Search for dissertations about: "state-framed nations"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words state-framed nations.
1. Nationalising Culture The Reorganisation of National Culture in Swedish Cultural Policy 1970–2002University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press
Abstract : By comparative analysis of Swedish cultural policy (including art policy, heritage policy and Church policy) during the Riksdag periods of 1970-73, 1991-94, 1994-98 and 1998-2002 the relationship between cultural policy and the concept of the nation as a homogenous cultural community (defined by either an ethnic or a state-framed concept) is explored. Neoinstitutional analysis of cultural policy as an organisational field is combined with analysis of how the nation is conceived as an imagined community, and what values it strives to uphold to show how these values and concepts are institutionalised in its cultural policy and how this supports the legitimacy of the State as a nation-state. READ MORE