Dr. Marcello Mollica

PhD in Social Sciences, Centre for Peace Research and Strategic Studies, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium and European Doctorate in Peace and Conflict Studies, HumanitariaNet Marie Curie - University of Deusto, Bilbao, SpainPresently teaching ‘Religious Conflicts in Contemporary World’ at the Chair of Social Anthropology, University of Fribourg.

Contacts:

Chaire d'Anthropologie Sociale
Bd de Pérolles 90
Bureau G302
marcello.mollica (at) unifr.ch

Languages:

Sicilian (mother tongue), Italian, English, French

Research Interests:

Political Violence, Religious Conflicts, Polemology, Conflict Resolution, Interreligious dialogue.

Areas of interest: Northern Ireland, Eastern Anatolia, Lebanon, Holy Land.

Recent Publications: 

Submitted          (Scienza e Pace) ´Nuove topografie belliche: l'Opzione Sansone e le tradizioni
                          martirologie di al-Nusra e Daesh'

Accepted            (with A. Taskιn) (Middle Eastern Studies) 'Tradition of Tattooing in Siverek, Turkey

Accepted            (Urbanities) 'How the Crisis Helped Informality to Re-entered the Temple: a
                          new Sicilian Custom'

In press             Terra e società etniche divise: il caso del Libano del Sud. Messina: Armando
                          Siciliano Editore (Isbn: 887442730)

In press             Fundamentalism. Ethnographies on Minorities, Discrimination and Trans-Nationalism.
                          Fribourg Studies in Social Anthropology. Münster: LIT Verlag
                          (Isbn: 9783643802019)

In press              'Quale Pace per i Cristiani d'Oriente?'. in Atti della X e della XI Tre Giorni
                           Toniolo, F. Amore Bianco (ed.). Pisa: il Campano

2015                   (ed.) Bridging Religiously Divided Societies in the Contemporary World. Pisa:
                           University of Pisa Press.

2015                   (with J. Dingley),'Sectarian Dynamics of Multi-Cultural Norms and the Law
                           in Lebanon: A Warning for the Future of Northern Ireland', National
                           Identities, 17:4, 405-431                      

2015                   (with A. Taskin) 'Disappearing Old Christian Professions in the Middle
                           East: the case of Diyarbak?r Pushee-Makers', Middle Eastern Studies, 51:
                           6, 922-931

2015                   'Recensione di The Irish Republican Army di James Dingley', Scienza e
                           Pace, 6:1

2015                   'Geopolitica del conflitto in Siria. Ad un anno e mezzo dal rapimento di
                           padre Paolo Dall'Oglio', in Padre Paolo Dall'Oglio. Uomo di dialogo ostaggio
                           in Siria, C. Lapi (ed.). Pisa: Pisa University Press, 41-62

> see complete list of publications (pdf)

 

Affiliations:

Séminaire d'Anthropologie sociale  -   Bd de Pérolles 90    -   1700 Fribourg   -  Tel +41 26 / 300 7842    -   Fax +41 26 / 300 9664 
email [at] unifr.ch - Swiss University