Search for dissertations about: "protest"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 49 swedish dissertations containing the word protest.

  1. 1. Deconstructing political protest

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Charlotte Fridolfsson; Gullan Gidlund; Per Ledin; Jacob Torfing; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; aporia; deconstruction; demonstration; discourse theory; EMU; euro; gender; hegemony; identity; language; metaphors; movements; occupation; politics; political; political protest; poststructural; power; protest; referendum; riots; social movements; text; violence; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Political Science; Statskunskap;

    Abstract : Part I of the thesis Deconstructing Political Protest is an introduction to the theoretical, epistemological and (anti)ontological approach guiding the analysis in the articles comprising Part II. Investigations into the ideological organisation of political protests are the focus in all four articles. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Making of Protest and Protest Policing: Negotiation, Knowledge, Space, and Narrative

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Mattias Wahlström; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Collective violence; Narrative analysis; Police knowledge; Protest policing; Protest; Provocation; Public Space; Social Movements; Territoriality;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis is to advance our knowledge of the preconditions, processes, and consequences of the interaction between police and political protesters in contemporary Western democracies. Using qualitative analysis of interviews with police officers and political activists, activist Internet forum discussions, and documents produced by police and activists, along with direct observation of protest events and police training in policing tactics, the study seeks to capture the interplay between police and protesters as a continuous process, as opposed to a series of isolated incidents. READ MORE

  3. 3. Power from Below? The Impact of Protests and Lobbying on School Closures in Sweden

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jonas Larsson Taghizadeh; Katrin Uba; Anders Lindbom; Peter Esaiasson; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; school closure; protest; lobbying; interest groups; social movements; welfare retrenchment; political parties; skolnedläggning; protest; lobbying; lokalpolitik; intressegrupper; sociala rörelser; välfärdsstat; Statskunskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent decades, there has been a considerable expansion of citizen participation in protests and voluntary advocacy groups. To analyze this development, the social movement literature and the interest group literature have emerged. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bridging the blocked river : A study on internet and mobile phone practices within an environmental movement between 2005 and 2008 in Argentina and Uruguay

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Media Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Virginia Melián; Kari Andén-Papadoupolos; Anna Roosvall; Christian Christensen; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; internet; mobile phones; collective action; environmental movements; social movements; Latin America; protest; public sphere; Communication Studies; medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : In recent years mobile phones and the internet have played an increasingly significant role, assisting in the organization of dissent worldwide. Only a few studies have dealt with the interplay between social movements and these digital media in Latin America so far. READ MORE

  5. 5. Organizing interest and organized protest : difficulties of member representation for the Swedish Central Organization of Salaried Employees (TCO)

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

    Author : Michele Micheletti; [1985]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap;

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