Search for dissertations about: "Hamas"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the word Hamas.

  1. 1. Islamist governance Hamas style : readings from the Palestinian experiment in Islamic democracy

    University dissertation from Göteborg : School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg

    Author : Björn Brenner; Försvarshögskolan.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Hamas; Politiska partier; Politiska förhållanden; Islam och politik; Palestinska självstyret; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot strategi och säkerhetspolitik; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot strategi och säkerhetspolitik;

    Abstract : This study investigates how the Palestinian Islamists in Hamas came to govern following theirsuccess in the 2006 parliamentary elections. The study poses the overarching research question:How can Hamas's governance in the Gaza Strip between 2006 and 2012 be characterised andunderstood? Hamas has attracted particular research interest, partly due to its seeminglycontradictory nature and actions, and partly due to the fact that this was the first case of Islamistsin the Arab world to ascend to power by democratic means. READ MORE

  2. 2. ISLAMIST GOVERNANCE HAMAS STYLE: Readings from the Palestinian experiment in Islamic democracy

    University dissertation from Göteborg : School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg

    Author : Björn Brenner; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Hamas; Islam; Palestine; Gaza; govern; liberal; demo; sharia; jihad.;

    Abstract : This study investigates how the Palestinian Islamists in Hamas came to govern following their success in the 2006 parliamentary elections. The study poses the overarching research question: How can Hamas's governance in the Gaza Strip between 2006 and 2012 be characterised and understood? Hamas has attracted particular research interest, partly due to its seemingly contradictory conduct, and partly due to the fact that this was the first case of Islamists in the Arab world to ascend to power by democratic means. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Soundtrack of Politics. A Case Study of Anashid in Hamas and Hezbollah

    University dissertation from Göteborg : School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg

    Author : Carin Berg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Hamas; Hizbullah; anashid; music; politics; Islam; organizations; political;

    Abstract : Music is commonly used as a tool in political organizations in general. Due to religious norms and interpretations, Islamist organizations use anashid as the main musical genre for political aims. READ MORE

  4. 4. When processes collide leadership, legitimacy and liberation in Palestine

    University dissertation from Umeå : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen, Umeå universitet

    Author : Philippa Barnes; Umeå universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Leadership; legitimacy; legitimisation; relational; Palestine; liberation; national movement; peace process; state building; statskunskap; political science;

    Abstract : Palestinian national movement leadership has long been intertwined with thecontext of the national movement processes – liberation, peace and statebuilding. Over time, as these processes have not come to fruition, the numerousleadership groups have had to negotiate their relationships with these processesas both the groups and processes increasingly overlap, creating significantobservable points of tension within Palestinian politics. READ MORE