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Europe and its Others - EUST2610

Year - 2020

Europe has been constructed over the centuries from many peoples, societies and cultures. How does Europe see itself now? What are the fracture lines of the new Europe, and how does it relate to its 'others'? In this unit we examine aspects of current European identity through three main foci: migration and the construction of material and symbolic border zones; civil society and the 'NGOisation' of Europe; and the role of culture in constructing or challenging European identity.

Classes
1x2hr lecture-seminar/weekk

Assessment
1x1200wd group class presentation (30%), 1x1800wd report (30%), 1x3000wd take home exercise (40%)

Pre-requisites

12 Junior credit points in one of the following (European Studies; European, Middle Eastern or Classical Languages or Studies; Asian Studies; English; Government; History; Ancient History; Philosophy; Political Economy; Sociology; Media and Communication)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: European Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Assoc Prof Bronwyn Winter
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