Mariachiara Giorda (1977), Research fellow, Dipartimento di Studi Storici, University of Torino, and Assistant Professor in “History of Christianity” and “History of Religions”. She is involved in a project about contemporary monasticisms in Italy, in a comparative perspective. She has published monographs and many articles on egyptian monasticism and religious pluralism; among the latest ones.
M Giorda and F. Sbardella (ed.), Famiglia monastica. Prassi aggregative di isolamento, Patron, Bologna 2012
M. Giorda State, Politics and Religious Education, in A. Jödicke (ed.), Religious Education, the State, and Society
M. Giorda Religion in der Gesellschaft, Ergon Verlag, Würzburg, 2013
M Giorda and S. Palmisano, M. G. Turri, Economia e religioni, Mimesis, Milano 2013.