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The National Library of Uganda: its inception, challenges and prospects, 1997-2007
There are several reasons why national libraries have emerged. In some countries, they were established as symbols of national prestige and status, while others feel that a modern country should have a national library. ...
Passionerad politik. Om motstånd mot heteronormativ könsmakt
Abstract Title: Passionate Politics. Resistance to Heteronormative Gender Power Written in Swedish, summary in English, 350 pages. Author: Cathrin Wasshede Doctoral Dissertation at the Department of Sociology, ...
National Institutions – International Migration. Labour Markets, Welfare States and Immigration Policy
All advanced capitalist countries admit entry to some immigrants and refuse entry to others. Despite the fact that all these countries accept some, but not all, potential immigrants, the variation when it comes to the ...
Om befrielseteologins uppkomst i Latinamerika. En sociologisk analys av religiös förändring.
The overall purpose of the present study is to contribute to our understanding of religious change and to an explanation of the phenomenon. The emergence of the theology of liberation is an important case of religious ...
Varieties of Democratic Diffusion: Colonial and Neighbor Networks
Numerous studies have reported that countries tend to become more similar to their immediate geographic neighbors with respect to democracy. We show that a similar process of mutual adjustment can be found within very ...
Våldets regler. Ungdomars tal om våld och bråk.
Rather than adults’ indignation about today’s youth, the object of investigation in this dissertation is young people’s moral rules. Rules are flexible and formable, often unclear and ambiguous, which means that they need ...
Voting Rights of Denizens and Expats: Adjusting Democracy Indices to the Age of Mass Migration
Contemporary migration flows affect virtually all aspects of the social fabric, democracy included. Focusing their attention on the competitiveness aspects of the regime, comparative measurements of democracy have ...