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EU:s minoritetsrättigheter - en fråga om strukturer ur ett socialkonstruktivistiskt perspektiv

Kjärsgård, Jeanette LU (2012) STVM01 20121
Department of Political Science
Abstract
The aim of this study is to examine and further the understanding of the relationship between the EU and the rights of minorities. It will address how structures affect the development of rights in the member states and how member states in turn affect the structures. Through a descriptive qualitative literature study the objective structural conditions at play for development of minority rights are analyzed within a social constructivist conception, to shed light on the possibilities and limitations held by the agents at play.
Both legal and social resources at the EU’s disposals for influencing the progress of the development of the right are reviewed. However, the lacking foundation of common ideas, interests and identities points to... (More)
The aim of this study is to examine and further the understanding of the relationship between the EU and the rights of minorities. It will address how structures affect the development of rights in the member states and how member states in turn affect the structures. Through a descriptive qualitative literature study the objective structural conditions at play for development of minority rights are analyzed within a social constructivist conception, to shed light on the possibilities and limitations held by the agents at play.
Both legal and social resources at the EU’s disposals for influencing the progress of the development of the right are reviewed. However, the lacking foundation of common ideas, interests and identities points to fundamental problems which restrain the implementation and successful protection of minorities within the EU. The analysis highlights the merit of using the social constructivist criteria of a forum for deliberation and persuasion to achieve the norms set out by the EU. (Less)
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author
Kjärsgård, Jeanette LU
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organization
course
STVM01 20121
year
type
H1 - Master's Degree (One Year)
subject
keywords
minoritetsrättigheter, EU, socialkonstruktivism, intresse, dialog
language
Swedish
id
2373630
date added to LUP
2012-06-27 10:51:43
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2012-06-27 10:51:43
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  abstract     = {The aim of this study is to examine and further the understanding of the relationship between the EU and the rights of minorities. It will address how structures affect the development of rights in the member states and how member states in turn affect the structures. Through a descriptive qualitative literature study the objective structural conditions at play for development of minority rights are analyzed within a social constructivist conception, to shed light on the possibilities and limitations held by the agents at play. 
Both legal and social resources at the EU’s disposals for influencing the progress of the development of the right are reviewed. However, the lacking foundation of common ideas, interests and identities points to fundamental problems which restrain the implementation and successful protection of minorities within the EU. The analysis highlights the merit of using the social constructivist criteria of a forum for deliberation and persuasion to achieve the norms set out by the EU.},
  author       = {Kjärsgård, Jeanette},
  keyword      = {minoritetsrättigheter,EU,socialkonstruktivism,intresse,dialog},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {EU:s minoritetsrättigheter - en fråga om strukturer ur ett socialkonstruktivistiskt perspektiv},
  year         = {2012},
}