Search for dissertations about: "ethnic minority"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 46 swedish dissertations containing the words ethnic minority.

  1. 1. Ethnic minority problems in Nigerian politics : 1960-1965

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ugbana Okpu; Uppsala universitet.; [1977]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Historia;

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  2. 2. Swedish "travellers" and their ancestry : a social isolate or an ethnic minority?

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Adam Heymowski; Uppsala universitet.; [1969]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi;

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  3. 3. Representativ byråkrati. En studie om ledande kommunala minoritetsadministratörers företrädarskap

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Nazem Tahvilzadeh; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Representative bureaucracy; representation; advocacy; diversity; public administrators; minority administrators; bureaucrats; public administration; ethnicity; politicization; ethnic conflict; ethnocrats; ethnocracy; municipal administration; local government; governance; analytical dualism; critical realism; Sweden;

    Abstract : The theory of representative bureaucracy suggests that the presence of underprivileged social groups, such as women and ethnic minorities, within the public workforce will lead to a more responsive political process, reflecting a wider range of interests. This theory posits that the social background of the individual public administrator affects their values and policy-preferences. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nation States and Minority Rights : A Constitutional Law Analysis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Christina Johnsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Law; rättsvetenskap; juridik; LAW JURISPRUDENCE; RÄTTSVETENSKAP JURIDIK; Constitutional Law; konstitutionell rätt;

    Abstract : There are approximately fifteen thousand cultures in the world, five thousand ethnic communities, and over six hundred living language groups. There are, however, only approximately 192 nation states. READ MORE

  5. 5. Making drugs ethnic : Khat and minority drug use in Sweden

    University dissertation from Malmö university, Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Johan Nordgren; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2017]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; Drug use; Khat; Ethnicity; Culture; Discourse analysis;

    Abstract : The aim of this dissertation is to study how discourses and problem representations have made some drugs and some forms of drug use into “ethnic problems” in Sweden and in Scandinavia. The primary example of such a process discussed in the dissertation concerns the use of the psychoactive and criminalized plant khat. READ MORE