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Giacomo Canepa

Ph. D student

Doctorant

PhD student (joint PhD Scuola Normale superiore, Pisa -- Sciences Po, Centre d'histoire, Paris)

Teaching assistant in Sciences Po, Paris, 2nd year

Former student of the Scuola Normale superiore (2010-2015)

M.A. in History cum laude at the University of Pisa (2015). Title of MA dissertation: Les administrations de la sortie de guerre (France et Italie, 1944-47).
 

Selective bibliography


“Les nouveaux risques de « l'ère de l'opulence » : l'inadaptation et les politiques d'action sociale en France (1945-1969)” [The New Risks of the Affluent Society: Maladjustment and the Policies of Social Action in France (1945-1969)], Histoire@Politique, 34 (2018).
“The Transatlantic Transfers of Social Policies in the Context of UNRRA's ‛Rehabilitation’ of Post-World-War-II Italy”, Yearbook of transnational history, 1 (2018), 139-62.
“L'amministrazione come pedagogia. Il Ministero per l'assistenza post-bellica e la costruzione della democrazia”, Le Carte e la storia, 2 (2017), 118-34 [“The administration as pedagogy: the Ministry of Post-War assistance and the rebuilding of democracy”].
“Rifare gli italiani: profughi e progetti per il welfare (1944-47)”, Meridiana 29, 2 (2016), 57-78 [“Remaking Italians: refugees and plans for welfare”]
“Uscire dalla guerra: smobilitazione e assistenza post-bellica in un memorandum del Partito d'Azione”, Contemporanea. Rivista di storia dell'800 e del '900 19, 4 (2015), 597-614.

Comprehensive bibliography

Articles and chapters:

“Managing the transition from war to peace: postwar citizenship-based welfare in Italy and France”, in Whose Welfare? Marginal(ized) groups, global transformations and the flexible contours of the post-war welfare state, Routledge, forthcoming 2019.
“Un New Deal italiano. Emilio Sereni ministro dell’assistenza post-bellica (1946-47)”, forthcoming (2019).
“Les nouveaux risques de « l'ère de l'opulence » : l'inadaptation et les politiques d'action sociale en France (1945-1969)” [The New Risks of the Affluent Society: Maladjustment and the Policies of Social Action in France (1945-1969)], Histoire@Politique, 34 (2018).
“The Transatlantic Transfers of Social Policies in the Context of UNRRA's ‛Rehabilitation’ of Post-World-War-II Italy”, Yearbook of transnational history, 1 (2018), 139-62.
“L'amministrazione come pedagogia. Il Ministero per l'assistenza post-bellica e la costruzione della democrazia”, Le Carte e la storia, 2 (2017), 118-34 [“The administration as pedagogy: the Ministry of Post-War assistance and the rebuilding of democracy”].
“Rifare gli italiani: profughi e progetti per il welfare (1944-47)”, Meridiana 29, 2 (2016), 57-78 [“Remaking Italians: refugees and plans for welfare”]
“Uscire dalla guerra: smobilitazione e assistenza post-bellica in un memorandum del Partito d'Azione”, Contemporanea. Rivista di storia dell'800 e del '900 19, 4 (2015), 597-614.


Reviews and entries of encyclopedia:

Review of Alessandro Angelo Persico, Il Codice di Camaldoli. La DC e la ricerca della terza via tra Stato e mercato (1943-93) (Milano: Guerini, 2014), Rivista di storia del cristianesimo 11, 1 (2016), 217-22.
“Adamoli, Gelasio”, in Dizionario biografico delle classi dirigenti irpine (Avellino: Centro Dorso, 2016)
“Preziosi, Costantino”, in Dizionario biografico delle classi dirigenti irpine (Avellino: Centro Dorso, 2016)
Review of Giuseppe Dossetti, Non abbiate paura dello stato. Funzioni e ordinamento dello stato moderno. La relazione del 1951: testo e contesto, ed. by Enzo Balboni (Milano: Vita e pensiero, 2014), Rivista di storia del cristianesimo 10, 1 (2015), 220-24.
Review of Enrico Galavotti, Il professorino. Giuseppe Dossetti tra crisi del fascismo e costruzione della democrazia (1940-48), (Bologna: Il Mulino, 2013), Rivista di storia del cristianesimo 9, 1 (2014), 240-44.

Other activities

Talks, conferences

Recasting Public Assistance. Continuities and Discontinuities of the Italian Social Rights, workshop Challenging 1945 as a "caesura". New perspectives on transitions, continuity and change in Italy and beyond, Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology, Bielefeld, 29th-30th January 2018
Sicurezza sociale, diritti e costruzione della democrazia progressiva nell'attività di Emilio Sereni ministro dell'assistenza post-bellica, Conference Emilio Sereni e il primo decennio dell’Italia repubblicana (invited), Istituto Gramsci, Gattatico, 10th-11th November 2017.
Les nouveaux risques de « l'ère de l'opulence »: l'inadaptation et les politiques d'action sociale (années 1950 et 1960), Workshop Le gouvernement des risques, Centre d'Histoire de Sciences Po, Paris, 28th June 2017 (discussant: Christophe Capuano).
Veterans, social policies and citizenship in France and Italy after the Second World War, 5th International PhD conference of the Association for political history, Jyväskylä (Finland), 19th-23rd June 2017 (discussants: Richard Vinen, Ido de Haan).
Assistenza e diritti sociali nell'Italia e nella Francia del dopoguerra, Workshop of the SISSCO (Italian Society for the Study of Contemporary History), Matera, 24th-26th May 2017 (discussant: Paolo Mattera).
Un paese reduce sulla via della pace: profughi, assistenza post-bellica e progetti per il welfare, Workshop The Making of the Italian Welfare State: National Specificities and European Entanglements (invited), Deutsches Historisches Institut in Rom, Roma, 4th-5th May 2017
Un paese reduce sulla via della pace: profughi, assistenza post-bellica e progetti per il welfare, Workshop The Making of the Italian Welfare State: National Specificities and European Entanglements (invited), Deutsches Historisches Institut in Rom, Roma, 4th-5th May 2017
Refugees and social right. Towards a transnational history of the social right to public assistance, Workshop Translating cultures, Fiesole, European University Institute, 23rd March 2017
La costruzione dei diritti sociali dei profughi e dei migranti : l 'Italia e la Francia dopo la conferenza di Napoli, conference L'Europa tra migrazioni, decolonizzazione e integrazione (1945-92) organised by the SISSCO (Italian Society for the Study of Contemporary History), Forlì, 3rd- 4th March 2017
Social assistance: a right based on citizenship ? Long-lasting effects of the Second World War, Workshop Whose Welfare ? Fresh Perspectives on the Post-War Welfare State and its Global Entanglements, University of Leiden, 19th-20th January 2017 (discussant : Gert Oostindie).
«Charité d’hier, justice d’aujourd’hui». Milieux catholiques, assistance publique et État-providence aux lendemains de la seconde guerre mondiale (Italie et France, 1944-54), Workshop Paris IV Sorbonne/Ens-Pise, 5th July 2016 (discussant : Denis Pelletier).

Organisation, with Zoé Grumberg, of the Junior Conference A Time of Openness and Possible Outcomes. New perspectives on “Postwar” Europe, 15th-16th November 2018, Sciences Po Paris.