Public lecture by Professor Mario Diani
On 12 December, a public lecture followed by a seminar was given at the Faculty of Social Studies by Professor Mario Diani, a leading contemporary scholar of political mobilization and social movements. Diani's presentation focused on issues relating to the social and trans-organizational networks of civic movements. He also conducted a workshop introducing methods for processing "network data", such as that generated by questionnaires collected by the ISPO workgroup "Organized interests and social movements". One of the most innovative scholars of social movements, Diani was invited to Brno by ISPO and his presentation generated considerable interest among students from all of the Faculty's departments.
M. Diani's presentation can be downloaded here (372,00 KB).
Working paper can be downloaded here (413,80 KB).