Course: Principles of Tolerance in Multicultural Society I

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Course title Principles of Tolerance in Multicultural Society I
Course code KSV/P1BM
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Murad Salim, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Content changes reserved 1. Theoretical introduction 2. Contemporary Central Europe from Western point of View 3. Migration and contemporary Europe 4. Identity and the question of the European integration 5. Roma people in the Czech Republic 6. Asylum 7. Stereotypes in the Czech advertisement 8. Melting-pot - USA 9. Globalization according to Richard Sennett 10. Czechs in Bethel (Alaska) 11. Political extremism in contemporary Europe 12. Exercise - Find New Home 13. Final summary - colloquium

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
The main topics of classes are globalization, multicultural and intercultural dimension of education, multicultural tolerance, humanist anthropology, intercultural communication, migration, refugees, asylum law. Students will also become familiar with multicultural reality in some European countries and in the USA. The course was originally started by Ing. Alena Kroupová at Human Rights Education Centre of Charles University in Prague.
Understanding of current life of minoriteis in the Czech Republic, Europe. Trends of globalisation in economy, migration. Seeking of competence of the common understinding, tolerance, capability to live together.
Prerequisites
none

Assessment methods and criteria
Colloquium

Work with Internet, active participation.
Recommended literature
  • Kapitoly z multikulturní tolerance, EIS UK SVLP a Jihočeská univerzita, České Budějovice 2006.
  • Kapitoly z multikulturní tolerance, EIS UK SVLP. Praha 2002.
  • Komerční sexuální zneužívání dětí, Násilí na dětech. Humanita Profes. Praha 2001.
  • Barša, P.:. Politická teorie multikulturalismu, CDK Brno 2003.
  • Baršová, A.; Barša, P.:. Přistěhovalectví a liberální stát. imigrační a integrační politiky v USA a západní Evropě a Česku. Masarykova univerzita v Brně, Mezinárodní politologický ústav Brno 2005.
  • Gibney, M., J., (ed.):. Globalizing Rights. Oxford University Press. Oxford 2003.
  • Hanuš, J. (ed.):. Lidská práva, nárok na obecnou platnost a kulturní diferenciace. CDK Brno 2001.
  • Kymlicka, W.; Opalski, M.:. Can Liberal Pluralism be Exported? Western Political Theory and Ethic Relations in eastern Europe. Oxford University Press, Oxford 2001.
  • Miklušáková, M; Murad, S.:. Najít nový domov. Česká adaptace výukového programu. České Budějovice 2005.


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