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Research Context

Italy | Greece | Albania | Portugal

Research Interests

Economic anthropology | Social reproduction | Political ecology

Institutional Subunit

ISCTE

Biographical Note

Antonio Maria Pusceddu is a researcher at CRIA-ISCTE. He received a PhD in Anthropology from the University of Siena. He has been post-doctoral researcher at the Universities of Cagliari and Barcelona, where he joined the ERC ‘Grassroots Economics’ project. He has carried out fieldwork in Greece and Albania on borders, ethnicity and mobility. His latest field research in southern Italy dealt with livelihoods, crisis and social reproduction. He’s currently developing a new comparative research project on popular ecologies in southern Europe.

All projects

Data updated on 03-07-2022, from platform CIÊNCIAVITAE.

2021/01/01-2025/12/31

LABOUR -Tacking informal employment in Asia: building post-COV19 solutions to precariousness through case-study based evidence on Bhutan, Laos, Maldives, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand and Vi

GA 101007766

Researcher

Centro em Rede de Investigação em Antropologia; Tallinna Ülikool; Dublin City University; Universitatea de Stat din Moldova; Stockholms Universitet; ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa; Latvijas Universitate; Marmara Üniversitesi

Financiers: European Commission

2021/09/01-

Valuable food, essential workers, vulnerable people, and social responses to crisis: Food provisioning systems during the COVID-19 pandemic (FOOD-Pan)

PID2020-114317GB-I00

Researcher

Universitat de Barcelona Departament de d'Antropologia Social

Financiers: España Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación

2020/07/01-2021

Governação, transformações políticas e negociação de quotidianos: Portugal 2008-2018

FCT PTDC/SOC-ANT/32676/2017

Researcher

Centro em Rede de Investigação em Antropologia; Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa (ICS/UL)

Financiers: FCT

2020/07/01-2026/06/30

Political ecologies of social reproduction: A comparative study of livelihoods, grassroots ecologies and socio-environmental conflicts in Southern Europe

CEECIND/01894/2018/CP1533/CT0001

Principal investigator

Centro em Rede de Investigação em Antropologia; ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa

Financiers: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

2014/09/01-2018/08/31

Grassroots economics: Meaning, project and practice in the pursuit of livelihood.

info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/EC/FP7/323743/EU

Researcher

Universitat de Barcelona Departamento de Antropologia Social

Financiers: European Commission

2013/05/01-2014/04/30

Beni demoetnoantropologici: saperi, memorie, musei come risorse per il presente

L.7/2007

Research Fellow

Financiers: Regione Autonoma della Sardegna

2010/05/01-2010/12/31

IN.CON.T.R.O. (Incontri Condivisi Transfrontalieri di Ricerca sull Oralità)

https://www.incontrotransfrontaliero.org/

Research Fellow

Università degli Studi di Cagliari Dipartimento di Storia Beni culturali e Territorio

2010/05/01-2012/04/30

Mobilità, confini, religioni. Studio comparato di due contesti transnazionali in area Mediterranea (Marocco-Italia/Albania-Grecia)

CRP1_599

Post-doc Fellow

Università degli Studi di Cagliari Dipartimento di Pedagogia Psicologia Filosofia

Financiers: Regione Autonoma della Sardegna; European Social Fund

2008/06/01-2009/05/31

Recupero della memoria mineraria

-

Research Fellow

Università degli Studi di Cagliari Dipartimento di Pedagogia Psicologia Filosofia

Financiers: Parco Geominerario Storico e Ambientale della Sardegna

2004/10/01-2010/04/28

Luoghi al confine. Un’etnografia del Pindo settentrionale

-

PhD Student Fellow

Università degli Studi di Siena

Financiers: Ministero dell'Istruzione dell'Università e della Ricerca

Highlighted Publications

Data updated on 21-11-2021 , from platform CIÊNCIAVITAE .

Journal article

Introduction. The Everyday States of Austerity: Politics and Livelihoods in Europe

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria; Loperfido, Giacomo; Narotzky, Susana, Antropologia. 7 - 23. 3. 8. 2021. http://www.ledijournals.com/ojs/index.php/antropologia/article/view/1825/1691 . PublishedAntropologia

Journal article

"We need a bit of Trumpism": Anger and resentment in austerity Italy

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Antropologia. 117 - 136. 3. 8. 2021. http://www.ledijournals.com/ojs/index.php/antropologia/article/view/1831/1697 . PublishedAntropologia

Journal article

Socialmente utili: Antropologia del lavoro e non lavoro in una città del Mezzogiorno [Socially useful. Anthropology of Work and non work in a southern Italian city]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Meridiana: Rivista di storia e scienze sociali. 191 - 212. 101. 2021. https://www.jstor.org/stable/27085861?refreqid=excelsior%3Aa19e318ca7e39c8bf757a27cf8db68fb . PublishedMeridiana: Rivista di storia e scienze sociali

Book chapter

Political ecologies of value: Austerity and socio-environmental conflict in the Italian South

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, The Political Ecology of Austerity: Crisis, Social Movements, and the Environment. Kaika, Maria; Calvário, Rita; Velegrakis, Giorgos. Routledge. London, United Kingdom. 2021. Published

Journal article

Austerity, the state and common sense in Europe: A comparative perspective on Italy and Portugal

Ribeiro Mendes Alves de Matos, Patricia (0D14-42EC-8C48); Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Anthropological Theory. 494 - 519. 4. 21. 2021. https://journals.sagepub.com/eprint/N3HGBF6NBSYHMSEFN6MN/full . PublishedAnthropological Theory


All Publications

Data updated on 03-07-2022 , from platform CIÊNCIAVITAE .

Journal article

Engaging with spontaneous anthropology: Fieldwork learning practices across the Greek-Albanian border

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Teaching Anthropology. 178 - 185. 9. 10. 2022. https://www.teachinganthropology.org/ojs/index.php/teach_anth/article/view/515/698 . https://doi.org/10.22582/ta.v10i2.515 . Published

Journal article

Austerity, the state and common sense in Europe: A comparative perspective on Italy and Portugal

Ribeiro Mendes Alves de Matos, Patricia (0D14-42EC-8C48); Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Anthropological Theory. 494 - 519. 4. 21. 2021. https://journals.sagepub.com/eprint/N3HGBF6NBSYHMSEFN6MN/full . Published

Book chapter

Political ecologies of value: Austerity and socio-environmental conflict in the Italian South

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, The Political Ecology of Austerity: Crisis, Social Movements, and the Environment. Kaika, Maria; Calvário, Rita; Velegrakis, Giorgos. Routledge. London, United Kingdom. 2021. Published

Journal article

Socialmente utili: Antropologia del lavoro e non lavoro in una città del Mezzogiorno [Socially useful. Anthropology of Work and non work in a southern Italian city]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Meridiana: Rivista di storia e scienze sociali. 191 - 212. 101. 2021. https://www.jstor.org/stable/27085861?refreqid=excelsior%3Aa19e318ca7e39c8bf757a27cf8db68fb . Published

Journal article

"We need a bit of Trumpism": Anger and resentment in austerity Italy

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Antropologia. 117 - 136. 3. 8. 2021. http://www.ledijournals.com/ojs/index.php/antropologia/article/view/1831/1697 . Published

Journal article

Introduction. The Everyday States of Austerity: Politics and Livelihoods in Europe

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria; Loperfido, Giacomo; Narotzky, Susana, Antropologia. 7 - 23. 3. 8. 2021. http://www.ledijournals.com/ojs/index.php/antropologia/article/view/1825/1691 . Published

Journal article

Austerity, the state and common sense: a comparative study on Portugal and Italy

Matos, Patricia; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Anthropological Theory. 2021. Published

Journal issue

Book forum: Ernesto De Martino, La fine del mondo

Anuac. Rivista della Società italiana di antropologia culturale. 2. 10. 31-12-2021. https://ojs.unica.it/index.php/anuac/article/view/5054 . Published

Journal article

Introduzione: "rileggere" La fine del mondo

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Anuac. Rivista della Società italiana di antropologia culturale. 51 - 55. 2. 10. 2021. https://ojs.unica.it/index.php/anuac/article/view/5036 . Published

Encyclopedia entry

De la Sardaigne au monde: Les anthropologies de Giulio Angioni

Bachis, Francesco; Caltagirone, Benedetto; Cossu, Tatiana; Da Re, Maria Gabriella; Maxia, Carlo; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria; Tiragallo, Felice, Bérose - Encyclopédie internationale des histoires de l'anthropologie. online. IIAC-LAHIC, CNRS / Ministère de la Culture. Direction des Patrimoines. Paris, France. 2021. article2354.html . Published

Book chapter

The challenge of social reproduction in times of crisis: Tensions between generations in Southern Europe

Narotzky, Susana; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Grassroots Economies: Living with Austerity in Southern Europe. Susana Narotzky. Pluto Press. Londres, United Kingdom. 2020. Published

Journal article

Grassroots Ecologies of Value: Environmental Conflict and Social Reproduction in Southern Italy

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Antipode. 1 - 20. 2020. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/anti.12609 . 10.1111/anti.12609 . Published

Journal article

The moral economy of charity: Advice and redistribution in the Italian Caritas welfare bureaucracy

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Ethnos. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1080/00141844.2019.1687538 . Published

Journal article

Valuation Struggles: Rethinking the Economy in Times of Crisis

Matos, Patricia; Schwaller, Corinne; Perl, Gerhild; Kehr, Janina; Narotzky, Susana; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, TSANTSA – Journal of the Swiss Anthropological Association. 175 - 186. 25. 2020. Published

Book review

Andrea Ravenda, Carbone: Inquinamento industriale, salute e politica a Brindisi, Milano, Meltemi, 2018, pp. 207.

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, UnicaPress. 2020. https://ojs.unica.it/index.php/anuac/article/view/3794 . Published

Book chapter

Work, wage and subsidy: Making a living between regulation and informalization

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Grassroots Economies: Living with Austerity in Southern Europe. Susana Narotzky. Pluto Press. Londres, United Kingdom. 2020. Published

Journal article

Stato, volontariato e carità. Concezioni e pratiche redistributive in una città del Mezzogiorno [State, voluntary work and charity: Conceptions and redistributive practices in a southern Italian city]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Antropologia. 155 - 174. 2. 7. 2020. https://www.ledijournals.com/ojs/index.php/antropologia/article/view/1690 . Published

Journal issue

Book forum: Berardino Palumbo – Lo strabismo della DEA

Anuac. Rivista della Società italiana di antropologia culturale. 1. 8. 31-07-2019. https://ojs.unica.it/index.php/anuac/article/view/3822 . 10.7340/anuac2239-625X-3822 . Published

Journal article

Unevenness and deservingness: regional differentiation in contemporary Italy

Loperfido, Giacomo; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Dialectical Anthropology. 417 - 436. 43. 2019. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10624-019-09556-3 . 10.1007/s10624-019-09556-3 . Published

Book review

Riccardo Apuzzo, Roberta Garruccio, Sara Roncaglia, Sara Zanisi, Il polline e la ruggine. Memoria, lavoro, deindustrializzazione a Sesto San Giovanni (1985-2015), Italy, 2015, 45 minutes, DVD,

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Società italiana di antropologia culturale – SIAC. 07-2019. http://ojs.unica.it/index.php/anuac/article/view/3799 . Published

Book chapter

Istories synoron: Simeioseis gia ti grammateia kai tin kataskevi tis «istorias» se ena chorio tis Ipeirou [Border histories: Notes on Literacy and the making of ¿history¿ in an Epirote village]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Ta pollapla synora enos metavallomenou xosmou. Theoretikes proseggiseis kai ethnografikes dokimes sti Notionanatoliki Evropi [The multiple border of a changing world: Theoretical perspectives and ethnographic trials in Southeastern Europe]. Nitsiakos, Vassilis; Manos, Ioannis; Dalkavoukis, Vassilis; Angelidou, Aliki; Angelopoulos, Giorgos. Kritiki. Atenes, Greece. 2018. Published

Book chapter

I meleti tou laikou politismou: To italiako paradeigma [The study of popular culture: The Italian case]

Pusceddu, A.M., Anthropologia kai Laografia: Mia symboli sto dialogo [Anthopology and Folklore: A contribution to the dialogue]. Sideris. Athens, Greece. 2018. Published

Journal article

I marziani a Brindisi. Promesse e minacce della modernità industriale nel Mezzogiorno [The Martians in Brindisi: Promises and threats of industrial modernity in the Italian South]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Medea. Rivista di studi interculturali. 1 - 25. 1. 4. 2018. https://ojs.unica.it/index.php/medea/article/view/3314 . http://dx.doi.org/10.13125/medea-3314 . Published

Book chapter

Dealing with boundaries: Muslim pilgrimages and political economy on the Southern Albanian frontier

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Muslim Pilgrimage in Europe. Ingvild Flaskerud; Richard Natvig. Routledge. 2018. Published

Journal issue

Book forum: Jonathan Friedman – Politicamente corretto

Anuac. Rivista della Società italiana di antropologia culturale. 2. 7. 31-12-2018. https://ojs.unica.it/index.php/anuac/article/view/3555 . https://doi.org/10.7340/anuac2239-625X-3555 . Published

Edited book

Oltre Adriatico e ritorno. Percorsi antropologici tra Italia e Sudest Europa [Across the Adriatic sea and back: Anthropological pathways between Italy and Southeastern Europe]

Lofranco, Zaira Tiziana; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Meltemi. Milano, Italy. 2017. Published

Exhibition catalog

The Bektashi Pilgrimage to Mount Tomor (part of Shared Sacred Sites in the Balkans and the Mediterranean)

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, 6. Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki (Greece). 2017.

Journal article

To work or not to work: In/formalization practices in the Italian public sector», In/formalization

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Anuac. 85 - 89. 2. 6. 2017. http://dx.doi.org/10.7340/anuac2239-625X-3074. . 10.7340/anuac2239-625X-3074 . Published

Book chapter

Introduzione: Oltre Adriatico e ritorno: I Balcani, il Sudest Europa e l antropologia italiana [Introduction: Across the Adriatic sea and back: The Balkans, Southeastern Europe and Italian anthropology]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Oltre Adriatico e ritorno. Percorsi antropologici tra Italia e Sudest Europa. Zaira Tiziana Lofranco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria. Meltemi. Milano, Italy. 2017. Published

Journal article

Antropologia del lavoro e della crisi in Italia e altrove [Anthropology of labour and crisis in Italy and elsewhere]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Anuac. 289 - 298. 2. 6. 2017. http://ojs.unica.it/index.php/anuac/article/view/3091 . 10.7340/anuac2239-625X-3091 . Published

Book chapter

Introduzione

Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Cose da prendere sul serio. Le antropologie di Giulio Angioni. Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria. Il Maestrale. Nuoro, Italy. 2015. Published

Edited book

Cose da prendere sul serio. Le antropologie di Giulio Angioni [Serious matters: The anthropologies of Giulio Angioni]

Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria. Il Maestrale. Nuoro, Italy. 2015. Published

Book chapter

Come una casa che non abita nessuno. Esperienze del paesaggio rurale nella Sardegna meridionale [Like a house that nobody lives in: Experiences of the rural landscape in Southern Sardinia]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Per un’antropologia dei saperi. Pratiche e dialoghi con la natura in Sardegna. Gabriella Da Re. Olschki. Firenze, Italy. 2015. Published

Book chapter

Pellegrinaggi di frontiera. Pratiche interconfessionali, mobilità e confini etnici nell'Albania meridionale [Frontier pilgrimages: Inter-religious practices, mobilities and ethnic boundaries in Southern Albania]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Pellegrini del Nuovo Millennio: Aspetti Economici e Politici delle Mobilità Religiose. Dionigi Albera. Mesogea. Messina, Italy. 2015. Published

Journal article

Il cinema etnografico transculturale. I film e la riflessione teorica di David MacDougall [Transcultural cinema: The movies and the theoretical reflection of David MacDougall]

Ragazzi, Rossella; Tiragallo, Felice; Maxia, Carlo; Piquereddu, Paolo; Pinna, Salvatore; Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Visual Ethnography. 68 - 91. 2. 3. 2014. http://www.vejournal.org/index.php/vejournal/article/view/60/69 . 10.12835/ve2014.2-0038 . Published

Book chapter

Da vicino e da lontano. Prossimità e distanza in due esperienze di migrazione transnazionale [From near and afar: Proximity and distance in two experiences of transnational migration]

Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Storie di questo mondo: percorsi di etnografia delle migrazioni. Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria. CISU. Roma, Italy. 2013. Published

Book review

Loring Danforth, Riki Van Boeschoten, Children of the Greek Civil War. Refugees and the Politics of Memory, Princeton, Princeton University Press, 2012

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Slovene Anthropological Society. 2013. http://www.drustvo-antropologov.si/AN/PDF/2013_3/Anthropological_Notebooks_XIX_3_Book_Reviews.pdf . Published

Journal article

Local Brothers, National Enemies: Representations of Religious Otherness in Post-Ottoman Epirus (Greece)

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Oriente Moderno. 598 - 622. 2. 93. 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/22138617-12340035 . 10.1163/22138617-12340035 . Published

Book review

Enzo Vinicio Alliegro, Antropologia italiana. Storia e storiografia 1869-1975, Firenze, Seid, 2011

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Società italiana di antropologia culturale – SIAC. 2013. http://ojs.unica.it/index.php/anuac/article/view/1653 . Published

Book review

Francesco Vietti, Hotel Albania. Viaggi, migrazioni, turismo, Carocci, Roma, 2012

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Società italiana di antropologia culturale – SIAC. 2013. https://ojs.unica.it/index.php/anuac/article/view/1739 . Published

Book review

Maria Kousis, Tom Selwyn and David Clark (eds.) Contested Mediterranean Spaces. Ethnographic Essays in Honour of Charles Tilly. New York & Oxford: Berghahn, 2011

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, European Association of Social Anthropologists. 2013. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1469-8676.12004_11 . Published

Book chapter

Introduzione

Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Storie di questo mondo. Percorsi di etnografia delle migrazioni. Francesco Bachis; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria. CISU. Roma, Italy. 2013. Published

Edited book

Storie di questo mondo. Percorsi di etnografia delle migrazioni [This world stories: Ethnographies of migration]

Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria. CISU. Roma, Italy. 2013. Published

Book chapter

Voi sì che avete una religione! Scrittura, identità e alterità nella frontiera greco-albanese [You have such a religion! Literacy, identity and otherness in the Greek-Albanian frontier]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Collectanea Islamica. Futuh al-buldan. Sources for the study of Islamic societies - Fonti per lo studio delle società islamiche. Melis, Nicola; Nobili, Mauro. Aracne. Roma, Italy. 2012. Published

Book chapter

Questioni di confine. Note su alcune pratiche di classificazione tra Grecia e Albania [Border issues: Notes on some practices of classification practices between Greece and Albania]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Xenoi. Immagine e parola tra razzismi antichi e moderni. Cannas, Andrea; Cossu, Tatiana; Giuman, Marco. Liguori. Napoli, Italy. 2012. Published

Book chapter

Lagging behind: the Reshaping of Rurality and the Quest for Development on the Northwest Greek Frontier

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, From Production to Consumption: Transformation of Rural Communities. Hana Horáková; Andrea Boscoboinik. LIT. Berlin, Germany. 2012. Published

Book chapter

Poeti in pubblico. Performance, contesti e rappresentazioni in una ricerca sulla poesia estemporanea [Poets in public: Performance, context and representation of improvides poetry]

Tiragallo, Felice; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria; Bachis, Francesco, Progetto Incontro: Materiali di ricerca e analisi. Caocci, Duilio; Macchiarella, Ignazio. ISRE. Nuoro, Italy. 2011. Published

Journal article

Le religioni degli altri. Mobilità e confini simbolici in due contesti mediterranei [The religions of others: Mobilities and symbolic boundaries in two Mediterranean contexts]

Bachis, Francesco; Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Annali della Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia dell’Università degli Studi di Cagliari. 217 - 240. N.S. XXVII. 2011. Published

Book chapter

How we became what we are: Notes on a photographic exhibition in Northern Greece

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Audiovisual Media and Identity Issues in Southeastern Europe. Pistrick, Eckehard; Scaldaferri, Nicola; Schwörer, Gretel. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom. 2011. Published

Thesis / Dissertation

Luoghi al confine. Un'etnografia del Pindo settentrionale [Border places: An ethnography of Northern Pindus]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, phd. Università degli Studi di Siena . 28-04-2010.

Book chapter

Border (Hi)stories. Literacy and the making of history in an Epirote village

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Balkan Border Crossings. First Annual of the Konitsa Summer School. Nitsiakos, Vassilis; Manos, Ioannis; Angelopoulos, Georgos; Angelidou, Aliki; Dalkavoukis, Vassilis. LIT. Munster, Germany. 2008. Published

Book chapter

Qualche considerazione generale su identità e dislivelli di potere [Some general remark on identity and power]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, Giulio Angioni, Francesco Bachis, Benedetto Caltagirone, Tatiana Cossu (eds.), Sardegna. Seminario sull'identità, Cagliari: Cuec; ISBN: . Giulio Angioni; Francesco Bachis; Tatiana Cossu; Benedetto Caltagirone. CUEC. Cagliari, Italy. 2007. Published

Thesis / Dissertation

Un approccio generativo allo studio della cultura. L'antropologia di Fredrik Barth [A generative approach to the study of culture: The anthropology of Fredrik Barth]

Pusceddu, Antonio Maria, degree. Università degli Studi di Cagliari . 22-04-2004.

Audiovisual Productions