Di Peri Rosita


Rosita Di Peri is Lecturer at the Department of Cultures, Politics and Society at the University of Turin, where she teaches Politics, Institutions and Cultures of Middle East.

Her research interests are democracy and authoritarianism in Middle East with a focus on Lebanon and the relations between power and tourism in the Mediterranean region (with particular attention to Lebanon and Tunisia). She is the scientific coordinator of the Summer School “Understanding the Middle East” and member of the scientific committee of the Association Peripli. She is also member of SeSaMO (Italian Association of Middle Eastern Studies). 

She published several articles in Italian and international Journals, such as ‘Rivista Italiana di Politiche Pubbliche’, ‘Rivista Italiana di Scienza Politica’, ‘British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies’, ‘Politics Religion and Ideology’, ‘Oriente Moderno’ and ‘Meridiana’. She authored a book on the politics of contemporary Lebanon (Il Libano contemporaneo, Carocci, Roma 2009, in Italian) and co-edited several books, the latest is Revolution without Revolutions? The challenges of tourism sector in Tunisia (with Raffaella Giordana, Odoya, Bologna 2013).


e-mail: rosita.diperi@unito.it
personal page: http://www.didattica-cps.unito.it/do/docenti.pl/Show?_id=rdiperi