Sílvia Portugal

Contacts
sp@fe.uc.pt

Biography

PhD in Sociology, University of Coimbra. Assistant Professor at School of Economics, University of Coimbra. Her research discusses the relations between formal and informal welfare, using network analysis. She's been studying family role in Portuguese social welfare system, giving special focus to women's work. Her more recent interests and research focus on the theme of disability and mental illness. Edited: Citizenship, Public Policy and Social Networks (IUC, 2011); Mental Disease, Institutions and Families. The challenges of deinstitutionalization in Portugal, with Pedro Hespanha et al. (Almedina, 2012); Families and Social Networks (Almedina, 2014).


Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Barsaglini, Reni; Portugal, Sílvia; Melo, Lucas (2021), Experiência de adoecimentos e condições crônicas: leituras e pesquisas socioantropológicas, in Reni Barsaglini; Sílvia Portugal; Lucas Melo (org.), Experiência, Saúde, Cronicidade: um olhar socioantropológico. Rio de Janeiro/ Coimbra: FIOCRUZ/ IUC, 15-36

Book Chapter

Portugal, Sílvia (2021), Para uma Leitura da Experiência de Adoecimento Crónico: contributos de três paradigmas da teoria social, in Reni Barsaglini; Sílvia Portugal; Lucas Melo (org.), Experiência, Saúde, Cronicidade: um olhar socioantropológico. Rio de Janeiro/ Coimbra: FIOCRUZ/ IUC, 63-84

Book

Barsaglini, Reni; Portugal, Sílvia; Melo, Lucas (orgs.) (2021), EXPERIÊNCIA, SAÚDE, CRONICIDADE: UM OLHAR SOCIOANTROPOLÓGICO. RJ-Br/ Coimbra-Pt: FiOCRUZ/IUC