Search for dissertations about: "patronage"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 swedish dissertations containing the word patronage.

  1. 1. Parties, Power and Patronage : Papers in Political Economy

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economics, Stockholm University

    Author : Olle Folke; David Strömberg; Torsten Torsten Persson; Donald Green; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three empirical essays in political economics."Shades of Brown and Green: Party Effects in Proportional Election Systems" is the first paper to develop a method for estimating the causal effect of party representation in proportional election systems. This method is applied to Swedish municipalities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Patronage, Politics and Pollution : precarious NGO-state relationships : urban environmental issues in south India

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping university Electronic Press

    Author : Håkan Tropp; [1999]

    Abstract : Rapid urban population growth is a striking feature for most cities in developing countries. Such demographic change, compounded by political power structures, industrialisation and culture, pose big institutional challenges in coping with urban environments. READ MORE

  3. 3. Material Worlds : Queen Hedwig Eleonora as Collector and Patron of the arts

    University dissertation from Stockholm : The Center for the History of Science at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

    Author : Lisa Skogh; Peter Gillgren; Mårten Snickare; Helen Watanabe-O'Kelly; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; patronage; collecting; political culture; 17th century; portraiture; pretiosa; libraries; knowledge; wonders; Kunstkammer; Gottorf; Dresden; Germany; Sweden; Hedwig Eleonora; absolutism; royal collections; networks; Klöcker Ehrenstrahl; Ulriksdal; Drottningholm; Gripsholm; konstvetenskap; Art History;

    Abstract : The thesis portrays the role of Hedwig Eleonora (1636-1715) dowager queen of Sweden, born princess of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf, as a patron and collector. Her role is analysed as to have played a great part in the Swedish cultural political visual production before and during the age of absolutism in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth-century. READ MORE

  4. 4. Muses and Patrons : Cultures of Natural Philosophy in Seventeenth Century Scandinavia

    University dissertation from Avd. för idé- och lärdomshistoria, Lunds universitet

    Author : Jakob Danneskiold-Samsøe; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; history of learning; Scandinavia; History of Science; Denmark; Sweden; natural philosophy; history of culture; Renaissance; 17th century; history of ideas; patronage; Vetenskapshistoria;

    Abstract : This study analyses the development of natural philosophy in Scandinavia in the 16th and 17th century. Rather than dealing with individual natural philosophers and ideas, it evolves around groups of natural philsophers - the Bartholin family and the former assistants of Tycho Brahe in Denmark, the Rudbeck family in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Femina princeps : Livia's position in the Roman state

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : LOVISA BRÄNNSTEDT; [2016-05-27]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Livia; Rome; Roman empire; political culture; position; motherhood; patronage; imperial cult; honours; privileges; performativity; epigraphy;

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