Search for dissertations about: "Europe"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1125 swedish dissertations containing the word Europe.

  1. 1. Politicizing Europe Patterns of party-based opposition to European integration

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Political Science, Stockholm University

    Author : Göran von Sydow; Ulrika Mörth; Nicholas Aylott; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; European Union; political parties; Euroscepticism; opposition; party system; Europeanization; politicization; representation; referendum; statsvetenskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : European integration was for a long time perceived as an elite-driven project that received public acceptance through what was coined as the permissive consensus. With the expansion of the domain of community actions and capacities, and the turmoil in the ratification processes following changes of the treaties, an increased public contestation over European integration can be observed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bringing Europe Down to Earth

    University dissertation from Department of Political Science, Lund University

    Author : Anders Hellström; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; European Union Commission; European integration; European identity; identity politics; discourse theory; nationalism; cosmopolitanism; unity-in-diversity; globalisation; an area of freedom; security and justice; migration; immigration; populism; the Euro.; eastern enlargement; Europe; EU; Political and administrative sciences; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap;

    Abstract : Why is it considered more European to vote in the affirmative of the Euro than it is to vote against it? Why is not possible to be a populist and a ?Good European? at the same time? What makes an illegal immigrant different from a tourist? These questions all concern the limits of what it means to be, act and think as Europeans in Europe. In the political process of bringing the nations and peoples of Europe together, Europe is imagined as a distinct community. READ MORE

  3. 3. Lives on Wheels : Caravan Homes in Contemporary Europe

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University

    Author : Hege Høyer Leivestad; Bengt Karlsson; Tim Cresswell; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Home; Materiality; Material Culture; Mobility; Europe; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Abstract : In the public imaginary the caravanhas time and again been associated with stigmatised groups in society. Nevertheless, this vehicle-home has held a visible position in Western Europe’s leisure landscape in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries as a potent symbol of working-class tourism. READ MORE

  4. 4. Security Policy Reorientation in Peripheral Europe : A Perspectivist Approach

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Kjell Engelbrekt; Hans Mouritzen; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; security; international; national security; Europe; foreign relations; statsvetenskap; Political Science;

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  5. 5. Europe in Transition : Transnational Television News and European Identity

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Journalism, Media and Communication (JMK), Stockholm University

    Author : Andreas Widholm; Madeleine Kleberg; Anna Roosvall; Inka Salovaara-Moring; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Transnational television; BBC World News; Euronews; European identity; EU enlargement; Orange Revolution; globalization; news journalism; media; European integration; political transitions; SOCIAL SCIENCES Other social sciences Media and communication studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Övrig samhällsvetenskap Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Media and Communication Studies;

    Abstract : Over the last two decades, Europe has experienced profound political transformations, resulting in new challenges for the relationship between national and transnational identities. In parallel with these changes, national media systems across the world have been put under pressure from globalization, reflected in the vast increase in the number of transnational news channels operating on the global market. READ MORE