Sökning: "biopower"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 44 uppsatser innehållade ordet biopower.

  1. 1. Resistance is Utile : a study of civil society organizing for public service regarding the Occupation of Sollefteå Hospital

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Författare :Mimmi Andersson Johansen; [2020]
    Nyckelord :resistance; occupation; discourse; biopower; identification; cultural heritage;

    Sammanfattning : The declining access to public service is a concern for most rural areas in Sweden. This study aims to understand how civil society organize in order to maintain public service with the example of the occupation of Sollefteå Hospital. The protest opposes the closure of acute health care wards, most notably the maternity ward. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Danger, Docility and the Denial of Death: On Productive Forces of Violent Practices in Prison

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Rut Berling; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Bare life; biopower; discourse of security; force-feeding; F-Type prisons; hunger strike; medical discourse; sovereign power; torture; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis establishes an understanding of violence as discourse in the setting of Turkish prisons, during the death fast in the early 2000s. It uncovers discourses embedded in the acts of torture, hunger striking and force-feeding, each able to produce certain kinds of subjects. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Age of Arrakis: State Apparatuses and Foucauldian Biopolitics in Frank Herbert's Dune

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Författare :Pontus Viberg; [2019]
    Nyckelord :power; ideology; biopower; religion; science fiction; Herbert Dune; America; colonialism; state apparatus;

    Sammanfattning : Frank Herbert’s Dune is generally recognized as the best-selling science fiction novel of all time. While it is commonly referred to as a novel of environmental characteristics, this essay investigates the depiction of society and how the power dynamics in this far future setting are presented. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The Development-Security Nexus

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Pedagogik; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies

    Författare :Thomas Wright; [2019]
    Nyckelord :security; development; biopower; biopolitics; underdeveloped; populations; contingency; frame analysis; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The increasingly interwoven landscape of development and security (often referred to as the ‘development-security nexus’) has become a salient feature of contemporary international relations. This thesis will investigate what this nexus entails and how it impacts the reality of developmental projects ‘on the ground’. LÄS MER

  5. 5. "Ingen får lämnas utanför."

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Frida Ternström; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Agenda 2030; Globalisering; Hållbar utveckling; Nyliberalism; Styrningsrationalitet; Politisk rationalitet; Makt; Kritisk diskursanalys;

    Sammanfattning : Global hierarchies based on power and resources affect international migration and ethnic relations in many ways. To understand how this works you have to understand processes of globalization – like global agreements. LÄS MER