Essays about: "democrat"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the word democrat.

  1. 1. Swedish Belief and Swedish Tradition : The Role of Religion in Sweden Democrat Nationalism

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Religionsvetenskap

    Author : Tomas Stenbäck; [2020]
    Keywords : Nation; Nationalism; Radical nationalism; Populism; Populist radical right; PRR; Right-wing populism; Politics; Legitimization; Legitimation; Belief; Tradition; Culture; Religion; Christianity; Church; Evangelical-Lutheranism; Lutheranism; Lutheran; The Church of Sweden; People; The people; Peoples; Folk; The folk; Swedes; Swedish; Swedishness; Sweden; Identity; Identification; Purity; Cultural purity; Neo-racism; New racism; Culture racism; Cultural racism; Political strategy; The Sweden Democrats; Nation; Nationalism; Radikalnationalism; Radikal nationalism; Populism; Högerpopulism; Politik; Legitimering; Tro; Tradition; Kultur; Religion; Kristendom; Kyrkan; Evangelisk- Luthersk; Luthersk; Lutherdom; Svenska kyrkan; Folk; Folket; Svenskar; Svensk; Svenskhet; Sverige; Identitet; Identifikation; Renhet; Kulturell renhet; Nyrasism; Ny rasism; Kulturrasism; Kulturell rasism; Politisk strategi; Sverigedemokraterna;

    Abstract : In the context of Western, European, Nordic, and Swedish radical nationalism, this study is an analysis of the various ways the political party the Sweden Democrats talks about religion; primarily about Swedish Evangelical-Lutheran Christianity and the Church of Sweden.   The study investigates the party expressions on religion and nationalism, using theoretical models of interpretation, constructed for this specific purpose, out of hermeneutic methodology. READ MORE

  2. 2. Kidnapped Cultural Heritage?: A Cultural Analysis on the Conflict about Cultural Heritage Among Cultural and Political Actors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Elin Fredriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : Cultural Heritage; Sweden Democrats; Museums; National Identity; critical Discourse Analysis; Bourdieu; Political Tool; MACA; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : The Sweden Democrats have, like many right-wing populist parties all over Europe, had an increased success. Frequently they have been accused for thriving cultural policies as an excuse to raise nationalistic and anti-immigrational issues. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hate speech - A comparative study of the rhetoric in the official documents of the Sweden Democrats and the rhetoric in Samtiden, a news site owned by the Sweden Democrats

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Sara Loredana Kiros; [2019]
    Keywords : Sweden Democrats; Hate speech; Immigrants; Samtiden; Minorities;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to shed light upon how the Sweden Democrats, in their official party documents and in the party- funded newspaper Samtiden, crosses the line of hate speech. This thesis uses Parekh's model in identifying hate speech as a theory. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vi är verklighetens röst. (We are the voice of reality.) : A critical discourse analysis of SD-Kvinnor on Facebook from 2014-2018

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alyssa Bittner-Gibbs; [2018]
    Keywords : Sweden Democrats; women; nationalism; gender equality; qualitative discourse analysis; WPR method; social media;

    Abstract : Internationally recognized for and culturally self-identifying as a gender equality advocate, Sweden has seen a recent uptick in popular support among women voters for its far-right nationalist political party, the Sweden Democrats (SD). While nationalist movements are primarily distinguished by their nativist political rhetoric, academic study has consistently shown that nationalism also consistently promotes a traditional gender duality while denouncing feminism and gender equality practices. READ MORE

  5. 5. Policy professionals – a group of self-centered political influencers or party loyal political influencers?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emilia Swiecicka; [2016]
    Keywords : Political advisor; policy professional; representative democracy; public democracy; party democracy.;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the group of political advisors within the government offices of a right-wing and left-wing government, showing differences between the two in terms of recruitment. The political advisors, among many roles both inside and outside the government offices, fall under the category of policy professionals. READ MORE