Who are we?

The thematic section of Sociology of Childhood is a permanent instance of communication and cooperation among specialists in the field area. The pertinence of this space in APS for researchers and interested people on the studies of children and childhood, from a sociological perspective, is justified by the need to promote regular meetings for these researchers to reflect and promote national production.

The coordination of the section is garanteed by Catarina Tomás (Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa e CICS.NOVA. FCSH NOVA), ctomas@eselx.ipl.pt and Gabriela Trevisan (Escola Superior de Educação de Paula Frassinetti e CIEC/Universidade do Minho), gpt@esepf.pt.

The proponents of the section are:

Ana Cristina Palos – University of Azores
Ana Nunes de Almeida – Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
Catarina Tomás – Politechnic Institute of Lisbon, School of Higher; CICS.NOVA.FCSH NOVA
Fernando Diogo – University of Azores
Gabriela Trevisan – School of Higher Education of Paula Frassinetti; CIEC/University of Minho
Manuel Sarmento – Institute of Education, University of Minho, CIEC
Manuela Ferreira – Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Porto. CIIE
Maria João Leote de Carvalho – CICS.NOVA.FCSH NOVA
Natália Fernandes – Institute of Education, University of Minho, CIEC

If needed, please contact the section to following email: infancia@aps.pt

The full document of the Constitution Proposal for the elected Section, on December 19th, 2018, can be downloaded here.