Essays about: "the Sweden Democrats"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 57 essays containing the words the Sweden Democrats.

  1. 1. Did the fascists get you? : The New Right's influence on right-wing populism

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Jonathan Madeland; [2020]
    Keywords : fascism; survey experiment; causal networks; New Right; Nouvelle Droite; right-wing populism; the Sweden Democrats;

    Abstract : An experimental survey (N = 415) is used to evaluate fascist qualifications within party preference groups, regarding susceptibility to a neofascist communication style and gravitation toward fascist ideas. Testing the notion by fascism expert Roger Griffin, that the influence of the neofascist intellectual movement the New Right (la Nouvelle Droite) is successfully shaping the 21st century wave of right-wing populism, it is hypothesized that sympathizers of the Swedish right-wing populism equivalent (the Sweden Democrats) are more susceptible to a neofascist communication style and more preconditioned to agree with covertly fascist ideas (as based on the writings of the Nouvelle Droite). READ MORE

  2. 2. The Salience of Issues in Parliamentary Debates : Its Development and Relation to the Support of the Sweden Democrats

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utvecklingLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Ödlund Lindholm Alexander; [2020]
    Keywords : Salience; Issues; Dimensions; Parlament; Parliamentary; Speeches; Debates; Sweden Democrats; SD; Time series analysis; Topic modeling; Structural topic modeling; Text analysis; Radical right; RRP; Neo-nationalist; Trend; Cross-correlation; Regression; Socio-cultural; Socio-economic; Opinion; Computational social science; Party; Strategy; Political; Opportunity; Structure; Textanalys; Sverigedemokraterna; SD; Topic modeling; Radikal; Högerpartier; Trendanalys; Politik; Dimension; Regressionsanalys; Tidsserianalys; Tidsserie; Parti; Opinion; Höger-vänster; Socio-kulturell; Socio-ekonomisk; Riksdagen; Anföranden; Tal; Debatter;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to analyze the salience of issue dimensions in the Swedish parliament debates by the established parties during the rise of the Sweden Democrats Party (SD). Structural topic modeling was used to construct a measurement of the salience of issues, examining the full body of speeches in the Swedish parliament between September 2006 and December 2019. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Can exposure to import competition explain the growing share of votes for the Sweden Democrats?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ellen Olsson; Hedvig Astberg; [2020]
    Keywords : populism; the Sweden Democrats; import competition; trade exposure; China Shock; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Around the world the rise of populist and anti-globalization forces can be seen. In Sweden this movement is prevalent as well, as the populist party the Sweden Democrats is experiencing a substantial increase in support. The reason for this is a widely debated subject amongst scholars. READ MORE

  5. 5. Voter-Party Alignment : Explaining the rise of Swedish populism

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Johan Miyatani; [2020]
    Keywords : Populism; Mainstream; Alignment; Political party; Voter; Policy; Politics; Political preferences; Party priorities; Party support; voting behavior; Populism; Populistpartier; Mainstream; Mainstreampartier; politiska prioriteringar; politiska preferenser; partiers preferenser; röstare; röstningsbeteende;

    Abstract : Populism is on the rise, anti-globalism, nationalism, and xenophobia run rampant, andtraditional mainstream parties seem unable to curb the tide. Sweden is no exception, eventhough it in some cases seems like it should be, with the populist party the SwedenDemocrats gaining more support by each passing election. READ MORE