(Léa) L.E.J.S. Masse MA

(Léa) L.E.J.S. Masse MA
PhD Candidate Erasmus School of Law Criminology
Location
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Room
L 3-011
Telephone
+31 10 4082223
Email
masse@law.eur.nl
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Profile

Léa Massé is a PhD candidate at the department of Criminology of the Erasmus School of Law. Her research interests are criminalisation of vulnerable communities, institutional and state violence, counter-culture movements, New Religious Movements and violence, late-modernity, existentialism, and resistance through artistic and political expressive forms.

In her current research project, she explores the lived experience and attraction of Islamic funtamentalist movements in Western countries and the broader, late-modern context in which such movements arise. Her approach draws on interpretive phenomenology, existentialist sociology and cultural criminological work on late-modernity. Combining life-course interviews, analysis of…

Léa Massé is a PhD candidate at the department of Criminology of the Erasmus School of Law. Her research interests are criminalisation of vulnerable communities, institutional and state violence, counter-culture movements, New Religious Movements and violence, late-modernity, existentialism, and resistance through artistic and political expressive forms.

In her current research project, she explores the lived experience and attraction of Islamic funtamentalist movements in Western countries and the broader, late-modern context in which such movements arise. Her approach draws on interpretive phenomenology, existentialist sociology and cultural criminological work on late-modernity. Combining life-course interviews, analysis of autobiographical documents and observations, she examines how Islamic fundamentalism has emerged over recent years as a counter-culture movement providing existential meaning and purpose to the individual.

Address

Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam