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Forskning 2.0?

Wikberger, Emma LU (2017) STVM20 20171
Department of Political Science
Abstract (Swedish)
The aim of the study is to critically review the Swedish government's views on Swedish research by examining a researsch policy through a discourse analysis based on Carol Bacchi's WPR method. The material consists of the Swedish government's research proposition "Kunskap i samverkan, för samhällets utmaningar och stärkt konkurrenskraft". The analysis focuses on identifying which problem representations about Swedish research that can be identified in the governmental proposition, as well as analysing the underlying assumptions that constitute these problem representations. Central key concepts, dichotomies, silences and discursive effects are also studied in the analysis. The results show an increased political governance of Swedish... (More)
The aim of the study is to critically review the Swedish government's views on Swedish research by examining a researsch policy through a discourse analysis based on Carol Bacchi's WPR method. The material consists of the Swedish government's research proposition "Kunskap i samverkan, för samhällets utmaningar och stärkt konkurrenskraft". The analysis focuses on identifying which problem representations about Swedish research that can be identified in the governmental proposition, as well as analysing the underlying assumptions that constitute these problem representations. Central key concepts, dichotomies, silences and discursive effects are also studied in the analysis. The results show an increased political governance of Swedish research. The results also show the governmental proposition taking on a view on research as something that has the main goal to contribute to increased growth and innovation in business. (Less)
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author
Wikberger, Emma LU
supervisor
organization
course
STVM20 20171
year
type
H1 - Master's Degree (One Year)
subject
keywords
WPR-analys, diskurs, svensk forskning, forskningspolitik, forskningsproposition, policyanalys
language
Swedish
id
8922686
date added to LUP
2018-04-27 10:10:53
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2018-10-03 10:42:40
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  abstract     = {The aim of the study is to critically review the Swedish government's views on Swedish research by examining a researsch policy through a discourse analysis based on Carol Bacchi's WPR method. The material consists of the Swedish government's research proposition "Kunskap i samverkan, för samhällets utmaningar och stärkt konkurrenskraft". The analysis focuses on identifying which problem representations about Swedish research that can be identified in the governmental proposition, as well as analysing the underlying assumptions that constitute these problem representations. Central key concepts, dichotomies, silences and discursive effects are also studied in the analysis. The results show an increased political governance of Swedish research. The results also show the governmental proposition taking on a view on research as something that has the main goal to contribute to increased growth and innovation in business.},
  author       = {Wikberger, Emma},
  keyword      = {WPR-analys,diskurs,svensk forskning,forskningspolitik,forskningsproposition,policyanalys},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Forskning 2.0?},
  year         = {2017},
}