European / International Joint Ph.D. in
Social Representation and Communication

Culture, Globalization and Social Representations

  • III. Mapping complex cultural objects (such as: US, Europe, West, East, Islam, Terrorism, War, Peace; Trust; Globalization) in a global/local perspective taking account of the variations of individualism and collectivism within and between countries; the culture of peace: socio-structural dimensions, cultural values and emotional climate; global terrorism issues and developments: effect of terrorism on attitudes and ideological orientation; social representations of “time” and related dimensions of time perspective, time perception, time estimation, etc.: Sapienza University of Rome – Italy; University of Basque Country – Spain; Aix-Marseille University, Masaryk University, Brno – Czech Republic;