Tag: Switzerland

Anthony Stavrianakis’s Leaving: A Narrative of Assisted Suicide by Ari Gandsman

Ari Gandsman , August 4th, 2021


Leaving: A Narrative of Assisted Suicide Anthony Stavrianakis University of California Press, 2000. 248 pages. Everyone discovers an academic doppelgänger at some point. We invest ti…


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Isolated twice: international students in Switzerland during Covid-19

Annelise Erismann , July 10th, 2020


We live in a German-speaking canton of Switzerland. As the Covid-19 pandemic gained momentum in Europe, one of the first things we stopped doing as a family with…


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Trench Warfare of Mindsets in Switzerland’s Approach to The COVID-19 Pandemic

Rebecca_Irons , May 12th, 2020


HÜSLER SAMIRA-SALOMÉ & PYTHON ANNICK MARIA ILDIKO On 26 March 2020, the Federal Council declared an extraordinary situation in accordance with the Epidemic Act and issued a set…


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I went to Switzerland and Learned about Transparency

Rex , June 7th, 2019


I was very lucky to visit Switzerland last week for the first time. I have a lot of positive things to say about the country (pluses for me:…


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On being made feel out of place #Displacement

Annika Lems , August 22nd, 2018


Based on the experiences of two young Eritreans who arrived in Switzerland as unaccompanied minors, this article thinks through the feeling of being made feel out of place. …


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