Essays about: "CDU"

Found 5 essays containing the word CDU.

  1. 1. Mainstream Parties reacting to Right-Wing Populism: An analysis of final speeches during the 2017 federal elections in Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Katharina Schaake; [2018]
    Keywords : Party competition; spatial theory; populism; Germany; final speeches; national elections; election campaigns; mainstream parties; niche parties; Alternative für Deutschland AfD ; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Right-wing populist parties are on the rise all over Europe. While academia pays a lot of attention to well-established populist parties in France, Austria and Italy, new competitors such as the Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) in Germany are mostly disregarded. READ MORE

  2. 2. Political Competition and Party Incumbency : The Case of German Federal Elections

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Karen Demski; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This paper investigates party incumbency advantage in German federal elections. I use a sharp regression discontinuity to exploit the firstpast-the-post voting system on the first ballot electing district representatives to the Bundestag, using election results from all voting districts that existed in Germany between 1953 and 2013. READ MORE

  3. 3. ...And Reconcile Us With Evil : A Critical Investigation of the Imagery of Good and Evil in Western Religion, Film and Politics

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Arne L Gellrich; [2016]
    Keywords : Peace and conflict; social psychology; religion; good; evil; böse; übel; Kant; Nietzsche; Obama; Trump; Clinton; TTIP; CETA; Germany; Sweden; USA; presidential elections; presidentials 2016; theology; Jesus; demons; satan; devil; iblis; christianity; judaism; yahweh; god; leviathan; hero; batman; marvel; harry Potter; twilight; avatar; James Bond; Jason Bourne; dragon; brexit; Daesh; Facebook; Campact; protest; CDA; critical discourse analysis; fairclough; SPD; CDU; AfD; Grüne; Linke; PEGIDA; Flüchtlinge; Flüchtlingskrise; TTIP; CETA; Campact; Gabriel; Merkel; Obama; Hannover; Demonstration; Kant; Böse; gut; wohl; übel; Gott; teufel; Jesus; Löfven; Wallström; Brexit; SD; förolämpning; Farsan; Hamilton; flytingar; flyktingskrisen; Facebook;

    Abstract : With an eye on the current social and political situation in Europe, and with regards to the so-termed refugee crisis, this study aims to map the discourse on assumed good and evil shared among Western cultures, as represented by Sweden, Germany and the United States.  The thesis takes its point of departure from essayistic reflections of the philosophical tradition and theological and religious analytical positions respectively. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Recent Healthcare Reforms in Germany – How does the concept of partisanship explain the positions of SPD and CDU/CSU?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jakob Heier; [2015]
    Keywords : healthcare reforms; partisanship; power resources; market-oriented reforms; cost containment strategies; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Since the 2000s, several healthcare reforms have been conducted within the healthcare system in Germany. These reforms aimed at decreasing healthcare costs by introducing market processes into public services, among other means. READ MORE

  5. 5. Spatial Variability of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Tropical Reservoirs

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Limnologi

    Author : David Rudberg; [2015]
    Keywords : diffusion; ebullition; tropical reservoirs; hydropower; greenhouse gas emission; diffusion; ebullition; tropiska vattenmagasin; vattenkraft; växthusgaser;

    Abstract : Hydroelectricity has for a long time been considered climate neutral due to it being a renewable source of energy. During the last years however, studies have shown that emission magnitudes from hydroelectric reservoirs may be equal to those of fossil fuel power plants. READ MORE