Tag Archives: Europe

Nationalism, Multiculturalism and Recognition in Europe (Lecture)

‘And People’s Concerns Were Genuine: Why Didn’t We Listen More?’: Nationalism, Multiculturalism and Recognition in Europe Professor Umut Özkırımlı, Professor in Contemporary Turkey Studies at the Centre for Middle Eastern Studies, Lund University. The aim of this paper is to draw attention to the dangerous nature of the current debates on immigration and multiculturalism in […]

Varieties of Right-Wing Extremism in Europe

Beginning with an analysis of the complex relationship between fascism and the post-war extreme right, the book discusses both contemporary parties and the cultural and intellectual influences of the European New Right as well as patterns of socialization and mobilization. It then analyses the effects of a range of factors on the ideological development of […]

Summer School Politics of Nations in Europe Today, University of Helsinki

Nationalism has been among the key ideologies of European politics in past two centuries. The different colours on the map designate political units that bear the name of nation. Today, nationalism is increasingly challenged by global and local pressures and, in Europe, by supernational integration. ‘Nation’ nevertheless remains an important political category, and without an […]

Call for papers: Minority languages in a multilingual Europe

A call for papers for a workshop on Minority languages in a multilingual Europe, was published by the Linguist List : Topics of the workshop will be: 1. Vitality vs. endangerment 2. Language policies 3. Language attitudes 4. Language and identity 5. Minority languages in education The workshop will be opened by a keynote speaker […]