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Violence in the soccer: the construction of intolerances in the media

Grant number: 12/22972-1
Support type:Scholarships in Brazil - Scientific Initiation
Effective date (Start): October 01, 2013
Effective date (End): September 30, 2014
Field of knowledge:Humanities - Psychology - Psychological Treatment and Prevention
Principal researcher:Joao Angelo Fantini
Grantee:Thales de Almeida Nogueira Cervi
Home Institution: Centro de Educação e Ciências Humanas (CECH). Universidade Federal de São Carlos (UFSCAR). São Carlos , SP, Brazil


Intolerance is a social phenomenon that generates aggressiveness and violence acts each time more common on football, especially on confrontations between fans. The relevance of the discussion this subject is to think about ways to subsidize the public security actions and also evaluate the ideas on the media about the intolerances. The analysis of those ideas pursuit to understand how the identification processes, especially male, contribute in intolerances building. Is sought to evaluate the media contents that can be provocative, pejorative and are formed especially on the media, at first, as a joke. The research is based on an analysis of the speaking present on the new media as a reflection of the speaking produced on the traditional media. The applied psychoanalysis is used to try to create analysis devices that allows us to learn the processes between subject and society, which in this case, it is to emerge the unconscious injunctions that produce the speaking of the subject who produce acts that can be done solitarily or in group. Key words: intolerance; violence; soccer fans; media. (AU)