Sökning: "city politics"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 57 avhandlingar innehållade orden city politics.

  1. 1. Identity politics and city planning : the case of Jerusalem

    Författare :Ann-Catrin Andersson; Ingemar Elander; Karin Aggestam; Helena Lindholm Schultz; Örebro universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Jerusalem; territoriality; national identity; commemorations; identity discourse; identity politics; commemorative narratives; city planning; traditional Zionism; place-making; city policy; green Zionism; Political Science; Statskunskap;

    Sammanfattning : Jerusalem is the declared capital of Israel, fundamental to Jewish tradition, and a contested city, part of the Israel–Palestine conflict. Departing from an analysis of mainly interviews and policy documents, this study aims to analyze the interplay between the Israeli identity politics of Jerusalem and city planning. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Hushållspolitik : Konsumtion, kön och uppfostran i August Strindbergs Giftas

    Författare :Anna Cavallin; Ulf Olsson; Karin Hoff; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Household politics; domesticity; family; home; masculinity; femininity; gender; sexuality; heterosexual matrix; consumerism; consumer culture; education; discipline; August Strindberg; Giftas; 1880’s; litteraturvetenskap; Literature;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this doctoral thesis is to read August Strindberg’s Giftas in relation to two strands: conduct books on one hand and consumer culture on the other, and to analyse representations of the presence of didactic, disciplinary subject positions as well as the presence of consumer culture, in relation to gender and exercise of power.In the thesis the concepts of consumption/consumerism, including transaction and exposition, are introduced and analysed, as well as the discussion around the status of marriage, and the debate about gender differences and power relations at the time of the publication of Giftas. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Den ekonomiska staden : Stadsplanering i Stockholm under senare hälften av 1800-talet

    Författare :Hossein Sheiban; Martin Åberg; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; modern urban planning; economic discourse; public intervention; capitalism; civil society; municipality; social constructionism; working class housing question; self-help housing; home ownership; housing and property owners; economic sphere; politics; social question; urban history; Stockholm; History; Historia;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores the emergence and development of modern urban planning in Stockholm during the second half of the nineteenth century. Three structures are focused on. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Stadspolitik i Malmö : Politikens meningsskapande och materialitet

    Författare :Tove Dannestam; Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Local politics; city politics; entrepreneurial cities; local government; growth policies; Cultural Political Economy; urban regime theory; governance; urban politics; politics of scale; Sweden; Malmö;

    Sammanfattning : In international research there is a near consensus that the importance of cities is growing. As the policymakers of contemporary cities redirect their policy orientations away from the goal of redistribution towards achieving economic competitiveness, and as they introduce new structures of governance, they are becoming more and more committed to entrepreneurial city politics. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Painting the City : Performative Cosmopolitanism and the Politics of Space and Art

    Författare :Tindra Thor; Miyase Christensen; André Jansson; Toby Miller; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; graffiti; street art; performance ethnography; aesthetic cosmopolitanism; performative cosmopolitanism; urban space; regimes of cosmopolitanism; hyper mediatization; medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Media and Communication Studies;

    Sammanfattning : Understanding everyday urban practices as performative, political, and potentially transformative, this dissertation aims to explore how graffiti- and street art use, subvert, and, via media, extend urban space in Stockholm. Drawing upon a performative ethnographic approach, the study focuses on both the practice of and the various forms of social commentary and critique generated by graffiti and street art in Stockholm. LÄS MER