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Pedro Vasconcelos
Department of Sociology
Office D3.31
Locker 36
Telephone 217650425
(ext:) 220474
Research Fields
Sociological theory and social theory
Social Inequality
Categorization and differentiation
Masculinities, femininities, transgender issues
Research Group
Gender, Life Course and Health
Pedro Vasconcelos completed his graduation in Sociology (Licentiate degree) in 1995 at Iscte - University Institute of Lisbon, his Research Master's Degree in Social Sciences in 2002 at the Institute of Social Sciences of the University of Lisbon, and his Doctorate in Sociology at Iscte in 2011 (all Pre-Bologna Process). He teaches at graduate and post-graduate levels since 1996 at Iscte. Since 1992 he has participated in several research projects about issues such as categorization processes, social representations and identities, family and social class, generations and values, family and youth, sexuality, social networks, kinship, social inequalities, gender and transgender issues. Presently his main interests are about social and sociological theory, social inequality and multidimensionality, gender, class and racialization/ethnicity. 
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