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Vi är si, de är så - en studie av hur sverigedemokraterna konstruerar svenskheten.

Trulsson, Jessica LU (2012) MRSK30 20112
Human Rights Studies
Abstract
The Swedish democrats crossed the four percent threshold for parliament representation in Sweden for the first time in the election 2010. This controversial party has teared open a lot of emotion in the Swedish debates, mostly because of their anti-immigrant politics. The Swedish democrats politics all weigh heavily upon a clear distinction between the swedes and the non- swedes. The party appears to act in a context colored by orientalism, creating a clear category of ”the others”. They argue the importance for a homogeneous Swedish culture and therefore also argue for the so called capital failure of the multicultural society.
The purpose of this thesis is to examine how the Swedish democrats construct the ”Swedishness” and what this... (More)
The Swedish democrats crossed the four percent threshold for parliament representation in Sweden for the first time in the election 2010. This controversial party has teared open a lot of emotion in the Swedish debates, mostly because of their anti-immigrant politics. The Swedish democrats politics all weigh heavily upon a clear distinction between the swedes and the non- swedes. The party appears to act in a context colored by orientalism, creating a clear category of ”the others”. They argue the importance for a homogeneous Swedish culture and therefore also argue for the so called capital failure of the multicultural society.
The purpose of this thesis is to examine how the Swedish democrats construct the ”Swedishness” and what this mean to the category of ”non-Swedes”. (Less)
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author
Trulsson, Jessica LU
supervisor
organization
course
MRSK30 20112
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Swedes, The others, Orientalism, Sweden, Swedish Democrats, Swedishness, Mänskliga rättigheter, Human rights
language
Swedish
id
2277382
date added to LUP
2012-03-06 16:06:36
date last changed
2014-09-04 08:27:53
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  abstract     = {The Swedish democrats crossed the four percent threshold for parliament representation in Sweden for the first time in the election 2010. This controversial party has teared open a lot of emotion in the Swedish debates, mostly because of their anti-immigrant politics. The Swedish democrats politics all weigh heavily upon a clear distinction between the swedes and the non- swedes. The party appears to act in a context colored by orientalism, creating a clear category of ”the others”. They argue the importance for a homogeneous Swedish culture and therefore also argue for the so called capital failure of the multicultural society.
The purpose of this thesis is to examine how the Swedish democrats construct the ”Swedishness” and what this mean to the category of ”non-Swedes”.},
  author       = {Trulsson, Jessica},
  keyword      = {Swedes,The others,Orientalism,Sweden,Swedish Democrats,Swedishness,Mänskliga rättigheter,Human rights},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Vi är si, de är så - en studie av hur sverigedemokraterna konstruerar svenskheten.},
  year         = {2012},
}