Dr Stina Bergman Blix

Email: Stina.BergmanBlix@sociology.su.se
Phone: +46 (0)8 16 31 84
Address: Stockholm UniversityDepartment of Sociology, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden


Stina Bergman Blix is employed as a researcher at the Department of Sociology working on the project 'Emotions in Court' financed by The Swedish Research Council. She previoulsy held a post doctoral position financed by FORTE (April 2012-February 2014). She has also been a Visiting Research Scholar at Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia (October 2013-January 2014), and worked as an Assistant Professor at the department (October 2010-Mars 2012). She defended her thesis "Rehearsing Emotions: The Process of Creating a Role for the Stage" in October 2010. She is in the board of the ESA Emotions Network (RN 11), and a member of ISRE and ASA.

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The construction of objectivity - emotions in judicial decision-making
01/01/2017 - 31/12/2019

Abidance by the law requires trust in the judicial system to uphold rational and objective justice. But the legal positivist notion of objectivity as abstract is problematic, relying on a modernistic separation of emotion/reason into opposites. In contrast, research has shown ...

Emotions in Court
01/01/2012 - 31/12/2015

The purpose is to study emotions and emotion management in Swedish courts, focusing:

1) The process of learning and mastering emotion management;

2) The influence of power, status and collegiality;

3) The strategic use of emotion.

Data will be colle...

Känslor och ritual i domstol
01/01/2012 - 31/12/2013

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