Search for dissertations about: "globalisation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 106 swedish dissertations containing the word globalisation.

  1. 1. Globalisation revisited Rethinking economics and transnational financial markets

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Institutionen för freds- och utvecklingsforskning, Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Erik Andersson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; globalisation; governance; hegemony; financial markets;

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  2. 2. Localised Globalities and Social Work Contemporary Challenges

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Jessica H. Jönsson; Mittuniversitetet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; globalisation; global social problems; glocalisation; multiple modernities; neoliberalism; social work; West-centric development; Globalisation;

    Abstract : Recent global and structural transformations, a West-centric development agenda and the triumph of neoliberal politics have led to destructive consequences for many local communities and individual life chances. The global dominance of the West-centric development agenda, with its roots in the colonial past, has created uneven developments and an unjust world in which Western countries continue to gain advantages and increase their prosperity. READ MORE

  3. 3. The last policeman : On the globalisation of local policing

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Criminology, Stockholm University

    Author : David Sausdal; Stockholms universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Policing; globalisation; cross-border crime; concern; nostalgia; everyday life; ethnography; kriminologi; Criminology;

    Abstract : Global threats, such as cross-border crime and terrorism are on the rise! At least, this is a popular notion amongst politicians, policy makers and the police, who are therefore advocating a need for policing to become as peripatetic and pervasive as these criminal developments. This has led to a rise in transnational or international police collaborations, notably through institutions such as Interpol, Europol, Frontex, UNPOL and many bilateral partnerships. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pentecostalism, Globalisation and Society in Contemporary Argentina

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Author : Hans Geir Aasmundsen; Södertörns högskola.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Argentina; globalisation; Pentecostalism; society; politics; evangelisation; religious freedom; equality; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi;

    Abstract : In Argentina, Pentecostalism had a breakthrough in the early 1980s, and today more than 10 per cent of the population are Pentecostals. The revival coincided with a socio-political transformation of Argentinean society. READ MORE

  5. 5. Finding a place for green politics : political space-time, globalisation and new environmental policy concepts

    University dissertation from Umeå : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen, Umeå universitet

    Author : Lovisa Hagberg; Umeå universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political science; space-time; political time; bioregionalism; green political theory; place; river basin management; critical loads; ‘think global; act local’; globalisation; Statsvetenskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; statskunskap; statskunskap;

    Abstract : The overarching aim of this dissertation is to rethink green ideas for change in political space-time against the background of globalisation. It is based on two avenues of investigation. First, green ideas are contrasted with the analyses of current changes in political space-time found in the globalisation literature. READ MORE