Essays about: "Sami people"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 103 essays containing the words Sami people.

  1. 1. Conflicts on Exploited Land

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Anni Wagenius; [2022]
    Keywords : reindeer industry; Sami community; mining industry; green development; green colonization; exploitations; land use;

    Abstract : The North of Sweden is undergoing what’s called a green revolution, where new exploitations arehappening in the name of green development and growth and within the frame of eco-modernism. Thisrevolution is viewed as the solution to many of our problems, one being the climate change, another beingthe de-population of many towns in the North, such as Gällivare. READ MORE

  2. 2. Representation Construction of Indigeneity by State vs Sámi Governments : Communicating Indigeneity through Official Government Discourse in Norway and Sweden

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Elisabeth Hasselström; [2022]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse Analysis; Indigenous peoples; Official Documents; Political Discourse; Representation; Communication; Government; Sweden Norway;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine the representation of the Sámi population as constructed in the official political discourses of the Swedish and Norwegian Governments and the Sámi Parliaments. As Sámi policies and Sámi political action have historically been limited by the dominating postcolonial conception of the Sámi by the nation-state, this thesis evaluates how the Governments of Sweden and Norway construct a representation of the Sámi in comparison to the representation offered by elected Sámi representatives to ascertain how the sociohistorical perspectives of the majority population reflect the conception of the Sámi population today. READ MORE

  3. 3. Opposing ‘green’ extractivism: Voices of resistance in the case of the Gállok iron mine, Sápmi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Elena Maria Gnant; [2022]
    Keywords : political ecology; ’green’ extractivism; energy transition; frontier racism; colonial capitalism; Sámi resistance; just transition; Sápmi; Gállok; Kallak; Jåhkåmåhkke; Jokkmokk; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Embedded in a history of global colonial capitalism and the system’s crisis ridden tendencies and fixes for capital accumulation, extractivism increases globally. The intensive exploitation of resources is increasingly framed as compatible with and necessary to climate change mitigation for the possibility of a low-carbon future, opening new extractive frontiers through a path of ‘green’ extractivism (GE). READ MORE

  4. 4. And we apologise : A study on the reconciliation process between The Church of Sweden and Sámi people

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Anneli von Wachenfeldt; [2022]
    Keywords : Sámi; Church of Sweden; reconciliation; history; apology;

    Abstract : This thesis is about the process of reconciliation between the Church of Sweden and Sápmi. By giving a historical retrospective, the process ends up in a context that can show why a reconciliation is desirable. READ MORE

  5. 5. The coexistence between the Sami People and the mining industry in Norrbotten, Sweden : The Case of H2 Green Steel

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Esteban Birrell Palma; Hanna Kirchner; [2022]
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    Abstract : Under the arctic circle in Boden, Sweden, H2 Green Steel, a carbon-neutral steel processing company, plans to build one of the most innovative sustainable steel mills in Europe. Boden is located in Norrbotten, the northernmost county in Sweden and home to the Sami people. READ MORE