Arianna Radin

Arianna Radin
Consulta per le Persone in Difficoltà

PhD in Sociology

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Additional affiliations
July 2018 - present
University of Bergamo
Position
  • Research Associate
September 2017 - September 2017
Università di Catania - STS Italia
Position
  • Assistant
September 2017 - December 2017
University of Bergamo
Position
  • Research Assistant
Description
  • "La collaborazione interprofessionale in cure palliative"
Education
January 2012 - December 2014
Università degli Studi di Torino
Field of study
  • Sociology

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Publications (29)
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The professional nature of social work has been harshly debated both by social workers and by academic scholars. In Italy social workers (assistenti sociali) can be described as recently professionalized, while other occupational groups have appeared on the stage: educators, social-health operators and many others. All of them have been hit by rece...
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eHealth is not only the use of information and communication technologies for health, but it is also a way of thinking that can improve local, regional and global healthcare. However, next to the «e» of electronics others «e» such as equity, ethics and empowerment should be considered. If the patient is able to engage in the management of his/her o...
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L'obesità infantile è un problema di salute complesso per l'Agenda mondiale della salute. La sociologie pour l’obésité affronta il tema in modo critico e si concentra in particolare sul discorso pubblico dell'obesità come un'epidemia. Adottando questo approccio, questo lavoro si concentra sulla costruzione del vocabolario dell'obesità in età pediat...
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Chapter objectives • To provide an introduction to the features of non-probabilistic sampling and how it differs from probabilistic sampling; • To discuss quota sampling and purposive sampling, how they are used and the importance of transparency in describing sampling methods; • To describe the uses of snowball and self-selective sampling and thei...
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Today’s public social service organizations are increasingly confronting two principal and potentially conflicting drivers of change: the need for the improvement of professionals’ autonomy and skills and simultaneously the need for tools which enable more comprehensive and faster managerial control of the results, efficiency and the quality of org...
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The increase in life expectancy is one of the great changes that characterize contemporary society. Alzheimer’s is one of the pathologies of the future, to which sociology should pay attention for three reasons: it’s a disease with uncertain sociological trajectories, it changes the lives of patient and caregivers, and the pharmacological treatment...
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Nuove professionalità e nuovi protagonisti del welfare moderno e responsabile http://www.edizionistudium.it/riviste/professionalit%C3%A0-studi-n2-novembredicembre-2018
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The introduction of managerial logic in social services has led social workers to have new skills and knowledge in the management field and extended the hierarchy of services. The present paper focuses on the myth of collaboration as a professional principle for social workers in the era of managerialism. Starting from the study «Social professions...
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En 1978, à la suite d’un référendum consultatif, la loi 194 intitulée Normes pour la protection sociale de la maternité et sur l’interruption volontaire de grossesse est promulguée. Elle a pour but de prévenir le recours à l’avortement, d’éliminer l’avortement clandestin et de régler les procédures concernant l’interruption volontaire de grossesse...
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Almost forty years after the legalization of voluntary interruption of pregnancy, abortion is still a professional as well as ethics matter. In fact, on the one hand, this law regulates a practice that, was practised clandestinely and usually by not trained individuals, until then; on the other hand, the Italian State grants the healthcare professi...
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Non esiste una sola storia dell’obesità così come non sembra esistere il concetto di sovrappeso senza quello di obesità. La definizione data dalla World Health Organization (WHO) ne è un semplice esempio: nel maggio del 2014 si è passato dal “sovrappeso e obesità sono definiti come accumulo di grasso abnorme o eccessivo, tale da rappresentare un ri...
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IT is now a professional tool for the social workers and for their managers, but in Italy it is not yet fully accepted in professional practices for two reasons. Firstly, there isn’t social worker informatician, as a translator of the profession of social needs in technological resources. Secondly, regarding social services, the system doesn’t seem...
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Collaborazione con Pilz Italia - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=34AnQ4AfzuI
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Una delle sfide della professione sociale è di riuscire ad integrare le pratiche in grado di migliorare la qualità della vita degli utenti e degli stessi operatori, secondo quanto proposto dalla socioinformatica tedesca (e in parte italiana) anni ’90 per cui dovrebbero esistere specialisti in grado di gestire un sistema Information and Communicatio...
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As other European Countries, also in Italy over the past decade the number of telemedicine projects is increasing, even if there is still gap between the interest of the use of new technologies in health care and the real access to telemedicine services, especially for elderly people, main customers of these kind of services at national level. Pied...
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The project "ALL4ALL" develops a social welfare and technology ecosystem aimed at improving social inclusion of vulnerable groups of the population, particularly the elderly and disabled. It is a project funded under the "POR FESR 2007/2013" program of Piedmont Region (Italy) involving small and large companies together with research organizations...
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In the field of pediatric obesity, it appears to be a scientific backwater in which the idea that prevention is better than cure seems to be the big news of the last 30 years: in this sort of black box labelled “prevention of pediatric obesity” there are unhealthy food practices, sedentary habits and an incorrect lifestyle (for children and familie...
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The sociological debate on the medical professions, initially focused on medical dominance and on the information asymmetry on healthcare and then on defensive strategies implemented against the decline of medical power, now seems to be able to stoke a new and promising line of investigation: the reflexive professionalism. Medical professionals hav...
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Nell'attuale epoca di mutamenti sociali ed economici, le organizzazioni, in particolar modo nel settore socio-sanitario, hanno il difficile compito di potenziare la loro resilienza, adattandosi tanto ai cambiamenti esterni, quanto alle tensioni prodotte da dinamiche interne, al fine di ristabilire l'equilibrio necessario per continuare a svolgere l...
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Obesity is considered a pandemic and childhood obesity is considered one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century by Who. The medicalization of childhood obesity is a clear example of the medicalization of risk. It is believed that the obese child is more likely to have high blood pressure, elevated cholesterol or of becomin...
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The web is a virtual place where you can find a lot of information and stories about eating well to stay healthy, produced by professionals, but also stories of ordinary people, especially women and often anonymously, in a blog or in a forum. On YouTube, the situation changes because the body becomes protagonist and the stories of people who suffer...

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