Essays about: "Authority"

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  1. 1. DEMOCRACY DISRUPTED - FOR WHOM? A Study on Political Micro-Targeting and its Potential for Revitalizing Political Articulation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jonas Axel Abrahamsson; [2019-06-18]
    Keywords : The Information Commissioner’s Office ICO ; Political Micro-Targeting PMT ; Data Protection Authority DPA ; UK EU membership referendum; political articulation; political theory; Ernesto Laclau; Laclauian theory; institutional totality; equivalential chain; empty signifier;

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  2. 2. Energy-water nexus in Mexico: A network-based approach of polycentric governance.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ricardo Gómez Zamudio; [2019]
    Keywords : Energy-water nexus; polycentric governance; social network analyis; sustainability science; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : By 2050, sixty percent of human population worldwide is going to live in cities. This will increase natural resource consumption to provide products and services in cities. Additionally, current policy making is done through a silo thinking mindset where unintended consequences can undermine natural resources availability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Peace in the peaks? Changes in water and land distribution in Colombia’s southern highlands during the Post-Peace Agreement phase

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Laura Betancur Alarcón; [2019]
    Keywords : Colombia; highlands; peace agreement; armed conflict; water; political ecology; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Governance of environmental resources plays a key role in enhancing or hindering progress towards peace in post-conflict societies. Two years after the signing of the Peace Agreement between the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and the government of Colombia, new dynamics on natural resource and land-use are leading to environmental harm in some regions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Work, Social Enterprise and Mental Health Promotion : A psychology of religious analysis of work as a mental health promotion activity

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Dirk Kehr; [2019]
    Keywords : social enterprise; work environment; health promotion; and disability;

    Abstract : The intent of this paper is to investigate social enterprise, and the Swedish work environment regulations as expressed in the Organizational and social work environment provisions of the Swedish Work Environment Authority (AFS 2015:4) within the context of mental health promotion. This investigation will generate hypotheses regarding how social enterprises and the individuals working in these environments utilize work in creating mental health promotional activities. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Influence of Software-as-a-Service on IT Decision Authority

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Philipp Gerdsmeier; Kevin Wespi; [2019]
    Keywords : IT Decision Authority; IT Governance; Software-as-a-Service; IT Consumerization; Survey Research; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The emergence of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) simplifies the implementation of powerful business IT solutions. The notably lower technical knowledge required and the minimum capital investment needed enable non-IT professionals to adapt, develop and operate IT solutions independently. READ MORE