Search for dissertations about: "Border"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 275 swedish dissertations containing the word Border.

  1. 1. What’s in a Line? : Making Sovereignty through Border Policy

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Johanna Pettersson; Uppsala universitet.; Södertörns högskola.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Statskunskap; Political Science; borders; sovereignty; border politics; international relations; border studies; Norway; centre-periphery relations; local border traffic permit; Russia; grenseboerbevis; Politics; Economy and the Organization of Society; Politik; ekonomi och samhällets organisering; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : The role of borders as dividers between states and markers of territorial sovereignty is central to modern statehood. Whereas the voluntary opening of a state border could therefore appear puzzling, this thesis argues that state sovereignty can be manifested either when states allow borders to become more open or more closed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Border-Crossing Commemorations : Entangled Histories of Swedish Settling in America

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of History, Stockholm University

    Author : Adam Hjorthén; Stockholms universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History; commemoration; border-crossing; entanglement; New Sweden Tercentenary; Swedish Pioneer Centennial; settler colonialism; race; modernity; pioneering; migration; transnational; Sweden; the United States; Delaware; Pennsylvania; Swedish America; historia; History;

    Abstract : Different groups from both sides of the Atlantic have since the 1930s come together to commemorate histories of Swedish settling in America. They have celebrated the founding of the New Sweden colony in the Delaware Valley (1638–1655), and the mid-nineteenth-century arrival of Swedish pioneers in the Mississippi Valley. READ MORE

  3. 3. Crossing a border : a comparative tax law study on consequences of cross-border working in the Öresund- and the Meuse-Rhine regions

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Jure

    Author : Yvette Lind; Umeå universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; law; jurisprudence; direct taxation; international tax law; EU tax law; tax treaties; social security law; the fundamental freedoms; disparities; reversed discrimination; legal pluralism; rättsvetenskap; direkt beskattning; socialförsäkringar; gränsarbete; diskriminering; rättspluralism; skatteavtal;

    Abstract : “Crossing a Border“- A Comparative Tax Law Study on Consequences of Cross-Border Working in the Öresund- and the Meuse-Rhine Regions is a doctoral thesis on tax law and social security law focused on cross-border commuting in the two cross-border regions of the Öresund and Meuse-Rhine. Two mayor aims are addressed: (1) To analyse the problems associated with cross-border working in the Öresund region caused by the legal divergence between Swedish and Danish tax law. READ MORE

  4. 4. Crossing the border Different ways cancer patients, family members and physicians experience information in the transition to the late palliative phase

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Maria Friedrichsen; Peter Strang; Gunnar Birgegård; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; communication; information; patient-physician relationship; family; prognosis; palliative care; cancer; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Information in the transition to the late palliative phase is not a well-studied area, especially not from the perspective of patients and family members. The aim of this thesis was to describe how cancer patients, family members and physicians experience information during the transition from a curative or early palliative phase to a late palliative phase, i. READ MORE

  5. 5. Beyond the Border : Syrian Policies towards Territories Lost

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Emma Jörum; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Statskunskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : This study furthers our understanding of an often ignored but important and central part of modern politics; the dynamic relationship between territory and state. The republic of Syria, carved out of a much larger territory during the post World War I re-mapping of the Middle East, constitutes the empirical focus. READ MORE