CEU's Anton Pelinka is quoted in this piece regarding Austria's upcoming new second-round elections (after the results of the first election were overturned by Austria's Constitutional Court in June).
http://www.klubradio.hu/cikk.php?cid=200470&id=16 - In its daily foreign press review, Hungarian Klub Radio lists the report of German Public Radio about Viktor Orban and his policies against the refugees. The report includes expert commentary from Anton Pelinka, professor at CEU’s Nationalism Studies Department, who argues that the Hungarian PM’s views reflect not only populist but religious convictions too.
The Holocaust in Hungary represented a unique chapter in the singular history of the Final Solution of the “Jewish question” in Europe. In the fifth year of the Second World War Hungary still had a Jewish population of approximately 800,000.
Luca Varadi, visiting professor at CEU’s Nationalism Studies Program, has been awarded a Marie Sklodowska-Curie individual fellowship at CEU’s Nationalism Studies Program for her project entitled Dynamics of Development: Understanding Adolescents' Intergroup Attitudes, National Feelings, and Perception of Social Norms. The two-year project started on June 1 2016, and is supervised by Andras Kovacs, professor in the Nationalism Studies Program and Department of History at CEU.
http://www.szombat.org/politika/2000-fos-mintan-indul-szociologiai-felmeres-a-magyarorszagi-zsidosagrol - Hungarian news portal szombat.org interviewed Andras Kovacs, professor at CEU’s Nationalism Studies Program, about the monumental sociological research that had just started in Hungary about the identity of Hungarian Jews.
Hungarian weekly Magyar Narancs asked Anton Pelinka, professor at CEU’s Nationalism Studies Department for expert commentary on the recent elections in Austria.
Due to copyright regulations the article is available in the weekly (5.19.2016. pp.22-23. A baranyborbe bujt farkas)
CEU Professor of Nationalism Studies Anton Pelinka is quoted in this Bloomberg piece about the rise of far-right parties in the Austrian presidential race.
Professor of Nationalism Studies Anton Pelinka is quoted in this Financial Times article about the surge of far-right parties in Austria's presidential election and the consequences for Europe.
CEU Professor of Nationalism Studies Anton Pelinka is quoted in this Financial Times piece on the success of Austria's anti-immigrant party in presidential election polls.
http://www.szombat.org/hirek-lapszemle/a-holokauszt-oktatasa-meghatarozza-a-tarsadalom-tortenelemszemleletet - Hungarian news portal szombat.org reports: At a conference organized by the National Educational Library and Museum on April 14 that discussed practices and theory of teaching the Holocaust, Andras Kovacs, professor at CEU’s Nationalism Studies Program, emphasized the importance of educating the new generations about the Holocaust but also highlighted a recent...