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The Swiss: an ethnically homogenous people?

Since the 2000s, the Schweizerische Volkspartei (SVP – Swiss People’s Party) has become strongly involved in debates on immigrants, citizenship, and the integration of foreigners.

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Neo-Orientalism and the fear of ‘seeing’ the Other in contemporary Switzerland

Xenophobia as a product of Swiss exceptionalism it is one of the least explored and yet blatant forms of nationalism alive in contemporary Europe.