Search for dissertations about: "Lithuania"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 46 swedish dissertations containing the word Lithuania.

  1. 1. Constructing Lithuania : Ethnic Mapping in Tsarist Russia, ca. 1800-1914

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Vytautas Petronis; Södertörns högskola.; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Historia; historia; History; The Russian Empire; Lithuania; Western provinces; Ethnography; Ethnic Mapping; Cartography; Nationalism; 19th century;

    Abstract : Up until now the discipline of history has most often used maps as a convenient tool for illustration. Scholars have thus touched only briefly upon the development of maps and their role in the processes underlying the formation of national territories and the establishment of ethnic boundaries. READ MORE

  2. 2. Constitutionalism in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania : A Study in Comparative Constitutional Law

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Caroline Taube; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Law; constitutionalism; normative constitution; hierarchy of legal norms; constitutional rights; judicial review of constitutionality; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; rättsvetenskap; juridik; LAW JURISPRUDENCE; RÄTTSVETENSKAP JURIDIK; Constitutional Law; konstitutionell rätt;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the present constitutions of Estonia (1992), Latvia (1922) and Lithuania (1992). Their content and implementation by judicial means are examined and compared with each other. The choice of constitution - a new or an old - is also discussed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Constructing Soviet Cultural Policy Cybernetics and Governance in Lithuania after World War II

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Egle Rindzeviciute; Södertörns högskola.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Cultural heritage and cultural production; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Kulturarv och kulturproduktion; Cultural policy; governance; cybernetics; Lithuania; the Soviet Union; governmentality; Kulturpolitik; styrning; cybernetik; Litauen; Sovjetunionen; governmentality;

    Abstract : Efter första världskriget var Sovjetunionen en av de första moderna stater som uttryckligen ägnade sig åt att övervaka och styra kulturen, vilket tog sig formen av en formaliserad och institutionaliserad statlig kulturpolitik. I denna övervakningsoch styrningsprocess försåg vetenskap och teknologi staten med konceptuella och materiella resurser vilka användes för att definiera såväl själva processen som föremålet för den. READ MORE

  4. 4. Understanding Governmental Legislative Capacity. Harmonization of EU legislation in Lithuania and Romania

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Andreas Bågenholm; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; governmental legislative capacity; Lithuania; Romania; legal harmonization; veto players; transposition; candidate countries; European Union;

    Abstract : Governmental legislative capacity is a crucial ability for any government that wishes to fulfil intended goals. Without this capacity, there is a great risk that the decision making system will be paralyzed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Making sense of Baltic democracy : public support and political representation in nationalising states

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Kjetil Duvold; Örebro universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; democracy; democratisation; consolidation; support for democracy; political culture; political representation; party systems; social cleavages; political community; nation-building; ethnic minorities; post-communism; Baltic countries; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Central and Eastern Europe; the European Union; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Political Science; Statskunskap;

    Abstract : A chief topic of this book is the advance of democracy in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The three countries belong to the most ‘successful’ cases of transition from communist rule to democracy, demonstrated by the fact that they joined the European Union in 2004. READ MORE