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)

Curriculum Vitae

Teaching activities

Completion accademic year: 2024/2025

Course year: 2 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2023/2024
Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) POLITICAL SCIENCE A.Y. 2022/2023
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2024/2025

Completion accademic year: 2023/2024

Course year: 2 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2022/2023
Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) POLITICAL SCIENCE A.Y. 2021/2022
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2023/2024

Completion accademic year: 2022/2023

Course year: 2 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2021/2022
Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2020/2021
Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) POLITICAL SCIENCE A.Y. 2020/2021

Completion accademic year: 2021/2022

Course year: 2 First cycle degree (DM 270) SOCIAL WORK A.Y. 2020/2021

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.

Ultime pubblicazioni:

  • Valzania, A. (2024). Il lavoro degli immigrati stranieri: un quadro conoscitivo. In Fabio Berti (a cura di), Sfruttati. Immigrazione, agricoltura e nuove forme di caporalato in Toscana. Milano : Egea. - view more
  • Valzania, A. (2024). Frédéric Lordon: il lavoro tra desiderio e servitù. In F.A. G. Mari (a cura di), Idee di lavoro e di ozio per la nostra civiltà. Firenze : Florence University Press. - view more
  • Addis, M.C., Basile, L., Battente, S.L., Bianchi, V., Bonini, T., Borri, R., et al. (2023). Populismo all'italiana: cosa dicono, pensano e fanno i populisti in Italia. Bologna : Il Mulino. - view more
  • Paletti, F., Valzania, A. (2023). La povertà alimentare in Toscana: una ricerca qualitativa sugli utenti dei centri Caritas. AUTONOMIE LOCALI E SERVIZI SOCIALI(2), 279-295 [10.1447/108278]. - view more
  • Meloni, P., Valzania, A. (2023). Slowdown: una questione di classe?. SOCIETÀMUTAMENTOPOLITICA, 13(26 (2022)), 65-72 [10.36253/smp-14322]. - view more