PRESENTAtion

La.S.P.I. - Laboratory of History, Politics, Institution - was created in December 2009 within the Department "POLIS" of the University of Eastern Piedmont, thanks to the financial contribution from the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Torino and the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Alessandria.

La.S.P.I. promotes historical and scientific researches with an interdisciplinary approach, with particular attention to the fields of history of political thought, contemporary history, history of political institution and law, science of administration, science of finance, public economy.

The activity of study and research aims at establishing connections between the local reality and the national and international levels, thanks to the contribution and the stimulation provided by scholars and researchers belonging to the University of Eastern Piedmont, Turin, Genoa, Rome "La Sapienza" and other research centers in the area of Alessandria, such as the Istituto per la storia della Resistenza e della società contemporanea in provincia di Alessandria (ISRAL).

The research results are presented during scientific congresses, seminars, meetings and other public activities and they are collected into working papers or monographic publications edited by the scholars involved in the research projects.


WHO WE ARE

La.S.P.I. is established within the Department "POLIS" of the University of Eastern Piedmont (Alessandria, Palazzo Borsalino, Via Cavour 84)

ORGANS OF GOVERNMENT

PRESIDENT:

Prof. Corrado Malandrino (University of Eastern Piedmont)

SCIENTIFIC BOARD:

Prof. Corrado Malandrino, prof. Carla Marchese (University of Eastern Piedmont), prof. Dora Marucco (University of Turin), prof. Elisa Mangiano (University of Eastern Piedmont), prof. Francesco Ingravalle (University of Eastern Piedmont)

OTHER MEMBERS:

Prof. Anna Maria Lazzarino Del Grosso (University of Genoa), prof. Guido Melis (University of Rome “La Sapienza”), prof. Angela Fraschini (University of Eastern Piedmont), prof. Francesco Aimerito (University of Eastern Piedmont), prof. Guido Franzinetti (University of Eastern Piedmont), prof. Luciana Ziruolo (ISRAL), prof. Tiziana Carena, dr. Roberto Livraghi, dr. Gerardo Padulo, dr. Cristina Accornero (University of Turin), dr. Stefano Quirico (University of Eastern Piedmont)


CONTACTS

ADDRESS:

La.S.P.I., presso Dipartimento POLIS, Palazzo Borsalino, Via Cavour 84, 15121 Alessandria

E-MAIL:

TELEPHONE

+39 0131 283805


ACTIVITIES

IDEAS OF ITALY AND UNITARIAN STATE

On Friday 14 May 2010, at 2 p.m., at the Sala Lauree of the Faculty of Political Science of Alessandria (Palazzo Borsalino, via Cavour 84), La.S.P.I. organizes a seminar about three books concerning the Italian Risorgimento and the idea of Italy during the XIX century:

  • Paolo Bagnoli, L'idea dell'Italia. 1815-1861, Reggio Emilia, Diabasis, 2007
  • L'Altro Piemonte e l'Italia nell'età di Urbano Rattazzi, a cura di Renato Balduzzi, Robertino Ghiringhelli e Corrado Malandrino, Milano, Giuffré, 2010
  • Giuseppe Saracco. L'uomo e lo statista nell'Italia post-risorgimentale, a cura di Alberto Pirni, Milano, Giuffré, 2009

The Authors discuss with:

  • Gian Mario Bravo (University of Turin)
  • Bartolo Gariglio (University of Turin)
  • Anna Maria Lazzarino Del Grosso (University of Genoa)
  • Franco Livorsi (University of Milan)

Chair: Corrado Malandrino (University of Eastern Piedmont – President of La.S.P.I.) 

For more information, please contact dr. Stefano Quirico (stefano.quirico@sp.unipmn.itlaspi@sp.unipmn.it)


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