Search for dissertations about: "Securitization"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 13 swedish dissertations containing the word Securitization.

  1. 6. Threat Construction inside Bureaucracy A Bourdieusian Study of the European Commission and the Framing of Irregular Immigration 1974-2009

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

    Author : Monica Svantesson; Jan Hallenberg; Magnus Ekengren; Johan Eriksson; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Threat Construction; Securitization; Bureaucracy; European Commission; Irregular Immigration; Bourdieu; Framing; Field; Capital; Habitus; statsvetenskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines how we construct security threats. Theoretically, it contributes to the literature on securitization and threat construction, which has hitherto overlooked how influential bureaucracies that – in contrast to the police and the military – have little to gain from widened threat perceptions, may still contribute to threat construction. READ MORE

  2. 7. The Northward Course of the Anthropocene Transformation, Temporality and Telecoupling in a Time of Environmental Crisis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Eric Paglia; Sverker Sörlin; Nina Wormbs; Charles Parker; John McNeill; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Anthropocene; Arctic; Fernand Braudel; environmental and climate crisis; environmental history; expertise; polar geopolitics; securitization; Svalbard; telecoupling; History of Science; Technology and Environment; Historiska studier av teknik; vetenskap och miljö;

    Abstract : The Arctic—warming at twice the rate of the rest of the planet—is a source of striking imagery of amplified environmental change in our time, and has come to serve as a spatial setting for climate crisis discourse. The recent alterations in the Arctic environment have also been perceived by some observers as an opportunity to expand economic exploitation. READ MORE

  3. 8. The Northward Course of the Anthropocene Transformation, Temporality and Telecoupling in a Time of Environmental Crisis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Eric Paglia; Sverker Sörlin; Nina Wormbs; Charles Parker; John McNeill; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Anthropocene; Arctic; Fernand Braudel; environmental and climate crisis; environmental history; expertise; polar geopolitics; securitization; Svalbard; telecoupling; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot krishantering och internationell samverkan; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot krishantering och internationell samverkan;

    Abstract : The Arctic—warming at twice the rate of the rest of the planet—is a source of striking imagery of amplified environmental change in our time, and has come to serve as a spatial setting for climate crisis discourse. The recent alterations in the Arctic environment have also been perceived by some observers as an opportunity to expand economic exploitation. READ MORE

  4. 9. Regimes of Hospitality Urban Citizenship between Participation and Securitization – the Case of the Multiethnic French Banlieue

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Christophe Foultier; Stefan Jonsson; Magnus Dahlstedt; Irene Molina; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzes various local development policies in Europe’s big urban areas. Striving to understand the respective places accorded to the measures to increase the participation of the inhabitants on the one hand, and to improve for security and public peace in the context of social and territorial policies on the other, I examine how urban policies define models of urban citizenship. READ MORE

  5. 10. Climate Change after the International : Rethinking Security, Territory and Authority

    University dissertation from Department of Political Science, Lund University

    Author : Johannes Stripple; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Insurance Industry; Climate Change; Environmental Politics; Environmental Issues; Environment; Process Philosophy; Authority; Territory; Security; International Relations; International Politics; UNFCCC; Political and administrative sciences; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap;

    Abstract : What does a politics after the international mean? Many strands of contemporary scholarship converge on the image of the international as obsolete, but strongly diverge on the contours of the kinds of politics that are superseding it. The modern state has been pivotal to the meaning of security, territory and authority?concepts central to the idea of the international?but they do not necessarily have to be tied to the state. READ MORE