Search for dissertations about: "Public Sphere"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 74 swedish dissertations containing the words Public Sphere.

  1. 1. Policing Public Women The Regulation of Prostitution in Stockholm 1812-1880

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Atlas

    Author : Yvonne Svanström; Ulla Wikander; Arne Jarrick; Johan Söderberg; Gunnel Karlsson; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; prostitution; Stockholm; public women; sexual contract; feminist theory; public space; public sphere; urbanity; medical profession; venereal disease; the police force; municipal authority; brothels; Carole Pateman; Jürgen Habermas; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia; Economic History; ekonomisk historia;

    Abstract : This dissertation studies the development of a regulation of prostitution in Stockholm during the period 1812-1880. The development of the regulation system is seen in the light of an analytical framework, developed from Carole Pateman's ideas on the sexual contract, and a feministic critique and elaboration of Jürgen Habermas's ideas on the public sphere. READ MORE

  2. 2. Judging in the Public Realm A Kantian Approach to the Deliberative Concept of Ethico-Political Judgment and an Inquiry into Public Discourse on Prenatal Diagnosis

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Cornelis Dekker; Anders Nordgren; Marcus Düwell; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Formation of judgment; faculty of judgment; ethics; politics; normative reasons; deliberative practice; impartiality; public sphere; public discourse; public deliberation; prenatal diagnosis; prenatal screening; Kant; Arendt; Habermas; Engelhardt; Sweden; the Netherlands; Bedömning; omdömesförmåga; etik; politik; normativa skäl; deliberation; opartiskhet; offentlig sfär; offentlig samtal; fosterdiagnostik; Kant; Arendt; Habermas; Engelhardt; Sverige; Nederländerna; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses how to enhance the public discussion of moral and political questions. Enhancing public ‘deliberation’ is desirable since it provides citizens with influence, it enables coming to an understanding, and it ensures legitimacy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Public Religions in Swedish Media A Study of Religious Actors on Three Newspaper Debate Pages 2001-2011

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Marta Axner; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; religion; media; public sphere; public religion; content analysis; mixed-methods; media logic; public debate; secularization; post-secular; mediatization; Sociology of Religion; Religionssociologi;

    Abstract : This study addresses issues concerning religion in the public sphere, brought about by the debates over the perceived resurgence of religion and the post-secular. The aim is to analyze the participation of religious actors in the public, using three newspaper debate pages as the empirical material. READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards Musicking in a Public Sphere 1-3 year olds and music pedagogues negotiating a music didactic identity in a Swedish preschool

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Humanities and Social Sciences Education, Stockholm University

    Author : Maria Wassrin; Eva Österlind; Ketil Thorgersen; Tiri Bergesen Schei; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Music education; musicking; early childhood education; preschool; age power structures; very young children; subject specific didactics; public sphere; Hannah Arendt; cultural studies; Subject Learning and Teaching; ämnesdidaktik;

    Abstract : This thesis explores alternative ways of staging music in preschool. The ‘preschool subject of music’ is approached as a social and cultural construct that is embedded in discursive negotiations. Participants in the study are 1-3 year-old children and their music pedagogues, working in the preschool on a daily basis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ages of liberty : social upheaval, history writing, and the new public sphere in Sweden, 1740-1792

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholms universitet/Gotab Elander

    Author : Peter Hallberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; historiography; civil society; public sphere; public opinion; diffusion; collective; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Political Science; statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates how different social groups used history as a political instrument in Sweden during the second half of the eighteenth century (1740-1792). More specifically, it analyzes how representations of the past were used to influence behavior, legitimize claims to power, mould opinion and forge collective identities. READ MORE