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Eva-Maria Svensson

Professor

Eva-Maria Svensson
Professor , Deputy Head
Legal philosophy/theory, Feminist Legal studies, Gender Equality, Ageing and Freedom of expression
eva-maria.svensson@law.gu.se
+46 31 786 1298
0733-664047

Room number: C614
Postal Address: Box 650, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 41124 Göteborg
Duties: Research, education


Department of Law (More Information)
Box 650
405 30 Göteborg
www.law.gu.se
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Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 411 24 Göteborg

About Eva-Maria Svensson

Deputy Head, Professor, LLD, LLM in Law, Department of Law, School of Business, Economics and Law

My research is mainly concentrated on legal philosophy and theory, particularly in the field feminist/gender legal studies, gender equality law and policy, and freedom of speech. I also do research in the fields of ageing and capability, gender equality in the Arctic as well as Studies of Academic Knowledge in Law.

I participate in several research networks, in jurisprudence, feminist/gender studies, socio-legal studies, critical legal studies, free speech issues, such as the international network on Gender Equality in the Arctic TUARQ, the Nordic Network in Women’s Law and Feminist/Gender Legal Studies, several International Network in Feminist and Feminist Legal Studies, Critical legal scholars, NORSIL (the Nordic Research Network for Sámi and Indigenous People's Law), and the International Association for Legal Philosophy and Social Philosophy (IVR).

During the years 2012-2017 I was director for the centre Gothenburg interdisciplinary gender research Network (GIG).

Up to 2017 I have supervised eight LLD students to dissertation, and for the moment (2018) I am supervisor for three LLD students. I teach master students as well as PhD and LLD students in legal theories and methods, feminist legal studies, discrimination and gender equality.

Senior leader for the research group in jurisprudence at the Department of Law.

Ongoing research projects

Ageing and capability, AgeCap

Gender Equality in the Arctic, TUARQ

Market-driven freedom of speech

On other web sites

Research areas

  • Legal theory and philosophy including feminist/gender legal studies, gender equality and equality policy and law, freedom of expression, indigenous issues, capability of elder

Teaching areas

  • Legal theories and methods, feminist/gender legal studies, gender equality and equality policy and law, studies of academic knowledge

Selected publications

Building and Sustaining Freedom of Expression, Considering Sweden
Kenyon, Andrew, Svensson, Eva-Maria, Edström, Maria
Nordicom Review 2017:1, 38:1 (Jun 20017), s. 31-45, 2016

Feminist and Environmentalist Public Governance in the Arctic
Svensson, Eva-Maria
Arctic Environmental Modernities From the Age of Polar Exploration to the Era of the Anthropocene / edited by Lill-Ann Körber, Scott MacKenzie, Anna Westerståhl Stenport, Palgrave Macmillan, s. 215-230, 2017

Gender Equality in the Governance of the Arctic Region
Svensson, Eva-Maria
Nordic Journal on Law and Society, 1:1-2, s. 16-64, 2017

Trust and values for sale. Market-Driven and Democracy-driven Freedom of Expression
Edström, Maria, Svensson, Eva-Maria
In Carlsson, U. (Ed.) Freedom of Expression and Media in Transition. Studies and Reflections in the Digital Age, Göteborg : Nordicom, s. 67-74, 2016

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2019

Hälso- och sjukvårdspersonalens medverkan i medier
Eva-Maria Svensson
Juridik för hälso- och sjukvård : grundläggande förståelse för regelverket / Ann-Sofie Magnusson (red.)., Stockholm, Liber, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

Sociala medier - möjligheter och utmaningar
Ann-Sofie Magnusson, Eva-Maria Svensson
Juridik för hälso- och sjukvård : grundläggande förståelse för regelverket / Ann-Sofie Magnusson (red.)., Stockholm, Liber, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

Dette brenner jeg for! Festskrift til Hege Brækhus 70 år
Trude Haugli, Siri Gerrard, Anne Hellum, Eva-Maria Svensson
Bergen, Fagbokforlaget, Edited book 2019
Edited book

Older Women, the Capabilities Approach and CEDAW: Normative Foundations and Instruments for Evaluation of the Governance of the Nordic Arctic
Eva-Maria Svensson
New Challenges to Ageing in the Rural North A Critical Interdisciplinary Perspective. International Perspectives on Aging book series (Int. Perspect. Aging, volume 22), Switzerland, Springer, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

The conflict between the legal principles of freedom of expression vs. gender equality revisited
Eva-Maria Svensson
Nordic Gender Equality in Transition: Anti-discrimination Laws, Practices and Scholarship Revisited The Nordic Law and Gender Conference 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Keynote session: Nordic equality and anti-discrimination laws in the throes of change
Eva-Maria Svensson, Åsa Gunnarsson
Nordic Gender Equality in Transition: Anti-discrimination Laws, Practices and Scholarship Revisited The Nordic Law and Gender Conference 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Elsa Eschelsson 1861-1911
Eva-Maria Svensson
Markvärdiga svenska kvinnor 200 kvinnor som förändrat våra liv, Stockholm, Albert Bonniers Förlag, Encyclopedia entry 2019
Encyclopedia entry

Selling short media accountability? The importance of addressing market-driven claims on media freedom
Andrew T. Kenyon, Eva-Maria Svensson, Maria Edström
Media Accountability in the Era of Post-Truth Politics European Challenges and Perspectives, 1st Edition, Routledge, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

GENDER EQUALITY AND AGEING IN THE GOVERNANCE OF ARCTIC
Eva-Maria Svensson
IAGG-ER Conference 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

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