Researchers

CARLA MALAFAIA

 

 

Academic qualification

2017 – Ph.D in Education Sciences – Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences, University of Porto, Portugal
2011 – Master in Training and Adult Education – FPCEUP
2009 – Degree in Educational Sciences – FPCEUP

 

Position

Postdoctoral fellow (CATCH-EyoU project)

 

Institution

CIIE/Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences, University of Porto, Portugal

 

CIIE's research group

PCP – Policies, Communities and Participation

 

E-mail

carlalmeida@fpce.up.pt

 

ORCID iD

 https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5490-1187

 

External links

             

 

Research interests

Citizenship education; Civic and political participation; Contexts of youth participation; Youth cultures; Non-governmental organizations; Conflict mediation; Social inequalities

 

 

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PUBLICATIONS

 

Papers in peer-review journals

 

Books

  • Menezes, Isabel, Malafaia, Carla, Ribeiro, Norberto, Piedade, F, & Ferreira, P. (in press). Reinventar a cidadania europeia dos jovens: as escolas como espaços de educação política. Porto: CIIE

  • Menezes, Isabel, Ribeiro, Norberto, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Malafaia, Carla, & Ferreira, Pedro D. (Eds.). (2012). Agência e participação cívica e política: Jovens e imigrantes na construção da democracia. Porto: Livpsic.

  • Neves, Tiago, & Malafaia, Carla (2012). Gestão de conflitos: Uma experiência, um guia. Porto: Livpsic.

 

Book chapters

  • Malafaia, C., Piedade, F., Ribeiro, N., Ferreira, P. & Menezes, I. (in press). Perspetivas de jovens estudantes: a escola como contexto de educação para a cidadania e empoderamento político. In Isabel Menezes, Carla Malafaia, N. Ribeiro, F. Piedade, & P. Ferreira (Eds.), Reinventar a cidadania europeia dos jovens: as escolas como espaços de educação política.

  • Saldanha, L., Pinto, Marta, Malafaia, Carla, Ferreira, P. (2018). Case Study: Unmanned.  In John Adewole & Karen Schrier (Eds.), Learning, Education & Games, volume 3: 100 games to use in the classroom and Beyond. Editor: Karen Schrier.

  • Neves, Tiago, & Malafaia, Carla (2015). ‘You study people… that’s ugly!’: The implications of ethnographic deceptions for the ethnographer’s ethics. In Kalwant Bhopal & Ross Deuchar (Eds.), Researching marginalized groups (ISBN 978-1-13-882403-4, pp. 50-61). London & New York: Taylor and Francis. Scopus

  • Ribeiro, Norberto, Ferreira, Pedro D., Malafaia, Carla, & Menezes, Isabel (2015). The 'Europeanization' of gender policies in Portugal: Transformations in women’s access to civil, political and social rights. In M. Barrett & B. Zani (Eds.), Political and civic participation: Theories and findings from the PIDOP Project (pp. 403-419). London: Routledge.

  • Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Malafaia, Carla, Ribeiro, Norberto, & Menezes, Isabel (2015). Participation among youth, women, and migrants: Findings from Portugal. In M. Barrett, & B. Zani (Eds.), Political and civic participation: Theories and Findings from the PIDOP Project (pp. 311-333). London: Routledge.

  • Malafaia, Carla (2012). Formação em gestão de conflitos com uma associação juvenil. In Tiago Neves & Carla Malafaia (Orgs.), Gestão de conflitos: Uma experiência, um guia (pp. 50-68). Porto: Livpsic.

  • Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Malafaia, Carla, Ribeiro, Norberto, Ferreira, Pedro D., Coimbra, Joaquim, & Menezes, Isabel (2012). Diversidade e participação cívica e política. In Isabel Menezes, Carla Malafaia, Maria Fernandes-Jesus, Norberto Ribeiro, & Pedro D. Ferreira (Eds.), Agência e participação cívica e política: Jovens e imigrantes na construção da democracia (pp. 95-143). Porto: Livpsic.

  • Malafaia, Carla, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Ribeiro, Norberto, Neves, Tiago, Fonseca, Laura, & Menezes, Isabel (2012). Perspectivas e subjetividades sobre a participação política e cívica: Jovens, família e escola. In Isabel Menezes, Carla Malafaia, Maria Fernandes-Jesus, Norberto Ribeiro, & Pedro D. Ferreira (Eds.), Agência e participação cívica e política: Jovens e imigrantes na construção da democracia (pp. 59-94). Porto: Livpsic.

  • Menezes, Isabel, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Ribeiro, Norberto, & Malafaia, Carla (2012). Agência e participação cívica e política de jovens. In Isabel Menezes, Carla Malafaia, Maria Fernandes-Jesus, Norberto Ribeiro, & Pedro D. Ferreira (Eds.), Agência e participação cívica e política: Jovens e imigrantes na construção da democracia (pp. 9-26). Porto: Livpsic.

  • Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Silva, Sofia M., Araújo, Helena C., & Menezes, Isabel (2012). Análise das políticas de imigração: O papel das estruturas e oportunidades políticas na participação e integração dos imigrantes. In Isabel Menezes, Carla Malafaia, Maria Fernandes-Jesus, Norberto Ribeiro, & Pedro D. Ferreira (Eds.), Agência e participação cívica e política: Jovens e imigrantes na construção da democracia (pp. 27-57): Porto: Livpsic.

 

Papers in conference proceedings

  • Malafaia, Carla, Menezes, Isabel, & Neves, Tiago (2014). O desempenho escolar de jovens portugueses: Um estudo comparativo entre escolas públicas e privadas, em contexto rural e urbano. In Benedita Portugal Melo, Ana Matias Diogo, Manuela Ferreira, João Teixeira Lopes, & Elias Evangelista Gomes (Eds.), Entre crise e euforia: Práticas e políticas educativas no Brasil e em Portugal (pp. 919-945, ISBN 978-989-8648-40-2). Porto: Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Letras.

  • Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, Menezes, Isabel, Fonseca, Laura, & Neves, Tiago (2010). Civic and political participation of young people in Portugal: Opportunities and constraints. In Proceedings of the CRONEM 6th Annual Conference 2010. Surrey: University of Surrey. Available at http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/2576/2/Porto6_paper1.pdf

  • Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, Neves, Tiago, & Menezes, Isabel (2010). Educational intervention, immigration and citizenship: From normative discourses to young people perspective. In Deontology, Ethics and Values in Education: Utopia and Reality. Lisboa: Instituto de Educação da Universidade de Lisboa.

  • Malafaia, Carla (2010). Formação em gestão de conflitos com uma associação juvenil. In C. Nogueira, I. Silva, L. Lima, A. T. Almeida, R. Cabecinhas, R. Gomes, C. Machado, A. Maia, A. Sampaio, & M. C. Taveira (Eds.), Actas do VII Simpósio Nacional de Investigação em Psicologia (pp. 881-893). Available at http://www.actassnip2010.com

 

Reports

  • Malafaia, Carla, Ferreira, Pedro Daniel, & Menezes, Isabel (February, 2018). Understanding the role of school education on promoting active citizenship. Blue Paper ‘School Civic Education’ (D6.4).

  • Malafaia, Carla, Piedade, Filipe, Ferreira, Pedro Daniel, Loff, Manuel, & Menezes, Isabel (2018). School National Reports. WP6 final report (D6.2).

  • Piedade, Filipe, Malafaia, Carla, Menezes, Isabel (2018). WP6 National Report – Portugal (D6.2).

  • Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, & Menezes, Isabel (2012). Full technical report of the methods and findings of phase three of WP6: Final report (PIDOP Task 6.11). Porto: Universidade do Porto.

  • Menezes, Isabel, Lyons, E., Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, & Devaney, L. (2012). Final report of WP6: Processes in the co-construction of citizenship in different life contexts (PIDOP Deliverable nº 36). Porto: Universidade do Porto.

 

Other publications

  • Araújo, Helena C. (Ed.), Mouraz, Ana, Malafaia, Carla, Menino, Conceição, Macedo, Eunice, Temudo, Eva, Many, Éric, Barbieri, Helena, Lúcio, Joana, Caldas, José, Brandão, Maria João, Gomes, Maria do Céu, Ribeiro, Norberto, Ferreira, Pedro D., Pais, Sofia, & Dias, Teresa (2012). Applied interculturality research in education: Abstract book. Porto: CIIE/Livpsic.

 

Thesis

  • Malafaia, Carla (2011). Social capital and economic capital in a ‘school of democracy’: A comparative study between the International Amnesty in Portugal and in Sweden. Master thesis. FPCEUP, Porto, Portugal.

 

 

PAPER PRESENTATIONS IN SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

 

  • Malafaia, Carla, Neves, Tiago, & Menezes, Isabel (2014, March). Novos desafios à democracia: O olhar dos jovens de hoje e a sua literacia política. Congresso Portugal 40 Anos de Democracia. FPCEUP, Porto, Portugal.

  • Malafaia, Carla, Monteiro, H., Neves, Tiago, Marques da Silva, Sofia, & Ferreira, Pedro (2013, June). Video games and civic education: Exploring the relationship between game experience and civic engagement. Children’s Identity & Citizenhship in Europe (CiCe), “Controversy, Crisis and Challenges”. Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal.

  • Neves, Tiago, & Malafaia, Carla (2013, January). Comunity mediation: Projects and (in)visibilities. Contexts and Practices of Mediation. Instituto de Educação da Universidade do Minho, Braga, Portugal.

  • Malafaia, Carla, Ribeiro, Norberto, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Coimbra, J. L., Ferreira, Pedro, & Menezes, Isabel (2012). The interaction between cultural capital and ethnic background in civic and political participation. 13th Biennal Conference of the European Association for Research on Adolescence. Korgialenios Anargyrios School, Island of Spetses, Greece.

  • Malafaia, Carla, Ribeiro, Norberto, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Neves, Tiago, Coimbra, J. L., & Menezes, Isabel (2012, June). Digital divide or inclusive political participation? The e-participation of young migrants and non-migrants in Portugal. IV International Conference of Community Psychology, ‘Comunity & Politics in a World in Crisis: Rethinking Community Action in the new Century’. Barcelona, Espanha.

  • Malafaia, Carla, Ribeiro, Norberto, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Neves, Tiago, Ferreira, Pedro, & Menezes, Isabel (2012, April). Different experiences, different quality? The impact of quality of participation experiences of Portuguese, Brazilians and Angolans young people. PIDOP Conference, “Political and Civic Participation”. University of Surrey, Surrey, United Kingdom.

  • Ribeiro, Norberto, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Neves, Tiago, Coimbra, J. L., & Menezes, Isabel (2012, April). The gap between ‘rhetoric’ and ‘reality’: The Portuguese immigration policies and the visions of associations’ leaders and young Angolans. PIDOP Conference, “Political and Civic Participation”. University of Surrey, Surrey, United Kingdom.

  • Ribeiro, Norberto, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Neves, Tiago, Coimbra, J. L., & Menezes Isabel (2012, April). Predictors of civic and political participation of young Angolans, Brazilians and Portuguese: Are there differences?. PIDOP Conference, “Political and Civic Participation”. University of Surrey, Surrey, United Kingdom.

  • Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, Coimbra, J. L., & Menezes Isabel (2012, April). Explaining women’s civic and political participation: The role of political, social and psychological factors. PIDOP Conference, “Political and Civic Participation”. University of Surrey, Surrey, United Kingdom.

  • Malafaia, Carla, Ribeiro, Norberto, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Fonseca, Laura, & Menezes, Isabel (2011, May). Equal opportunities and participation: What relationship?. PIDOP Conference, “Engaged Citizens? Political Participation and Civic Engagement Among Youth, Women, Minorities and Migrants”. University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

  • Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, Silva, Sofia Marques, Araújo, Helena Costa, & Neves, Tiago (2011, May). The institutional discourses and policies of immigration in Portugal. PIDOP Conference, “Engaged Citizens? Political Participation and Civic Engagement Among Youth, Women, Minorities and Migrants”. University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

  • Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, Coimbra, J. L., & Menezes, Isabel (2011, May). Generational differences and gender gap: Preliminary conclusions. PIDOP Conference, “Engaged Citizens? Political Participation and Civic Engagement Among Youth, Women, Minorities and Migrants”. University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

  • Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, Neves, Tiago, & Menezes, Isabel (2011, January). As políticas de imigração em Portugal e os padrões e as tendências migratórias: O caso dos angolanos. Globalocal Citizenship Conference. Escola Superior de Educação de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.

  • Malafaia, Carla, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Ribeiro, Norberto, Neves, Tiago, & Menezes, Isabel (2011, January). Concepções de cidadania: O ponto de vista de jovens imigrantes e jovens nacionais. Globalocal Citizenship Conference. Escola Superior de Educação de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.

  • Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, Menezes, Isabel, & Neves, Tiago (2010, June). Opportunities and constraints for civic and political engagement of young immigrants: The cases of Angolans and Brazilians in Portugal. 6th Annual Conference Living Together: Civic, Political and Cultural Engagement Among Migrants, Minorities and National Populations: Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Centre for Research on Nationalism, Ethnicity and Multiculturalism (CRONEM), University of Surrey, Surrey, United Kingdom.

  • Ribeiro, Norberto, Fernandes-Jesus, Maria, Malafaia, Carla, Silva, Sofia Marques, & Araújo, Helena Costa (2010, July). Immigrants’ place in the institutional discourses in Portugal. 6th Annual Conference Living Together: Civic, Political and Cultural Engagement Among Migrants, Minorities and National Populations: Multidisciplinary Perspective. Centre for Research on Nationalism, Ethnicity and Multiculturalism (CRONEM), University of Surrey, Surrey, United Kingdom.

  • Ribeiro, Norberto, Malafaia, Carla, Menezes, Isabel, & Neves, Tiago (2010, February). As perspectivas de jovens imigrantes angolanos em diálogo com as políticas de Imigração: Uma análise preliminar. XVIII Colóquio da secção portuguesa da AFIRSE/AIPELF: Deontologia, Ética e Valores na Educação: Utopia e Realidade. Instituto de Educação da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal.

  • Malafaia, Carla (2010, May). Uma experiência de formação em gestão de conflitos com uma associação juvenil. FPCEUP, Porto, Portugal.

  • Malafaia, Carla (2010, February). Formação em gestão de conflitos com uma associação juvenil. VII Simpósio Nacional de Investigação em Psicologia. Universidade do Minho, Braga, Portugal.

  • Neves, Tiago, & Malafaia, Carla (2009, September). Ethnografic deceptions. 9ª Conferência da Associação Europeia de Sociologia, “European Society or European Societies?”. Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e da Empresa, Lisboa, Portugal.