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  1. 1. An Aesthetics of Resistance: : The Open-Ended Practice of Language Writing

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Avdelningen för estetik

    Författare :Åsa Arketeg; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Humanities and religion; language writing; the l=a=n=g=u=a=g=e journal; Bruce Andrews; Charles Bernstein; Lyn Hejinian; Ron Silliman; open-ended; language; writing; poetry; poetics; construction; theory; practice; separation; aesthetics; resistance; self-reflexion; avant-garde discourse; postmodernism; society; poststructuralism; critical theory; estetik; HUMANIORA OCH RELIGIONSVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation investigates the relation between poetry and theory in the poetic practice of language writing. The topic is approached from the idea that language writing takes place in the tension of an open-ended state. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The School and the Animal Other. An ethnography of human-animal relations in education

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Helena Pedersen; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; human-animal relations; critical theory; gender theory; postcolonial theory; critical pedagogy; the other ; the discourse of species; boundary work; critical ethnography; socialization; meaning-making practices; social representations; the hidden curriculum; social and cultural reproduction; Human-animal relations; the “other”; social and cultural reproduction.;

    Sammanfattning : How human-animal relations are expressed and negotiated has significance for the situation of animals in society and offers insights that contribute to our understanding of how we organize relations between humans as well. This critical ethnographic investigation is positioned at the intersection of education research and the interdisciplinary area of human-animal studies. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Negotiating Teacher Professionalism. On the Symbolic Politics of Sweden's Teacher Unions

    Detta är en avhandling från Malmö University

    Författare :Peter Lilja; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Boundary work; institutional theory; policy analysis; profession; professionalism; professionalization; professional project; teacher professionalism; teacher unions; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; Institutional theory; Policy analysis; Profession; Professionalism; Professionalization; Professional project; Teacher professionalism; Teacher unions;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to critically investigate and problematize the Swedish Teacher Unions’ use of the concept of professionalism within the political negotiation of how to ascribe meaning and content to the idea of teacher professionalism within contemporary Swedish education debates. Departing from two recent educational reforms – the certification of teachers and the reformation of teacher education – and using theories from the sociology of professions coupled with an institutional approach to the study of organizations this study analyzes how the Teacher Unions construct professional projects in relation to each other as well as in relation to the reforms of the current Ministry of Education. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Design-Politics : An Inquiry into Passports, Camps and Borders

    Detta är en avhandling från Faculty of Culture and Society, Malmö University

    Författare :Mahmoud Keshavarz; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN; Humanities Social Sciences; design studies; interaction design; design theory; design criticism; politics of design; critical border studies; political theory; articulation; irregular migration; undocumentedness; social anthropology; politics of movement and migration;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is an interrogation of the contemporary politics of movement and more specifically, migration politics from the perspective of the agency of design and designing. At the core of this thesis lies a series of arguments which invite design researchers and migration scholars to rethink the ways they work with their practices: that states, in order to make effective their abstract notions of borders, nations, citizenship, legal protection and rights are in dire need of what this thesis coins as material articulations. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Immigration, security and the public debate on US language policy : : A critical discourse analysis of language attitudes in the United States of America

    Detta är en avhandling från Luleå University of Technology

    Författare :Soraya Tharani; Högskolan Dalarna.; Luleå tekniska universitet.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Språkpolitik – Förenta staterna Invandringspolitik – Förenta staterna; HUMANITIES and RELIGION; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; national identity; societal security; language policy; ethnolinguistic conflict; human rights; language rights; ethnicity; multilingualism; immigration; critical discourse analysis; language attitudes; English language; Spanish language; United States;

    Sammanfattning : The narrative of the United States is of a "nation of immigrants" in which the language shift patterns of earlier ethnolinguistic groups have tended towards linguistic assimilation through English. In recent years, however, changes in the demographic landscape and language maintenance by non-English speaking immigrants, particularly Hispanics, have been perceived as threats and have led to calls for an official English language policy. LÄS MER