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Marie Carlson


Marie Carlson

Postal Address: Box 200, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Renströmsgatan 6 , 41255 Göteborg

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Box 200
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Renströmsgatan 6 , 412 55 Göteborg

About Marie Carlson

Marie Carlson is professor of sociology at the Department of Sociology and Work Science at the University of Gotenburg. Her main research interests are cultural studies and the sociology of education with a special focus on ethnicity, gender, class and power relations. After her PhD dissertation (2002) on Turkish immigrant women’s encounters with the Swedish welfare state in terms of language courses she has worked in several multidisciplinary projects – often in a transnational perspective and also in a Turkish context. In 2007 she co-edited, together with Fatma Gök and Annika Rabo, Education in ’Multicultural’ Societies. Turkish and Swedish Perspectives. Transactions Vol 18, Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul. This anthology was also published in Turkish 2011: Çokkültürlü Toplumlarda Egitim – Türkiye ve Isveç’ten Örnekler. Derleyenler Marie Carlson, Annika Rabo & Fatma Gök. Istanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi Yayinlari.

Current projects:

1) Transnational Student Mobility in Higher Education in Asia - An interdisciplinary study of young people's strategies and living conditions (Fundings: Swedish Research Council/UVK).
2) Future citizens in pedagogical texts and education policies. Examples from Lebanon, Norway, Sweden and Turkey (Fundings: Swedish Research Council/UVK).

Latest publications

Immigrant women’s experiences of Employment based (EBV) and Intimate partner (IPV) violence (IWEV): On theory and practice in an Icelandic context
Marie Carlson, Brynja Halldorsdóttir
In Conference Program: Gender and Justice – Theory and Practice across Contexts Atlantic Initiative – Center for Security and Justice Research, October 28–31, 2019, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. , Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

What is a “good citizen”? Policy analysis of Civic Education for newly arrived adult migrants in Sweden
Marie Carlson, Andrea Spehar
ECER-conference 2019/ EERA (European Educational Research Association) Education in an Era of Risk – the Role of Educational Research for the Future, 3-6 September, 2019 – Universität Hamburg, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Neoliberalising adult education.
Marie Carlson, Bengt Jacobsson
In Dahlstedt, Magnus & Andreas Fejes (eds.) Neoliberalism and Market Forces in Education. Lessons from Sweden., Oxon & NY, Routledge , Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

Civic Orientation for Migrants in a Swedish Context – Exploring values and governing from an intersectional perspective
Marie Carlson, Kerstin von Brömssen
Programme Booklet ECER 2018, Freie Universität of Bozen-Bolzano, Inclusion and Exclusion. Resoureces for Educational Research?, Conference contribution 2018
Conference contribution

“The Nationalised and Gendered Citizen in A Global World - Some Examples from Textbooks, Policy and Steering Documents in Turkey and Sweden”
Marie Carlson
Gender and Education Conference 11-13 May, 2018 Istanbul - Sabanci University Center of Excellence for Gender and Women Studies, Conference contribution 2018
Conference contribution

Civic Orientation for Migrants in a Swedish Context – Exploring values and governing from an intersectional perspective
Marie Carlson, Kerstin von Brömssen
ECER/EERA conference 4-7 September, 2018 - Free University Bolzano, Italy, Conference contribution 2018
Conference contribution

Multilingual Education in Sweden and beyond - A discussion on policy and practice with examples from an ethnographic study
Marie Carlson, Kerstin von Brömssen
JustEd International Research Conference Promoting Justice through Education Helsinki 22-23 May 2018, Conference contribution 2018
Conference contribution

Om spänningar i en marknadsorienterad SFI-utbildning.
Marie Carlson, Bengt Jacobsson
Dahlstedt, M. & Fejes, A. (red.) Skolan, marknaden och framtiden. , Lund, Studentlitteratur, Chapter in book 2018
Chapter in book

Nordic discourses on marginalisation through education.
Joron Pihl, Gunilla Holm, Anna-Leena Riitaoja, Jón Ingvar Kjaran, Marie Carlson
Education Inquiry, Journal article 2018
Journal article

Systemet med fritt skolval måste bytas ut
M Dahlstedt, M Fejes, Dennis Beach, N Bunar, N Carlbaum et al.
Svenska Dagbladet, Newspaper article 2018
Newspaper article

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