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Introduction to Philosophy of Multiculturalism

Code: 160503
ECTS: 3.0
Lecturers in charge: izv. prof. dr. sc. Marita Brčić Kuljiš
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1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
The course aims at introducing the basic theoretical and ideological concepts of multiculturalism in order to thus encourage critical discussion on issues of cultural, national, religious, ethnic, etc.. Identities. In this context, the goal is to start a discussion about respect for fundamental human rights, civil and minority rights.
The introductory lecture
1. The concept of multiculturalism
2. Political ideas: freedom, equality, justice, tolerance
3. Pluralism or universalism of culture, race, identity.
4. The individual rights and collective rights
5. The idea of affirmative action and political correctness
6. Multiculturalism and Citizenship idea or ideas of cosmopolitanism
7. Multiculturalism and communitarianism
8. Multiculturalism and Liberalism
9. multiculturalism and interculturalism
  1. Mesić, Milan: Multikulturalizam
  2. Barry, Brian: Kultura i jednakost: Egalitarna kritika mulktikulturalizma
  3. Kymlicka, Will: Multikulturalno građanstvo. Liberalna teorija manjinskih prava
Optional literature:
  1. Young, Iris Marion: Pravednost i politika razlike
  2. Young, Iris Marion: Politička zajednica i razlike među grupama: kritika ideala univerzalno građanstva,
  3. Žarko Paić: Traume razlika
  4. Andrea Semprini: Multikulturalizam
  5. John Rawls,: Politički liberalizam
  6. Parekh, Bhikhu: Rethinking Multiculturalism, Cultural Diversity and Political Theory
  7. Taylor, Charles: The Politics of Recognition u: Amy Gutmann (ed.) Multiculturalism, Examining the Politicsa of Recognition
5. semester
Filozofija 5. semestar izborni - Regular studij - Philosophy
Consultations schedule: