Luís Silva

Academic degree: Doctorate
Category: Full members
Institutional subunit: NOVA FCSH
Research group: Environment, Sustainability and Ethnography
Thematic line:
Research interests: Renewable energy | Rurality | Rural Tourism
Research contexts: Continental Portugal | Azores
Contact: luis.silva98@gmail.com
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Biographical note

Born in the former Portuguese colony of Mozambique in 1971, Luís Silva holds a B.A. (4 years) (1995), a M.Phil. (2000) and a Ph.D. degree (2007) in Anthropology awarded by the ISCTE – Lisbon University Institute (Portugal). Currently, he is a full researcher at the Centre for Research in Anthropology (CRIA/NOVA FCSH), after having developed two postdoctoral research projects funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology at the same institution. His main research interests include rurality, rural tourism, ecotourism, built heritage, governmentality, water mills, national identity, and renewable energy.

Publications
AuthorID_filtro_tablepressYearTypePublication
Luís Silvapub97*2015BookDELICADO, Ana (coord.); TRUNINGER, Mónica; FIGUEIREDO, Elisabete; SILVA, Luís; JUNQUEIRA, Luís; HORTA, Ana; FONSECA, Susana; NUNES, Maria João; SOARES, Filipa, 2015, Terras de Sol e de Vento: Dinâmicas Sociotécnicas e Aceitação Social das Energias Renováveis em Portugal, Lisboa, Imprensa de Ciências Sociais, ISBN 978-972-671-356-2.link
Luís Silvapub97*2016ArticleDELICADO, Ana; FIGUEIREDO, Elisabete; SILVA, Luís, 2016, "Community perceptions of renewable energies in Portugal: impacts on environment, landscape and local development", Energy Research & Social Science, 13: 84-93.link
Luís Silvapub97*2014ArticleDELICADO, Ana; JUNQUEIRA, Luís; FONSECA, Susana; TRUNINGER, Mónica; SILVA, Luís; HORTA, Ana; FIGUEIREDO, Elisabete, 2014, "Not in Anyone’s Backyard? Civil society attitudes towards wind power at the national and local levels in Portugal", Science & Technology Studies, 27 (2): 49-71, ISSN: 2243-4690.
Luís Silvapub97*2013ArticleDELICADO, Ana; SILVA, Luís; JUNQUEIRA, Luís; HORTA, Ana; FONSECA, Susana; TRUNINGER, Mónica, 2013, "Ambiente, paisagem, património e economia: os conflitos em torno de parques eólicos em Portugal", Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais, 100: 11-36, ISSN 0254-1106.link
Luís Silvapub97*2017Book chapterDELICADO, Ana; TRUNINGER, Mónica; FIGUEIREDO, Elisabete; SILVA, Luís; HORTA, Ana, 2017, "A blot on the landscape: consensus and controversies on wind farms in rural Portugal", in Mara Miele, Vaughan Higgins, Hilde Bjørkhauge, Mónica Truninger (orgs.), Transforming the Rural: Global Processes and Local Futures, Bingley, Emerald, pp. 179-195, ISBN: 978-1-78714-824-6.link
Luís Silvapub97*2012Paper in proceedingsDELICADO, Ana; TRUNINGER, Mónica; HORTA, Ana; FIGUEIREDO, Elisabete; SILVA, Luís; FONSECA, Susana, 2012, "Discursos técnico-científicos sobre energias renováveis", Atas do VII Congresso Português de Sociologia: Sociedade, Crise e Reconfigurações, Porto, APS.link
Luís Silvapub97*2009Book chapterSILVA, Luís, 2009, "A patrimonilização e a turistificação do contrabando", in Dulce Freire, Eduarda Rovisco, Inês Fonseca (orgs.), Contrabando na Fronteira Luso-Espanhola, Lisboa: Nelson de Matos, 255-287.
Luís Silvapub97*2009ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2009, "Heritage building in the 'Historic Villages of Portugal’: social processes, practices and agents", Journal of Ethnology and Folkloristics, 3 (2): 75-91.
Luís Silvapub97*2009BookSILVA, Luís, 2009, Casas no Campo: Etnografia do Turismo Rural em Portugal, Lisboa, Imprensa de Ciências Sociais.
Luís Silvapub97*2010ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2010, "Perspectiva antropológica do turismo de habitação em Portugal", Pasos: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 8 (1): 31-46.link
Luís Silvapub97*2011ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2011, "Beneath the Surface of the Heritage Enterprise. Governmentality and Cultural Representation of Rural Architecture in Portugal", Ethnologia Europaea, 41 (2): 39-53, ISSN 0425-4597.
Luís Silvapub97*2011Book chapterSILVA, Luís, 2011, "Folk architecture heritagization in rural Portugal", in: Xavier Roigé, Joan Frigolé (eds.), Constructing Cultural and Natural Heritage. Parks, Museums and Rural Heritage, Girona: Institut Català de Recerca en Patrimoni Cultural, pp. 135-145, ISBN: 978-84-9984-088-8.
Luís Silvapub97*2012ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2012, "Built heritage-making and socioeconomic renewal in declining rural areas: evidence from Portugal", Etnográfica, 16 (3): 487-510, ISSN 0873-6561, E-ISSN 2182-2891.link
Luís Silvapub97*2012Book chapterSILVA, Luís, 2012, "Museus, turismo y desarrollo local: el caso de Belmonte, Portugal", in I. Arrieta (ed.), Museos y Turismo: Expectativas y Realidades, Bilbao, Universidad del Pais Vasco, 163-178, ISBN 84-8373-862-7.
Luís Silvapub97*2013Book chapterSILVA, Luís, 2013, "Concluding remarks on perceived and lived ruralities and the future of rural Europe", in Luís Silva, Elisabete Figueiredo (orgs.), Shaping Rural Areas in Europe: Perceptions and Outcomes on the Present and the Future, Dordrecht, Springer, pp. 247-254, ISBN: 978-94-007-6795-9, E-ISBN: 978-94-007-6796-6.
Luís Silvapub97*2013ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2013, "How ecotourism works at the community-level: the case of whale-watching in the Azores", Current Issues in Tourism [online], E-ISSN 1747-7603, DOI: 10.1080/13683500.2013.786027.
Luís Silvapub97*2013Book chapterSILVA, Luís, 2013, "Impactos do turismo em meio rural: reflexões a partir de Portugal", in Vanda da Silva, Renato do Carmo (orgs.), Mundo Rural: Mito ou Realidade?, São Paulo, Annablume, pp. 295-313, ISBN 978-85-391-0499-4.
Luís Silvapub97*2013Book chapterSILVA, Luís, 2013, "The pastoral ideal in Portugal: from literature to touristic practices", in Luís Silva, Elisabete Figueiredo (orgs.), Shaping Rural Areas in Europe: Perceptions and Outcomes on the Present and the Future, Dordrecht, Springer, pp. 95-108, ISBN: 978-94-007-6795-9, E-ISBN: 978-94-007-6796-6.
Luís Silvapub97*2013ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2013, "The two opposing impacts of heritage making on local communities: residents’ perceptions: a Portuguese case", International Journal of Heritage Studies [online], E-ISSN 1470-3610, DOI: 10.1080/13527258.2013.828650.
Luís Silvapub97*2014ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2014, "Foucault in the landscape: questioning governmentality in the Azores", Landscape Research, ISSN: 0142-6397, E-ISSN: 1469-9710 [online before print].
Luís Silvapub97*2014Book chapterSILVA, Luís, 2014, "La construcción del patrimonio arquitectónico en un contexto rural y sus implicaciones sociales: el caso de Castelo Rodrigo, Portugal", in Xavier Roigé, Joan Frigolé, Camila del Mármol (orgs.), Construyendo Patrimonio Cultural y Natural: Parques, Museos y Patrimonio Rural, Valencia, Germania, pp. 167-180, ISBN: 978-84-16044-67-2.
Luís Silvapub97*2014ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2014, "The two opposing impacts of heritage making on local communities: residents’ perceptions: a Portuguese case", International Journal of Heritage Studies, 20 (6): 616-633, ISSN: 1352-7258, E-ISSN: 1470-3610.
Luís Silvapub97*2014BookSILVA, Luís, 2014, Património, Ruralidade e Turismo: Etnografias de Portugal Continental e dos Açores, Lisboa, Imprensa de Ciências Sociais, ISBN: 978-972-671-344-9.
Luís Silvapub97*2015ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2015, "Foucault in the landscape: questioning governmentality in the Azores", Landscape Research, 40 (4): 397-410.link
Luís Silvapub97*2015ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2015, "How ecotourism works at the community-level: the case of whale-watching in the Azores", Current Issues in Tourism, 18 (3): 196-211.link
Luís Silvapub97*2016ArticleSILVA, Luís, 2016, "«The Spaniards’ ways of being is different from ours»: discourses of national identification in the border of Alentejo", Análise Social, 221, LI (4.º): 922-941.link
Luís Silvapub97*2016BookSILVA, Luís, 2016, Identidade Nacional: Práticas e Representações Junto à Fronteira no Guadiana, Lisboa, Imprensa de Ciências Sociais, ISBN: 978-972-671-370-8.link
Luís Silvapub97*2017ArticleSILVA, Luís; DELICADO, Ana, 2017, "Wind farms and rural tourism: a Portuguese case study of residents’ and visitors’ attitudes and perceptions", Moravian Geographical Reports, 25 (4): 248-256.link
Luís Silvapub97*2013Edited bookSILVA, Luís; FIGUEIREDO, Elisabete (orgs.), 2013, Shaping Rural Areas in Europe. Perceptions and Outcomes on the Present and the Future, Dordrecht, Springer, ISBN: 978-94-007-6795-9, E-ISBN: 978-94-007-6796-6.
Luís Silvapub97*2013Book chapterSILVA, Luís; FIGUEIREDO, Elisabete, 2013, "What is shaping rural areas in Europe: introduction", in Luís Silva, Elisabete Figueiredo (orgs.), Shaping Rural Areas in Europe: Perceptions and Outcomes on the Present and the Future, Dordrecht, Springer, pp. 1-8, ISBN: 978-94-007-6795-9, E-ISBN: 978-94-007-6796-6.
Luís Silvapub97*2015ArticleSILVA, Luís; LEAL, João, 2015, "Rural tourism and national identity building in contemporary Europe: evidence from Portugal", Journal of Rural Studies, 38: 109-119.link
Luís Silvapub97*2016ArticleSILVA, Luís; PRISTA, Marta, 2016, "Social differentiation in the consumption of a pastoral idyll through tourist accommodation: two Portuguese cases", Journal of Rural Studies, 43: 183-192.link
Luís Silvapub97*2012Edited journal issueSILVA, Luís; SANTOS, P.M. (org.), 2012, dossier "Ethnographies of heritage and power", International Journal of Heritage Studies, 18 (5), ISSN 1352-7258; E-ISSN 1470-3610.
Luís Silvapub97*2012ArticleSILVA, Luís; SANTOS, P.M., 2012, "Ethnographies of heritage and power", International Journal of Heritage Studies, 18 (5): 437-443, ISSN 1352-7258, E-ISSN 1470-3610, DOI 10.1080/13527258.2011.633541.
Luís Silvapub97*2014Paper in proceedingsSUCARRAT VIOLA, Meritxell; SILVA, Luís, 2014, "Produire des espaces ruraux : deux études de cas, la Beira intérieure au Portugal et les Pyrénées catalanes", in Didier Bouillon (org.), Paysages, Patrimoine et Identité: Actes du 135e Congrès national des sociétés historiques et scientifiques, Neuchâtel, 2010, Paris, Éditions du CTHS, pp. 285-294.
Luís Silvapub97*2013Paper in proceedingsTRUNINGER, Mónica; DELICADO, Ana; JUNQUEIRA, Luís; FIGUEIREDO, Elisabete; HORTA, Ana; SILVA, Luís, 2013, "Solar energy, innovation and community resilience: the case of Amareleja (Portugal)", XXVth Congress of the European Society for Rural Sociology, Pisa, Italy, - e-Proceedings, pp. 261-262, E-ISBN 978-8-8908-9600-2.link
Projects

IDResearcherPositionProjTitleProject typeStatus+
pub97*Luís SilvaPrincipal Investigatorproj160*RELY - Renewable energy and landscape qualityNetworkOngoing+
pub97*Luís SilvaResearcherproj18*Socio-technical consensus and controversies about renewable energiesNational projectConcluded+
pub97*Luís SilvaResearch scholarproj26*The local impact of renewable energy technologies: an anthropological study about the photovoltaic solar power plants in PortugalPost-doctoral researchConcluded+
pub97*Luís SilvaResearch scholarproj296*Nature heritage making and tourism in Portugal: case studies from the Azores and the Peneda-Gerês National ParkPost-doctoral researchConcluded+
pub97*Luís SilvaResearch scholarproj313*Hydroelectric power plants and tourism: the case of the Alqueva damPost-doctoral researchOngoing+