Essays about: "Kosovo"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 116 essays containing the word Kosovo.

  1. 1. The Republic of Kosovo, awaited Member State in the European Union or a false illusion? : “Europe is our continent, and the EU is of our destiny”– The Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosovo

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Benjamin Shehu; [2022]
    Keywords : European Union; The Republic of Kosovo; Copenhagen criteria; accession; normative power; international relations.;

    Abstract : The EU has taken a major role in The Republic of Kosovo, creating a new future for the country via the EU office in Kosovo with its role in implementing EU norms in Kosovo. Kosovo is a potential candidate state for the EU and has declared its interest in becoming an EU member state. READ MORE

  2. 2. Myth and Othering in EU Enlargement Discourse : The Case of Kosovo’s European Integration

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper (KV)

    Author : Ejner Pedersen Trenter; [2022]
    Keywords : Political myth; liminality; discourse analysis; Kosovo; EU enlargement; Europeanness;

    Abstract : This paper argues that the EU’s enlargement discourse can be understood as a formof political myth wherein a subject must align itself with an fantasmatic ideal type ofEuropean state. It works through positing a past from which the subject must advance,and a mythical horizon towards which the subject strives. READ MORE

  3. 3. "We are humans, not animals" Obstetric Violence in Kosovo: An Intersectional Analysis of Women’s Responses to Obstetric Violence

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Diana Morina; [2022]
    Keywords : Obstetric Violence; Kosovo; Agency; Intersectionality; Commodification; Informality; Strategies; Tactics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study explores different modalities of agency that birthing women in Kosovo express when met with a high threat of obstetric violence and structural constraints. Specifically, this study identifies the strategies and tactics women employ during pregnancy, childbirth, and postpartum to avoid and minimise the risk of obstetric violence in public and private health settings. READ MORE

  4. 4. WHAT LINKS LACK OF MERITOCRACY TO CORRUPTION? A study of the public administration in Kosovo

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lirigzon Karaqica; [2021-06-14]
    Keywords : Meritocracy; Corruption; Public Procurement; Causal Mechanisms;

    Abstract : The organization of the public administration has been a subject of debate since the time of former US. President Woodrow Wilson (1887). The focus has been on whether the civil servants should be politically appointed or recruited based on their merits. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social psychological perspective on stress and stress coping for working Kosovo Albanian mothers in Sweden and Kosovo

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för hälsovetenskaper; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för hälsovetenskaper

    Author : Viktoria Haradini; Essi Tapper; [2021]
    Keywords : Stress; stress coping; theory of gender; determinants of health; women; Kosovo Albanian; mothers; work-home relations; Stress; stresshantering; genusteori; hälsans determinanter; kosovoalban; mamma; hem- och arbetsrelationer;

    Abstract : Stress is something that affects women throughout their lives and has a huge effect on wellbeing. The negative consequences of gender inequality make it harder for women to improve their lives and be a part of the labour market because of responsibilities with children and housework. READ MORE