Shedding light on the key issues and challenges of today’s world

Structured around the Collège d'études mondiales, scientific platforms, chairs, innovative programmes and projects in partnership, the Research and prospective department supports research and networks that take an interdisciplinary overview approach to major present-day challenges.



Violence: A Journal

Violence and exiting violence
A New Journal Violence, in all its forms, today constitutes a vast field of research in sociology, and in the social sciences. But the same is not true of preventing and exiting violence, which do not have their own well-structured space within the humanities. Much more...

Sociology of conflict

Seminar - Wednesday November 7th
Opening of the seminar by Hervé Le Bras and Michel Wieviorka. Since ancient times, democratic politics has opposed the poor to the rich. This is the central theme of Aristotle's Politics, that of the Florentine History of Machiavelli where the popolo minuto faces the popolo...
Violence. A Journal: “Perpetrating Violence”
Call for contributions - Theatrum Mundi