Essays about: "national identity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 298 essays containing the words national identity.

  1. 1. THE ANTI-IMMIGRANT EMIGRANT Explaining radical right party voting among expatriate Swedes

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mimmi Muleta; [2019-03-28]
    Keywords : radical right party voting; transnationalism; expatriate Swedes; Sweden Democrats;

    Abstract : What can explain the radical right party voting of citizens that have emigrated abroad? Results from the 2014 SOM survey of Swedish expatriates show that 7% of the expatriate population voted for the radical right party of Sweden – the Sweden Democrats. The research area of radical right party support is substantial, and there have been numerous studies presenting explanations to why individuals vote for radical right parties. READ MORE

  2. 2. Collective identity: a navigator in domestic and international politics - The case of Montenegro’s debate on NATO-accession

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Semira Osmanovic; [2019]
    Keywords : identity politics; collective identity; Montenegro; NATO; alliance; party politics; DPS; NOVA; Montenegrin; Serb; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Emerging scholarships on identity politics are challenging the traditional understanding of the relation between politics and identity; from politics shaping identity, to the other way around. The field has lately been successful in mapping out connection between identity and alliance formation, as well as demonstrating how identity shapes political attitudes and policy choices. READ MORE

  3. 3. Will Beauty Save the World? A historical context study of the Miss Venezuela pageant as a conceivable contributor to communication for development.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Jassir de Windt; [2019]
    Keywords : celebrity beauty queens; beauty with a purpose; communication for development; cultural identity; national identity; popular culture; race and class; internationalisation; economic transnationalism; social norms of beauty; representation women; social change; Celebrity-Development nexus; Venezuela; historical context; qualitative research;

    Abstract : In recent years, old-hand development scholars, in the category of Dan Brockington, have expressed their concern over academia’s neglect of the significance of celebrities in the field. As has been the case of an outturn hereof, namely beauty pageants. READ MORE

  4. 4. Securing the Welfare. Analysing the change in the Social Democrats’ discourse for Third Country Nationals in Denmark and Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Luís Vilachá Fernández; [2019]
    Keywords : Identity; social democracy; third country nationals; social rights; ideal type analysis;

    Abstract : The Social Democrats in Denmark and Sweden have dominated the socio-political spectrum for decades with a discourse based on the principles of solidarity, equality and freedom. Since the migrant crisis hit the European Union in 2015, these parties have strengthened their discourse towards migration and migrant incorporation concerning their access to the welfare system. READ MORE

  5. 5. Development of National Identity : The Kalevala and the Finnish

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper (KV)

    Author : Olivia Ahonen; [2019]
    Keywords : Identity construction; Nationalism; Culture;

    Abstract : Forming an identity or a national identity is a long process every country in the world has gone through. The purpose of this research paper is to investigate how the Finnish identity has been portrayed in media between the years 1836-1893. READ MORE