Essays about: "Legitimacy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 494 essays containing the word Legitimacy.

  1. 1. POLITICAL WILL, NO FREE WILL? A Quantitative Analysis of the Influence of Contextual Factors on Leaders’ Political Will to Fight HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marcus Plahusch; [2018-02-20]
    Keywords : political will; HIV AIDS; Africa; public policy; political economy;

    Abstract : Political will has become a ‘silver bullet’ in political science to explain the outcomes of public policy reforms. While success is seen as proof of its existence, failure is regularly attributed to a lack of political will. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gender Groups and the Genocide Convention's Protected Groups

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Filip Hassellind; [2018-02-15]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the crime of genocide in connectivity to ‘gendercides’. Its aim is to investigate whether including gender groups as a protected group in the Genocide Convention is theoretically plausible. READ MORE

  3. 3. Beyond the turning point of activation : Describing the characteristics and changes of Active Labour Market Policy in Sweden between 1991-2017.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sam Assadi; [2018]
    Keywords : The Activation Turn; ALMP; describing characteristics and change; legitimation; institutional legitimacy; comparison; content analysis; state documents; coding scheme; resilience and stability.;

    Abstract : This paper tries to contribute to the collective knowledge on Bonoli’s (2010) concept “The Activation Turn “, both as a phenomenon and a turning point for ALMP in Sweden. It is argued that the Activation Turn has been legitimized in four phases in Sweden (Identification, First organisation, Second organisation and Stabilisation phase, between years of 1991-2017). READ MORE

  4. 4. What Peace? Grasping the Empirical Realities of Peace(s) in Post-war Mitrovica

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sandra Segall; [2018]
    Keywords : urban peacebuilding; post-war cities; the Peace Triangle; Mitrovica; everyday peace; Kosovo; geographies of peace;

    Abstract : Urban peacebuilding has proved particularly challenging in cities contested on grounds of state legitimacy where group identities are salient. Ever since the end of the Kosovo War in 1999, the city of Mitrovica has remained divided and been further polarized by outbreaks of violence, post-war politics, and strained inter-group relations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Is Kurdistan heading toward democracy? : A Case Study of Democratization process in Iraqi Kurdistan

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Maroa Ahmed; [2018]
    Keywords : Middle east; democracy; democratization; autocracy; authoritarianism; Kurds.; Mellanöstern; demokrati; demokratisering; autokrati; Kurder.;

    Abstract : Can a nation without being an independent state reach democracy? According to some researchers a democratization process cannot happen without having an independent state with control over their own territories. The Kurdish people without a given state are divided between four authoritarian states in the Middle east and in opposite to its neighbors' have Kurds ambition to become democratic always existed. READ MORE