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GERM 411 Major Controversies in German Culture (in English)
Selected debates and controversies in the German-speaking countries.
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This course is cross-listed with GERM 531B.
This course will focus on analyses of language of fear, hate and persuasion/manipulation, i.e. language used by media, social media, politics and extremism in times of crisis (including the current one). Depending on student interest the focus might be expanded to include analyses of such language use in fiction depicting crises (literary fiction, tv and cinema).