Workshop

The Nexus between Democracy, Collective Identity Formation and Enlargement

WP 8 - Identity Formation and Enlargement

WP 8 events 

Prague, 6-7 May 2011

 

Workshop organisers: Zdenka Mansfeldova and Petra Guasti (Institute of Sociology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic) in cooperation with Jagiellonian University, Krakow


The workshop is organised within the framework of RECON's work package 'Identity Formation and Enlargement'. Read more on the research objectives of WP 8, and on the overall research objectives of RECON.

 

Workshop summary (D81) (pdf)

 

Programme (Download pdf)

 

Friday, 6 May 2011


09:30

Opening of the workshop
Zdenka Mansfeldova, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Zdzisɫaw Mach, Jagiellonian University,
Krakow

09:45-10:00

Coffee break  

10:00-13:00

Panel 1: New theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of Europeanization

 


Chair: Ulrike Liebert, CEuS, University of Bremen

Q-sort Methodology, Common Identity Patterns, and RECON Models

David Skully, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Identity Patterns among Polish University Students: A Q-methodology Study Report
Olga Brzezinska and Beata Czajkowska, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Collective Identity Patterns among Hungarian University Students: Q-study
Erika Kurucz, Corvinus University, Budapest

Structured Diversity: Patterns of European Collective Identities in Comparative Perspective
Rosemarie Sackmann, Jean Monnet Centre, Bremen
 

Discussant: Petra Guasti, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic 

13:15-15:00

Lunch break

15:00-16:45

Panel 2: Changing Patterns of Collective Identity Formation and the EU Enlargement

 

Chair: Petra Guasti, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Not Just a Nation Set in Stone. The Undercurrents that are Making the National Structure more Porous
Marcin Galent and Paweɫ Kubicki, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Feeling European: Elite versus Mass
Tomas Lacina

Discussant: Zdzisław Mach, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

 

16:45-17:00

Coffee break

19:00

Dinner 

 

Saturday, 7 May 2011


09:15

Arrival/coffee  

09:30-11:30

Panel 3: Interplay between collective identity formation and democracy

 


Chair: Zdenka Mansfeldova, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic 

Transformation of Collective Identities in Europe and Democracy
Magdalena Gora and Zdzisław Mach, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Axiological Aspects of mediated Identity: The Interplay among Politicians and Media during European Elections '09 in Poland
Jacek Kolodziej, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

National Identity in Comparative Perspective
Petra Guasti, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Discussant: Aleksandra Sojka, University of Granada 

11:30-12:00

Coffee break

12:00-13:30

Final Panel Discussion

 

Zdzisław Mach, Jagiellonian University, Krakow / Magdalena Góra, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Petra Guasti, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Zdenka Mansfeldova, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Ulrike Liebert, CEuS, University of Bremen

Aleksandra Sojka, University of Granada 

 

Followed by a discussion of practical aspects such as publications and other outcomes, as well as of the finalization of WP 8.

14:00

Lunch

19:00

Dinner


 

For further information, please contact Petra R. Guasti (Institute of Sociology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic): petra.rakusanova[at]soc.cas.cz