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Francesca Crivellaro

Senior assistant professor (fixed-term)

Department of Education Studies "Giovanni Maria Bertin"

Academic discipline: M-DEA/01 Demology, Ethnology and Anthropology


Keywords: Social and Cultural Anthropology, Gender Studies, Migrations, New Poverties and Social Exclusion Microcredit, Parenting, Ethnic and Gender Discriminations in the Labour Market


  • analysis of microcredit as a strategy for the socio-economic inclusion of post-industrial countries’ most vulnerable categories
  • analysis of microcredit as an empowerment strategy for immigrant women
  • economic anthropology, gift and microcredit

Gender and parenting in migratory process/childhoods

  • analysis, from a gender perspective, of the construction of parenting models of migrant mothers and fathers
  • analysis, from a gender perspective, of migrant parents’ care practices and educational styles
  • analysis of the relationship between migrant parents and childcare services
  • analysis of the economic crisis impact on migrant parenting

New poverties

  • new poverties and new forms of social exclusion (focus on the city of Bologna)
  • analysis, from a gender perspective, of contemporary impoverishment processes

Ethnic, gender and generational discrimination in the labor market

  • intersectional analysis of discrimination experiences in the labour market
  • analysis of the impact of working conditions on reproductive and life choices
  • analysis of the local labour market inclusion strategies and policies targeting youngsters with a migratory background