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Dipartimento di Storia, Società e Studi sull`uomo

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Curriculum Vitae

Jaan Valsiner is a cultural psychologist with a  developmental axiomatic base that is brought to analyses of any psychological or social phenomena. He is the founding editor (1995) of the Sage journal, Culture & Psychology and Editor-in-Chief of Integrative Psychological and Behavioral Sciences  (Springer, from 2007). In 1995 he was awarded the Alexander von Humboldt Prize for his interdisciplinary work on human development.    E-mail: jvalsiner@clarku.edu



  1. Introduzione: deve è la cultura in psicologia?
  2. Metodologia della psicologia culturale
  3. Psicologia Culturale ed altre scienze: antropologia, archeologia
  4. Radici storiche della psicologia culturale

testi di riferimento

Valsiner, J. (2003). Culture and its Transfer: Ways of Creating General Knowledge Through the Study of Cultural Particulars. In W. J. Lonner, D. L. Dinnel, S. A. Hayes, & D. N. Sattler (Eds.), Online Readings in Psychology and Culture (Unit 2, Chapter 12), (http://www.wwu.edu/~culture-- moved to http://orpc.iaccp.org ), Center for Cross-Cultural Research, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington USA.


Valsiner, J. (2005) Civility of Basic Distrust:  A cultural-psychological view on persons-in-society Paper that should have been presented at the Symposium Risk, Trust, and Civility Toronto, Victoria College--May 6-8, 2005  (convened by Paul Bouissac), Actually dated July, 4, 2005 Available at http://www.semioticon.com/virtuals/risk/distrust.pdf

Gonzalez-Ruibal, A. (2011 in press). Archaeology.  In J. Valsiner (Ed), Oxford Handbook of Culture and Psychology. New York: Oxford University Press