Currently she conducts research in the field of cultural and institutional systems, with particular attention to narratives and social changes and developments in the dynamics of social representations of relationships and knowledge as key elements for human action, and in migration studies. But the main topic of the last years is, however, the study and the deepening of the thought of a classic of socialogy as Pitirim A. Sorokin. On these topics, over the years, she has published books, chapters in books, and numerous articles in national and international scientific journals. Below the most recent publications, the complete list of publications is visible in the specific sections (Books, Edited books, Chapters in book, Articles, and Woriking papers) of this website.


(2022). Narratives and Social Change. Social Reality in Contemporary Society. Cham: Springer (ISBN: 978-3-030-94564-0  – ISBN: 978-3-030-94567-1  – ISBNe: 978-3-030-94565-7; doi:

(2022). Solidarietà sociale. Milan, Italy: Mondadori Education. (ISBN: 979-12-206-0015-6).


(2022). Dalla crisi alla rinascita dell’umanità. L’attualità di Pitirim A. Sorokin. Milan: FrancoAngeli. (ISBN: 978-88-35136-04-0)

(2018) (with G. Masullo and M. Gallego) Gender and Sexuality in the Migration Trajectories. Studies between the Northern and Southern Mediterranean Shores. Charlotte, N.C.: Information Age Publishing Inc. (ISBN: 9781641131285 – ISBN: 9781641131292 – ISBNe: 9781641131308).


(2022) Families in Sociocultural Change: From Structure to Relationship, in B. J. Gilley & G. Masullo (eds), Non-Binary Family Configurations: Intersections of Queerness and Homonormativity (pp. 67-80.) Cham: Springer (ISBN: 978-3-031-05366-5; doi:

(2022). Pionieristic Pitirim Sorokin’s Studies on Peace and Renewal of Humanity, in Natalya N. Novikova (ed.), Питирим Сорокин и парадигмы глобального развития xxi века [Pitirim Sorokin and Global Development Paradigms of the xxi Century] (pp. 253-274). Сыктывкар: ФГБОУ ВО «СГУ им. Питирима Сорокина» [Syktyvkar: Syktyvkar State University Press] (ISBN: 978-5-907496-06-4). DOI:

(2022) El principio de subsidiariedad de la “Rerum Novarum” a “Fratelli tutti”: ¿hacia una nueva forma de sociedad civil para la solidaridad y la justicia social?, in P. Guadarrama González & L. Picarella, (eds), Libertad y justicia social para el cambio social. Perspectivas y problemas. Fisciano, Italy: NaSC Free Press (ISBN: 979-12-80285-04-1; ISBNe: 979-12-80285-05-8; doi: pp. 109-134.


(2022) (with S. Donato & H. Eslen-Ziya). From offline to online violence: new challenges for the contemporary society. International Review of SociologyRevue Internationale de Sociologie, 32(3), pp. 400-412 (ISSN: 0390-6701; ISSNe 1469-9273; doi:

(2022) (with Guido Gili). Is a Sociology of Hope Possible? An Attempt to Recompose a Theoretical Framework and a Research Programme. The American Sociologist (ISSN: 0003-1232; ISSNe: 1936-4784; doi: