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Antonio Virgili Wikipedia
Antonio Virgili (Naples, 1957) is an Italian professor, researcher and consultant.
For more than twenty years he has studied human sciences (psychology, neuroscience, sociology, geography, anthropology), social and integrative medicine. He is the Scientific Director of the Italian Institute of Social Sciences, President of the Center for International Studies and Vice President of the Lazarus Union. Author of numerous articles, essays and books scholar of esoteric, heraldic and symbology studies.
Graduated in Sociology, with Gino Germani and Augusto Graziani, at the University of Naples "Federico II". He later graduated in Psychological Sciences and Techniques and in Clinical Psychology at the University "Guglielmo Marconi" of Rome. He specialized in Social Psychiatry and in Psychotechnics at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Naples "Federico II" and is formed as a Social and Health Educator. He continued his studies at various universities and institutions like the University of Rome "La Sapienza", University of Rome "Tor Vergata", University of Florence, the Diplomatic Institute and at further Italian and foreign centers and earning the title of Medicine Doctor in Alternative Medicine MD (AM) and specialization in Neurosociology. Among others, has expanded his studies at the School for Advanced Studies of the Italian Institute for Philosophical Studies and the Baylor College of Medicine.
After a period of field research, in 1983 obtained a position as Professor of Social Psychology and Methodology of Social Research at the Higher Institute of Sociology. Already a collaborator at the University of Naples "Federico II", was Chairman for the medical anthropology of the International Council of Integrative Medicine (Australia). He has been among the founding members of the Asian Population Association and the Victimology Support International Observatory and Network-VISION, whose is the coordinator of the department for "Stress, post-traumatic stress and DAS". He is currently the Scientific Director of the Italian Institute of Social Sciences and the Center of International Studies; Professor of Neurosocial Sexology at UNISED, and professor at the university center UNILUDES (Lugano). Researcher and consultant in social sciences, neurosciences and clinical reflexology.
Author of more than fifty essays and science articles, has worked with various newspapers and specialised magazines such as: Africa, Protec, Review of Psychology and Sociology, Ethno Anthropological and Sociological Studies, Mare dei Popoli (of which he was Deputy Director), Journal of Geographical Studies, Antologia Medica, etc. Has given tens of conferences for disseminating science and collaborated with Rotary International, Lions Club International and Kiwanis.
Scholar of history and heraldry, life member of The Society of the Friends of St. George´s, Virgili is also a member of numerous scientific organizations including the Istituto Italiano per l´Africa e l´Oriente; Society for Geographical Studies, New York Academy of Sciences, the American Psychosomatic Society, the Italian Society of Economics Demography and Statistics, European Sociological Association and the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality. Chairman of the Culture Commission at LIDU (Italian League for Human Rights) and one of the International Vice Presidents of the Lazarus Union (International NGO). As an artist has exhibit his photos in New York, Paris, Malta, Tokyo, etc.'Modernizzazione e transizione demografica, ISS, Napoli, 1982
Il personale delle Unità Sanitarie Locali in Campania (co-autore), CNITE, Roma, 1984
La contraccezione nelle adolescenti" (co-autore con F. ferraro), Ricerca Medica Ed., 1984
Trasformazioni urbane e domanda di integrazione spaziale: il caso della 167 di Secondigliano (co-autore), LAN/FORMEZ, Napoli, 1985
Saggi scelti, Ed. Accad. Pontzen, Napoli, 1996
L´Øresund: regione transfrontaliera della nuova Europa, Mem. Geografiche, Univ. Firenze, 1996
Itinerari di scienze sociali, Ed. CSI, Napoli, 1999
´Storia dell'Ordine militare e ospedaliere di San Giovanni d'Acri e San Tommaso, Ediz. Anselmi, Napoli, 1999
New perspectives in teaching activity: artificial environments and new technologies, Working Papers, Arion, 2001
La rivoluzione silenziosa, Ed. CSI/Anselmi, Napoli, 2002. ISBN 88-88393-005
La bottega dei saperi: percorsi tra storia e geografia (co-autore), Ediz. IRRE, Napoli, 2002
Il fantasma del localismo, Ummarino Editore, Napoli, 2003
Aspetti dell'eredità bizantina, Ed. OSS/CSI, Napoli 2003
La formazione a distanza, Ed. CERGE, Napoli 2004
La tradizione napoleonica, Ed. CSI, Napoli, 2005. ISBN 88-88393-013
Lessons of Clinical Reflexology, RS Ed., (I ed.), 2007
Culti misterici ed orientali a Pompei, Gangemi, Roma, 2008. ISBN 978-88-492-1409-3
Prevenzione, benessere e medicina integrativa, (Dispense corso seminariale), Ediz. El., 2010
Nuove frontiere della ricerca psico-socio-sanitaria, (Dispense corso seminariale) Ediz. El., 2011
Benessere e prevenzione: l'apporto delle neuroscienze, (Dispense corso seminariale) Ediz. El., 2012
Stress e sistemi corporei nell'approccio pnei, CSI, Napoli, 2013
Diffusione e sintomatologia dei disturbi da stress post-traumatico, Aggiornamenti di studio, 2013
´´Dalle relazioni mente corpo alle relazioni interpersonali, (Dispense corso seminariale) Ediz.El, 2014
Neurosociologia e neuroscienze applicate, CSI, Napoli, 2014