Carlos Fortuna


Biography

Ph.D. (Sociology - State University of New York - Binghamton - 1989). Professor of Sociology at the Faculty of Economics (University of Coimbra). Senior Researcher at the Center for Social Studies. Scientific Coordinator of the Doctoral Programmes in "Sociology" and "Sociology: Cities and Urban Cultures" (University of Coimbra). Areas of interest: Urban cultures; Tourism, heritage and memory; Identities and city images; Senses and the city. Author of various books. His most recent publication is "Simmel: A Estética e a Cidade" (Coimbra, Imprensa da Universidade,2010)(Org.); Diálogos Urbanos (Coimbra, Almedina, 2013) (Ed.) and Cultura, Formação e Cidadania (Lisboa, GEPAC; 2015) (Various autors).


Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Fortuna, Carlos (2020), Cidades e Patrimonialidade Urbana, in Silva, M. Carlos; Baptista, Luis V.; Ribeiro, Fernando B.; Felizes , Joel e Vasconcelos, Ana (org.), Espaço Urbano e Habitação Básica como Primeiro Direito. V. N. Famalicão: Edições Húmus, 119-137

Article in Scientific journal

Fortuna, Carlos; Rodriguez, Violeta (2020), "Post-Photographic Images of the Night in Mexico City's Historic Downtown", Voices of Mexico, 111, 72-76

Book

Fortuna, Carlos (2020), Cidades e Urbanidades. Lisboa: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais

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