Sílvia Silva


Biography

Silvia Silva is a Researcher at Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra. Currently she is Research Manager of CREATOUR - Creative Tourism Destination Development in Small Cities and Rural Areas. She holds a degree in Sociology from the Faculty of Economics of University of Coimbra, institution where she obtained her master's degree in Cities and Urban Cultures with the dissertation "The reception of the public culture: an approach on the public reception modes of A Escola da Noite". Currently she is a PhD student in Sociology, developing a thesis with the proposed theme "Qualified Portuguese migration: identity, expectations and mobility strategies of cultural and creative professionals". She held several research activities, developing projects in the Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra, in the Institute of Sociology of the University of Porto, among others. Her main research interest issues are cities and urban cultures,cultural policies and practices; skilled mobilities; creative tourism; and higher education.


Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Gomes, Rui; Teixeira Lopes, João; Silva, José Pedro; Ganga, Rafaela; Vaz, Henrique; Cerdeira, Luísa; Cabrito, Belmiro; Magalhães, Dulce; Machado-Taylor, Maria Lourdes; Peixoto, Paulo; Silva, Sílvia; Patrocínio, Tomás (2019), A emigração portuguesa qualificada: êxodo ou diáspora, in Rui Gomes (org.), A mobilidade académica e a emigração portuguesa qualificada. Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra, 11-42

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Book Chapter

Lopes, João Teixeira; Silva, José Pedro; Ganga, Rafaela; Gomes, Rui; Vaz, Henrique; Cerdeira, Luísa; Cabrito, Belmiro; Magalhães, Dulce; Machado-Taylor, Maria Lourdes; Peixoto, Paulo; Brites, Rui; Silva, Sílvia; Patrocínio, Tomás (2019), A produção social do indivíduo que emigra: uma análise a partir de retratos sociológicos, in Rui Gomes (org.), A mobilidade académica e a emigração portuguesa qualificada. Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra, 43-56

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Book

Silva, Sílvia; Gonçalves, Alexandra; Marques, João Filipe; Rosa, Julieta; Fernandes, Marlene; Tavares, Mirian; Cabeça, Sónia Moreira; Costa, Susana (orgs.) (2019), BOOK OF ABSTRACTS of the 3rd CREATOUR International Conference and Creative Tourism Showcase: Creative Tourism Dynamics: Connecting Travellers, Communities, Cultures, and Places. Faro: S.Cabeça; A.Gonçalves; J.F.Marques; M.Tavares