Maria Owiredu

Maria Owiredu

Doctoral student
Department of Political Science Faculty of Social Sciences
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Maria Owiredu's research area is Swedish party politics and political behavior with a focus on foreign policy.

Maria is now writing her dissertation with the aim of studying Swedish foreign policy in the domestic policy-debate. The focus area is the Israel-Palestine conflict, how political parties in parliament have dealt with the Israel-Palestine issue between the years 2006-2021.


Swedish administration and political governance (PIMS)

Swedish and comparative politics (Political Science 1)

Representative democracy in political systems (Political Science 1)

Political ideas (Political Science I)

Oral Presentation Skills




Owiredu, M (2022). ”Religiösas personers intresse för Israel-Palestinakonflikten”, SurveyJournalen, 2020, 7 (2): 76-87


Owiredu, M (2019). Swedes and the Israel-Palestinian conflict: Attitude changes in the aftermath of peace-negotiations.

News articles

Biståndsfrågan handlar också om internationell trovärdighet (

”Stödet för Israel har aldrig varit så stort i Sverige som nu.” – Sydsvenskan

Why is Sweden shifting towards right wing Israel (Haaretz)


Doctoral thesis, monograph (Other academic)

Article, review/survey (Other academic)

Article in journal (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))