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

Article in Scientific journal

Fortuna, Carlos (2020), "O Mundo Social do Ruído. Contributos para uma abordagem sociológica", Análise Social, LV (1), 234, 28-71

Article in Scientific journal

Guerreiro, Manuela; Fortuna, Carlos; Mendes, Julio; Patrícia, Pinto (2020), "The dynamic nature of the city image: Do image components evolve over time?", Tourism: An International interdisciplinary Journal, 68, 1, pp.83-99

Book

Carlos Fortuna (Organização e Apresentação); António Sousa Ribeiro (Tradução) (2019), Simmel: A ruína. Coimbra: Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra

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