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Sverigedemokratisk nationalism

Hammer, Ebba LU (2017) STVK02 20171
Department of Political Science
Abstract
Since the quick entry of the Sweden Democrats in contemporary Swedish politics, several studies have been made on the party in order to analyze its different aspects. This study seeks to examine the ideological positioning of the nationalist political party Sweden Democrats. By textual analysis of its official principle programme and complementary qualitative interviews, the study aims to bring to the table a perspective from the inside to the field of study in question.
Since nationalism as a matter of fact is an umbrella term which contains a variety of more defined nationalisms, further research ought to be implemented on the party to gain greater understanding on the politics of the party. By the use of ideological analysis this study... (More)
Since the quick entry of the Sweden Democrats in contemporary Swedish politics, several studies have been made on the party in order to analyze its different aspects. This study seeks to examine the ideological positioning of the nationalist political party Sweden Democrats. By textual analysis of its official principle programme and complementary qualitative interviews, the study aims to bring to the table a perspective from the inside to the field of study in question.
Since nationalism as a matter of fact is an umbrella term which contains a variety of more defined nationalisms, further research ought to be implemented on the party to gain greater understanding on the politics of the party. By the use of ideological analysis this study attempts to present an even more accurate positioning within the nationalist spectra. Ideal types are used for the purpose of catching characteristics of the three different following types of nationalism; civic, ethnic and cultural. What is made clear is that the nationalism of the Sweden Democrats in varying extent carries features from all three ideal types. (Less)
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author
Hammer, Ebba LU
supervisor
organization
alternative title
En idéanalys av Sverigedemokraternas ideologiska placering inom nationalismen
course
STVK02 20171
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Sverigedemokraterna, Sweden Democrats, civic nationalism, ethnic nationalism, cultural nationalism, ideal types
language
Swedish
id
8907021
date added to LUP
2017-07-11 15:38:36
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2017-07-11 15:38:36
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  abstract     = {Since the quick entry of the Sweden Democrats in contemporary Swedish politics, several studies have been made on the party in order to analyze its different aspects. This study seeks to examine the ideological positioning of the nationalist political party Sweden Democrats. By textual analysis of its official principle programme and complementary qualitative interviews, the study aims to bring to the table a perspective from the inside to the field of study in question.
Since nationalism as a matter of fact is an umbrella term which contains a variety of more defined nationalisms, further research ought to be implemented on the party to gain greater understanding on the politics of the party. By the use of ideological analysis this study attempts to present an even more accurate positioning within the nationalist spectra. Ideal types are used for the purpose of catching characteristics of the three different following types of nationalism; civic, ethnic and cultural. What is made clear is that the nationalism of the Sweden Democrats in varying extent carries features from all three ideal types.},
  author       = {Hammer, Ebba},
  keyword      = {Sverigedemokraterna,Sweden Democrats,civic nationalism,ethnic nationalism,cultural nationalism,ideal types},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Sverigedemokratisk nationalism},
  year         = {2017},
}