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A matter of democracy: EU soft law in the education area - A study on how Sweden relates and refers to the European Union in the policy field of higher education


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Title: A matter of democracy: EU soft law in the education area - A study on how Sweden relates and refers to the European Union in the policy field of higher education
Authors: Quintans, Johanna
Issue Date: 1-Dec-2015
Degree: Master theses
Series/Report no.: EURP MA
95
Keywords: Democratic deficit
Education policy
Europeanization
Soft law
Sweden
Abstract: The aim of this master thesis is to shed light on some of the democratic implications of Europeanization through soft law in the education area. The central question is how the national level, in its higher education policy, relates and refers to the EU, and how this can be understood and problematized from a democratic point of view. The country in focus is Sweden, and a critical text analysis is performed on official national documents on education policy, covering the time period between... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/41196
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