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XSTL1007 The Philosophy of Multiculturalism 3 op
Organised by
Department of Social Research
Person in charge
Daniel Weyermann

Learning outcomes

The student is familiar with the normative questions of multiculturalism and with the basic values of multicultural society.


- Collective rights and individual rights of a member belonging to a minority from a perspective of moral philosophy
- The philosophical foundations of the rights of aboriginal peoples
- Multiculturalism and its relation to tolerance and liberalism
- Multiculturalism and the status of women, illiberal minorities, minorities within minorities
- Citizenship as goods, civil rights and group membership, refugees, immigrants and migrant workers
- Ethnic, religious, linguistic and sexual minorities and subcultures in a just society
- The history and development of the philosophical foundations of multiculturalism

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 20 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Lectures Participation in classroom work
  • In English
Written exam on the lectures Written exam
  • In English


Numeric 0-5.

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