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Numero 2/2016

Issue 2/2016 starts with an article by Julian Go, “Globalizing Sociology, Turning South. Perspectival Realism and the Southern Standpoint”, followed by comments by Fernanda Beigel, Charles Crothers and Wiebke Keim and the author's reply. The Essays section also presents contributions by Elisa Giomi and Elena Pavan on the article titled “Femicide in Italy.‘Femminicidio,’ Moral Panic and Progressivist Discourse”, by Daniela Bandelli and Giorgio Porcelli. The Symposium “Why Élites Matter? A Sociological Assessment”, edited and introduced by Filippo Barbera, Joselle Dagnes and Angelo Salento, includes articles by Luna Glucksberg and Roger Burrows, Frédéric Lebaron and Aykiz Dogan, Johannes Hjellbrekke and Olav Korsnes, Eelke M. Heemskerk, Frank W. Takes, Javier Garcia-Bernardo and M. Jouke Huijzer, and two final comments by Mark S. Mizruchi and Shamus Rahman Khan. The issue is completed by five 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...