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Latest Issue

Numero 1/2016

Issue 1/2016 starts with an Editorial by Elena Esposito and Marco Santoro to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the review. The Essay Section includes an article by Colin Campbell, “‘All Those Words They Seem to Slip Away.’ How the Intentional Fallacy Prevents Serious Study of The Beatles’ Lyrics”, followed by comments by Motti Regev and Mats Trondman and the author's reply, and a contribution by Adam Possamai, Bryan Turner, Joshua Roose, Selda Dagistanli and Malcolm Voyce, titled “Shari‘a in Cyberspace. A Case Study from Australia”, with comments by Catherine Blaya, Abdulhadi Khalaf, Ermete Mariani, Anna Neumaier and Armando Salvatore. The Focus Section offers an interview by Luca Serafini to Scott Lash about the analogies and differences between Cultural Studies and Cultural Sociology. The issue is completed by eight book reviews.

About Sociologica

Sociologica. Italian Journal of Sociology online is a peer-reviewed journal published three times a year. The journal publishes theoretical, methodological and empirical articles providing original and rigorous contributions to the sociological current debate.

Founded in 2007 and published by one of the main Italian social sciences publishers, il Mulino, Sociologica is one of the first international journals of sociology published solely online.


"Sociologica" is an on line journal which offer scholars and students the possibility to discuss quickly and seriously the more relevant topics of the discipline.
The journal is open access, but a registration is needed.


Editors (2016-2018)

Elena Esposito - Marco Santoro

Associate editor

David Stark

Editorial board

Filippo Barbera - Matteo Bortolini - Massimiano Bucchi - Vincent Buskens – Elena Esposito - Anna Carola Freschi - Rossella Ghigi - Yuri Kazepov - Emanuela Mora - Manuela Naldini - Luigi Pellizzoni - Maurizio Pisati – Marco Pitzalis - Dylan Riley - Armando Salvatore - Marco Santoro - Monica Sassatelli - Flaminio Squazzoni

International scientific board

Andrew Abbott - Jeffrey C. Alexander - Arnaldo Bagnasco - Marzio Barbagli - Peter Bearman - Howard Becker - Richard Breen - Rogers Brubaker - Randall Collins - Diana Crane...

Management staff

Ester Cois (University of Cagliari), Managing editor; Marco Solaroli (University of Bologna), Book review editor...