Czech Republic, Prague

Nationalism, Religion and Violence in Europe

when 20 June 2016 - 1 July 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 750

NRVSS is organized by Charles University in Prague and International Hellenic University in Thessaloniki, supported by the LSEE, PRIO and CEFRES. A key goal of the Summer Seminar, taking place in Prague from June 20 to July 1, 2016, is to contribute in a substantial way to the study of violence and to catalyze the growth of the study of violence as a field.

- led by the best international researchers in the field
- bringing together lecturers from the most prestigious institutions such as NYU, USHMM, Sciences Po, or George Washington University
- targeting students and graduates of Political Science, History, Anthropology, International Relations, International Law, Journalism & other related disciplines
- course for both undergraduates, (post)graduate students and activists
- taking place at the oldest university in Central Europe

Course leader

Nikos Skoutaris, Hellenic Observatory, London School of Economics
Jiří Vykoukal, Institute of International Studies, Charles University in Prague
Giorgos Antoniou, School of Humanities, International Hellenic University
Kateřina Králová, Institute of I

Target group

undergraduates, (post)graduate students and activists in the field of Political Science, History, Anthropology, International Relations, International Law, Journalism & other related disciplines

Course aim

The course aims at broadening interdisciplinary discussion and substantially promoting study of violence in new perspectives.

Credits info

8 ECTS
Students will receive a certificate of attendace and 8 ECTS credits for their active participation in the program. Since degree requirements vary among universities, students/graduates are advised to ensure, preferably in advance, that their college or university will recognize such certification and award the suggested credits.

Fee info

EUR 750: The fee covers:

- Tuition (all lectures as mentioned in the program)
- Fieldwork trips (as mentioned in the program)
- Cultural and social events (as mentioned in the program)
- Weekend trip
- Reading materials (an on-line version will be at your disposal after enrolling)
- Refreshments available during the working hours

Scholarships

Discounts and fellowships are available for:
- Nationalism, Religion and Violence Summer Seminar alumni
- Charles University and International Hellenic University students and alumni
- PRIO fellowships
- A limited number of fellowships