original en ingles).
Scheff, Thomas J. (1997) Emotions, The Social Bond and Human Reality: Parte/whole Analysis, Cambridge University Press.
Tomatis, Alfred (1991) Todos Nascemos Poliglotas, Lisboa, Instituto Piaget.
Wieviorka, Michel (2005) La Violence, Paris, Hachette Littératures
Woodiwiss, Michael (1988) Crime, Crusades and Corruption - Prohibitions in the United States, 1900-1987, London, Piter Publisher.
Woodiwiss, Michael (2005) Gangster Capitalism: The United States and the Global Rise of Organized Crime, Londres, Constable.
Young, Jock (1999) The Exclusive Society, London, Sage.