VALZANIA ANDREA

Andrea
Valzania
Professore Associato

Presentation

Andrea Valzania is associate professor in sociology at the Department of Social, Political and Cognitive Science at the University of Siena. From 2007 to 2015 he was a consultant on social policies for the Regione Toscana. He has published books and articles on the role of migration processes (with particular focus on Chinese migrations), the changes of welfare and health public systems, the growth of social inequalities and poverty, the changes and the precarization of work, in Italy and Tuscany.

His current works are mainly focused on the analysis of poverty and food poverty, the policies to fight against them and the process of life precarization under contemporary capitalism.

Office hours

Wednesday 11-13 (side: Polo Mattioli, office room n.20)

Teaching activities

Completion accademic year: 2019/2020

Course year: 2 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2018/2019
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) ENVIRONMENT AND WORKPLACE PREVENTION TECHNIQUES A.Y. 2019/2020
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) NURSING A.Y. 2019/2020
Course year: 1 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) HEALTH PROFESSIONS OF REHABILITATION SCIENCES A.Y. 2019/2020
Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2017/2018

Completion accademic year: 2018/2019

Course year: 2 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2017/2018
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) NURSING A.Y. 2018/2019
Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2016/2017

Completion accademic year: 2017/2018

Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) NURSING A.Y. 2017/2018
Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2015/2016

Research

Latest publications (in english):

  • “Multiculturalism, racism and human rights: what's happens in the European schools”  (con F. Berti), in A. Viviani (eds), Global Citizenship education, Multiculturalism and Social Inclusion in Europe: the Findings of the Project “I Have Rights”, Coimbra, Sim.es e Linhares, 2018, pp.245-303.
  • - Hidden selectivity: irregular migrants and access to socio-health services in a heated local context, con F. Bracci, in “Cambio. Rivista sulle trasformazioni sociali”, n.10, 2016.
  •  “The Integration Process and Social Mobility: Examining Chinese Immigration in the Industrial District of Prato” (con F. Berti), in L. Baldassar, G. Johanson, N. McAuliffe, M. Bressan (eds), Chinese Migration in Europe. Prato, Italy and Beyond, Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.

Latest publications:

  • Valzania, A. (2019). Prato, dove si sperimenta il futuro. IL MULINO. - view more
  • Valzania, A. (2019). Empori sociali. - view more
  • Valzania, A., Giordan, G., & Han, L. (2018). La chiesa cristiana cinese in Italia. RELIGIONI E SOCIETÀ, 45-56. - view more
  • Berti, F., & Valzania, A. (2018). Tra astensionismo e disincanto: la mancata partecipazione al voto dei cittadini romeni in Toscana. MONDI MIGRANTI, 1, 87-106. - view more
  • Berti, F., & Valzania, A. (2018). Multiculturalism, racism and human rights: what's happens in the European schools. In Alessandra Viviani (a cura di), Global Citizenship Education, Multiculturalism and Social Inclusion in Europe. The Findings of the I Have Rights project (pp. 245-302). Coimbra : Simoes e Linhares Ltd. - view more