Search for dissertations about: "threat"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 533 swedish dissertations containing the word threat.

  1. 1. Threat Construction inside Bureaucracy A Bourdieusian Study of the European Commission and the Framing of Irregular Immigration 1974-2009

    University dissertation from Stockholm University

    Author : Monica Svantesson; Jan Hallenberg; Johan Eriksson; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Threat construction; securitization; bureaucracy; European Commission; irregular immigration; Bourdieu; Framing; Field; Capital; Habitus; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot strategi och säkerhetspolitik; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot strategi och säkerhetspolitik;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines how we construct security threats. Theoretically, it contributes to the literature on securitization and threat construction, which has hitherto overlooked how influential bureaucracies that – in contrast to the police and the military – have little to gain from widened threat perceptions, may still contribute to threat construction. READ MORE

  2. 2. Threat Construction inside Bureaucracy A Bourdieusian Study of the European Commission and the Framing of Irregular Immigration 1974-2009

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

    Author : Monica Svantesson; Jan Hallenberg; Magnus Ekengren; Johan Eriksson; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Threat Construction; Securitization; Bureaucracy; European Commission; Irregular Immigration; Bourdieu; Framing; Field; Capital; Habitus; statsvetenskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines how we construct security threats. Theoretically, it contributes to the literature on securitization and threat construction, which has hitherto overlooked how influential bureaucracies that – in contrast to the police and the military – have little to gain from widened threat perceptions, may still contribute to threat construction. READ MORE

  3. 3. Innate and Conditioned Fear Investigating Responses to Threat using Psychophysiology, Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and Twin Methodology

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jörgen Rosén; Fredrik Åhs; Miguel Fullana; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Emotion; Imminent threat; Social threat; Twins; Face; Personal space; fMRI; Virtual reality; Amygdala.; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : Evolution has shaped systems in the human brain to respond to danger. Some of these systems are innate or hard-wired, while others are learned throughout the entire life span. One commonly studied type of learned threat, conditioned fear, is acquired from experiencing aversive consequences. READ MORE

  4. 4. A threat imminence approach to human fear responding : direction of threat, aversive contexts, and electrodermal responses

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala universitet

    Author : Anders Flykt; [1998]
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  5. 5. Preferences Under Pressure Conflict, Threat Cues and Willingness to Compromise

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Peace and Conflict Research

    Author : Eric Skoog; Magnus Öberg; Hanne Fjelde; Thomas Zeitzoff; [2020]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Evolutionary psychology; Conflict; Threat perception; Social preferences; Peace and Conflict Research; Freds- och konfliktforskning;

    Abstract : Understanding how preferences are formed is a key question in the social sciences. The ability of agents to interact with each other is a prerequisite for well-functioning societies. READ MORE