“Nationalism, xenophobia and tolerance in East Europe: origins, ideology, social structure”. International Scientific Seminar, October 16th, 2018

Sabina Kotova

Graduate Student Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

Sergiy Stelmakh

DoS, Chief Research Fellow, Research Department (Faculty of History), Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

DOI: http://doi.org/10.17721/2524-048X.2018.11.282-291

International Scientific Seminar “Nationalism, xenophobia and tolerance in Eastern Europe: origins, ideology, social structure” was held at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv on October 16th, 2018 with the support of Friedrich Naumann Stiftung FÜR DIE FREIHEIT in conjunction with IOS Regensburg University (Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies). The overview of the speeches delivered during the seminar and of the discussions provided has been given. Participants of the seminar (sociologists, historians, political scientists and human rights activists) discussed the historical origins of modern manifestations and peculiarities of nationalism, xenophobia, anti-Semitism, ethnic intolerance, prejudices of hostility in East Europe and Ukraine. Thirty young scholars from all over Ukraine took part in the workshop and found out about some new approaches and trends of science in the world.

Key words

Nationalism, xenophobia, tolerance, Еast Еurope, ideology, social structure.

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