Symbolic Universes in Time of (Post)Crisis : The Future of European Societies

This book investigates whether, how and where the cultural milieu of European societies has changed as a result of the socio-economics crisis. To do so, it adopts a psycho-cultural approach, which views the cultural milieu as a set of meanings, placing the generalized image social actors have of the...

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Other Authors: Salvatore, Sergio (Editor), Fini, Viviana (Editor), Mannarini, Terri (Editor), Valsiner, Jaan (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2019, 2019
Edition:1st ed. 2019
Series:Culture in Policy Making: The Symbolic Universes of Social Action
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • narratives, concepts, imaginaries, politics
  • The theoretical and methodological framework. The Semiotic Cultural Psychology and the notion of symbolic universe
  • The map of symbolic universes
  • European territories and symbolic universes
  • Symbolic universes, economic and institutional scenarios, models of actions
  • Cultural rupture and subjectivity: Shifts in the personal and professional identity of mental health professionals in times of crisis
  • Teacher Evaluation Policies in Times of Crisis and Symbolic Universes: An Exploratory Analysis of the Greek Educational Context Symbolic universes and discursive enactment
  • The representation of health and wellbeing in UK
  • Symbolic universes and (post)crisis scenarios
  • Perspective of development and new models of policies