01:070:331 Xenophobia and the Other in Europe Today

3 credits

Course Description: Contemporary world refugee crisis; migration into Europe; anxieties about the presence of the foreign; cultural and legal categories of friend, guest, neighbor and enemy; national and ethnic-racial identification; encounter, and transference and counter-transference, racism and discrimination; Islamophobia and anti-Semitism; the socio-psychology of xenophilia and xenophobia; projection and projective identification; main focus is Germany and France

Most recent Syllabus
  pdf 331 Ghassem-Fachandi fall 2020 (190 KB)


Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
Email - Ryne Palombit
Fall 21 Office Hrs.

Monday 5:30-6:30 pm, virtual
Wednesday 5:30-6:30 pm, virtual

Undergraduate Director
Robert S. Scott
Email - Robert S. Scott
Office Hours: virtual, by arrangement

Undergraduate Assistant
Maydelle Romero
Email - Maydelle Romero
Available by email M-F 9-5