Search for dissertations about: "legitimation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 swedish dissertations containing the word legitimation.

  1. 1. Change and Legitimation - Social Democratic Governments and Higher Education Policies in Sweden and Germany

    University dissertation from Ibidem-Verlag

    Author : Anett Schenk; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social sciences; North-Rhine Westphalia; Germany; Sweden; Social Democratic governments; actor-centered institutionalism; compensatory legitimation; legitimation; policies of higher education; systems of higher education; Samhällsvetenskaper; Sociology; Sociologi; Social structures; Sociala strukturer;

    Abstract : Higher education has become a mega-topic in both political and scientific debate. Developments in systems of higher education and changes in the governance of such systems have been discussed in the literature. Such changes are brought about by collective actors within institutional settings. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Delegitimised Vernacular : Language Politics, Poetics and the Plays of Christopher Marlowe

    University dissertation from Göteborg/Karlskrona : Department of English/School of Technocultural Studies, Humanities and Spatial Planning

    Author : Per Sivefors; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap; English literature; Engelsk litteratur; English-sixteenth-century-literature; Renaissance; Early-modern; Elizabethan-drama; aesthetics; poetics; English-language; language-politics; nationalism; nationhood; legitimation; delegitimation; Marlowe-Christopher;

    Abstract : The present study of Marlowe’s plays has as its point of departure the sixteenth-century uncertainty as to what constituted the category of literature. Particularly in England, so acutely aware of this problem were writers and educators that they sought to define and legitimise vernacular literature by integrating it within a rhetoric of language politics, according to which literature in English should serve and promote the English nation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dazzling Dining : Banquets as an Expression of Imperial Legitimacy

    University dissertation from Classical archaeology and ancient history

    Author : Simon Malmberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Classical archaeology and ancient history; Banquets; emperor; legitimation; rituals; ideology; propaganda; Domus Augustana; Great Palace; triclinium; Rome; Constantinople; virtues; Christianity; precedence; consensus; tradition; court; late antiquity.; Antikens kultur och samhällsliv; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Historical cultures Classical archaeology and ancient history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historiska kulturer Antikens kultur och samhälle; Classical Archaeology and Ancient History; antikens kultur och samhällsliv;

    Abstract : This study examines how banquets hosted by the Roman emperor were vehicles of imperial propaganda and expressions of the ruler’s political legitimation. The focus will be on the banquets held in the palace of Domus Augustana in Rome and in the Great Palace in Constantinople during the period AD 330-580. READ MORE

  4. 4. The University and the Demand for Knowledge-based Growth The hegemonic struggle for the future of Higher Education Institutions in Finland and Estonia

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Author : Adrià Alcoverro; Fredrika Björklund; Hans Andersson; Kristina Boréus; [2020]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Totalising; Post-Fordist capitalism; KBE; Gramsci; Bourdieu; solutionism; debauched meritocracy; science; market orientation; relational; hierarchy; autonomy; de-antagonise; competitiveness; legitimation.; Totalisering; post-fordistisk kapitalism; KBE; Gramsci; Bourdieu; lösningsorientering; tygellös meritokrati; vetenskap; marknadsorientering; relation; hierarki; autonomi; av-antagonisera; konkurrenskraft; legitimering.; Politics; Economy and the Organization of Society; Politik; ekonomi och samhällets organisering; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : In recent decades, Higher Education Institutions have been reformed worldwide so that they may exert a greater influence in the production of knowledge within Knowledge-based Economies (KBEs). This transformation is often explained in terms of how advanced capitalist economies need to secure a prosperous future within post-Fordist capitalism. READ MORE

  5. 5. The 2014 scottish independence referendum in text, image and thought

    University dissertation from Växjö : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Robin Engström; Diane Pecorari; Charlotte Hommerberg; Atsuko Ichijo; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Cognitive linguistics; ideological morphology; legitimation; metaphor; metonymy; nationalism; political discourse; political theory; unionism; Statsvetenskap; Political Science; Lingvistik; Linguistics;

    Abstract : In 2014, a referendum was held in Scotland in order to decide the country’s constitutional future. The referendum was the climax of years of campaigning that gave rise to a rich body of political discourse. READ MORE