Search for dissertations about: "Neoliberalism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 swedish dissertations containing the word Neoliberalism.

  1. 1. Translating Neoliberalism The European Social Fund and the Governing of Unemployment and Social Exclusion in Malmö, Sweden

    University dissertation from Malmö University

    Author : Malin Mc Glinn; Malin Rönnblom; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; The European Social Fund; Malmö; Sweden; Neoliberalism; Translation; Governmentality;

    Abstract : This thesis is concerned with how the governing of unemployment and social exclusion is accomplished through labor market projects that are initiated, tailored, and co- financed by the European Social Fund. The aim is to map and problematize how such projects, as examples of neoliberal programs of government that promote social cohesion and combat unemployment amongst identified “ethnic others,” become operational and legitimized in the Swedish context through multiple acts of translation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Care in revolt Labor conflict, gender, neoliberalism

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mittuniversitetet

    Author : Magnus Granberg; Katarina Giritli-Nygren; Siv Fahlgren; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; appropriation; dialectics; feminism; gender; ideal worker; labor conflict; Marxism; neoliberalism; normalization; NPM; real abstraction; real subsumption;

    Abstract : The present thesis is an exploration of normalization processes and the problem of appropriation in labor conflict. More specifically, it analyses the way contemporary labor conflicts in nursing relate to, and thereby help to illuminate, changes in modes of gender normalization under neoliberalism, and how nurse labor conflict thereby sheds light on wider patterns of labor strife. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exercising Peace Conflict Preventionism, Neoliberalism, and the New Military

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

    Author : Mattias Viktorin; Ulf Hannerz; Gudrun Dahl; Dominic Boyer; ; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; security; humanitarianism; neoliberalism; intervention; ethics; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social anthropology ethnography Social anthropology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialantrolopologi etnografi Socialantropologi; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Abstract : This study takes the changing role of the military as a starting point for exploring a set of broader ongoing processes at the intersection of security and humanitarianism. The focus is on one particular assemblage, described here as conflict preventionism. READ MORE

  4. 4. Market Bureaucracy : Neoliberalism, Competition, and EU State Aid Policy

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Linda Nyberg; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; nyliberalism; konkurrens; statligt stöd; EU; styrning; governmentality; avpolitisering; neoliberalism; competition; state aid; European Union; government; governmentality; depoliticisation;

    Abstract : According to a predominant way of thinking, competition is believed to be what drives society forward. It is believed to lead to economic growth through lower prices, higher quality and a more efficient distribution of resources. Competition is also believed to stimulate progress by creating incentives for creativity and innovation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Remaking Iraq: Neoliberalism and a System of Violence after the US invasion​, 2003-2011

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Sociology, Stockholm University

    Author : Thomas Sommer-Houdeville; Vanessa Barker; Jens Rydgren; Derek Gregory; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Iraq; US; Civil War; Neoliberalism; Neoliberal Rationality; Muhasasah; Sectarian Cleansing; Culturalisation of Politics; Depoliticisation; Space; Market State; Sectarianism; Identity Politics; Essentialisation; Ritualised Violence; State Building; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : After the invasion of Iraq and the destruction of Saddam regime in 2003, the US administration undertook the complete remaking of Iraq as a national-state. The initial steps of the US administration were the quasi eradication of the old Iraqi State. READ MORE