DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2014.12.006
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Ida Galli, Maria Geka, Anna Liguori, Roberto Fasanelli

Abstract: The aim of this study is to investigate how culture and expertise of a complex phenomenon, the economic crisis, influence the construction of different social representations. In order to analyse the "naïf theories" elaborated by the common sense with regard to the economic thinking and acting, this research has been conducted inside the theoretical framework of SRT (Social Representation Theory). By interviewing Italian and Greek subjects belonging to different social groups, we examined how "expert" and "la…

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