Dan Furukawa Marques
Dan Furukawa Marques is an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at Université Laval, Québec City, and holds the Alban D’Amours Chair in Sociology of Cooperation. He is also a research associate at the Centre d’études des mouvements sociaux (CEMS) of the École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS) in Paris. He is director of the Territory and Living Environments research axis of the Centre for Research on Social Innovations (CRISES) and a regular researcher of the Research Team on Inclusion and Governance in Latin America (ÉRIGAL). Both research groups are publicly funded by the Quebec Research Funds Society and Culture (FRQSC). Professor Furukawa Marques has taught numerous courses at several universities on topics such as sociology of cooperation, social and political philosophy, as well as globalization, citizenship and development, the political and social context of Latin America, and Quebec society and its ideologies. Inspired by political phenomenology, his recent work focuses on the construction of cooperative communities and political subjectivities, rooted in collective work, participatory democracy and the social and solidarity economy. His work has appeared or will soon appear in Latin American Perspectives, Swiss Journal of Sociology Revue Tumultes, Journal des Anthropologues, Anthropologie et Sociétés, Recherches sociographiques, Lien Social et Politiques et Politique et Sociétés.
International Symposium on Democracy, Global Citizenship and Transformative Education
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