European Ph.D on Social Representations and Communication

Multimedia and Distance Learning System


23rdInternational Lab Meeting

of the

European/International Joint Ph.D. in Social Representations and Communication





"Meta-Theoretical Analysis of the Social Representations Literature"


 at the European/International Joint PhD in Social Representations & Communication Research Center and Multimedia LAB, Cavalieri di Malta 2, Rome-Italy


14th - 15th January 2014


de Rosa A.S. (1994). From theory to meta-theory in S.R.: the lines of argument of a theoretical-methodological debate. Social Science information, 33 (2), 273-304.

de Rosa A.S. (2001). Le besoin d’une “théorie de la méthode”. In GARNIER C. (ed.) Les formes de la pensée sociale (pp. 151-187). Paris: P.U.F.

 de Rosa A.S. (2003). Communication versus discourse. The “boomerang” effect of  the radicalism in discourse analysis. In J. Laszlo & W. Wagner (eds.) Theories and controversies in Societal Psychology (pp. 56-101). Budapest: New Mandate.

de Rosa, A.S.,  d’Ambrosio, M. (2003). An empirical example of the comparison between multiple correspondence analysis and space analysis: The diffusion of the social representations theory through the institutional context of scientific communication. In S. Levy & D. Elizur (eds.) Facet Theory. Towards Cumulative Social Science (pp. 73-86). Ljubljana: Faculty of Arts, Center for Educational Development.

de Rosa, A.S. (Ed.)(2008). Special Issue “Looking at the History of Social Psychology and Social Representations: Snapshot views from two sides of the Atlantic", Rassegna di Psicologia, Roma, Italy: Carocci.

Rateau, P., Moliner, P., Guimelli, C., Abric, J.C. (2011). Social Representation Theory. In Paul A.M. Van Lange, Arie W. Kruglanski & E. Tory Higgins (Eds.), Handbook of Theories of Social Psychology, Vol. 2, pp. 477-407, Los Angeles / London : Sage Publications.

de Rosa, A.S. (2011). 1961-1976: a meta-theoretical analysis of the two editions of the “Psychanalyse, son image et son public”, in Howarth C., Kalampalikis, N. Castro, P. (2011, forthcoming) Eds. A half century of social representations: discussion on some recommended papers, Special Issue, Papers on Social Representations., vol. 20, Issue 2 (pp. 36.1 - 36.34). ISSN: 1021-5573.

de Rosa, A.S. (2011). 1961, 1976, 2011: un compleanno e insieme un battesimo! , Introduzione all’ Edizione Italiana di S. Moscovici (1976 2nd ed.) La psicoanalisi: la sua immagine, il suo pubblico, (pp. 9-82) Edizioni Unicopli: Milano. (ISBN: 978-88-400-1503-3)

de Rosa, A.S. (2012). La psicoanalisi, la sua immagine, il suo pubblico: 1961-2011. Compiere 50 anni nell'era dei social networks. In I. Galli (Ed.) Cinquant'anni di Rappresentazioni sociali. Bilanci e prospettive di una Teoria in continuo divenire (pp. 59-101) Milano: Edizioni Unicopli. ISBN 9788840015262

de Rosa, A.S. (2013). Taking stock: a theory with more than half a century of history. Introduction to: A.S. de Rosa (Ed.), Social Representations in the "social arena”. (pp. 1-63.) Routledge, New York – London. ISBN 978-0-415-59119-5

de Rosa, A.S. (2013). Research fields in social representations: snapshot views from a meta-theoretical analysis In A.S. de Rosa (Ed.), Social Representations in the "social arena". (pp. 89-124),Routledge, New York – London. ISBN 978-0-415-59119-5

Papers on Social Representations