Essays about: "Eastern Europe"

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  1. 1. Four years with Cotula coronopifolia  : Monitoring and climate suitability modelling

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysiologisk botanik

    Author : Lina Tomasson; [2022]
    Keywords : climate suitability model; Cotula coronopifolia; dispersal mechanisms; expansion speed; invasive alien species;

    Abstract : Cotula coronopifolia is a short-lived plant that originates from South Africa and Namibia. It has been present in Europe since the 18th century. This study includes a monitoring inventory of two C. coronopifolia populations on Öland, Sweden, which has taken place continuously four consecutive years (2018-2021). READ MORE

  2. 2. Post-Authoritarian Trust: How Democratic Backsliding Affects Trust In Institutions In Post-Communist Countries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Wilgotsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Democratic Backsliding; Trust In Institutions; Poland; Hungary; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Since the fall of the Soviet Union, multiple countries in central and eastern Europe have gone through a democratization process yet trust in institutions have remained low in these countries. Now Poland and Hungary are experiencing a democratic backsliding and autocratization and still trust in institutions remain low but stable. READ MORE

  3. 3. EUROSCEPTICISM IN THE WESTERN BALKANS: A CAUSE FOR CONCERN? A micro-level analysis using cross-sectional data of Euroscepticism in the Western Balkan EUcandidate countries.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jonathan Giedraitis; [2021-02-04]
    Keywords : Euroscepticism; the Western Balkans; EU-candidates; Utilitarian factors; Political factors; Identity-based factors; European integration;

    Abstract : This Bachelor’s thesis aims to contribute to the micro-level research on socio-demographic and attitudinal factors to Euroscepticism in the 4 Western Balkan candidate countries using a quantitative framework with cross-sectional data. The thesis focuses on utilitarian, political and identity-based factors. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Matrix Behind Womanhood : Political Ideology and Substantive Representation of Women in Poland

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Dominique Keizer; [2021]
    Keywords : Substantive representation; Womanhood; Poland;

    Abstract : In 2015 the Polish political environment saw a sudden change with the election of PiS (Prawo i Sprawiedliwość/Law and Justice), a conservative right-wing wing party that became the ruling voice in society. Due to the interconnectedness of politics and religion, the role of the Catholic church gained prevalence leading to a shift in the preferred discursive practices. READ MORE

  5. 5. Knowledge Sharing in Cross-Cultural Virtual Teams of an NGO : Exploring the motivation for knowledge sharing of individuals

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle

    Author : Hanna Byström; Marina Jäger; [2021]
    Keywords : Knowledge Management; Knowledge Sharing; Motivation; Cross-Cultural; Virtual; NGO; Teams; Motivation; Individuals;

    Abstract : Purpose – This master thesis aims to investigate knowledge sharing within two selected cross-cultural virtual teams of a non-governmental organization. The particular focus of this study is on the motivation for knowledge sharing of the individual team members. READ MORE