Essays about: "Legitimacy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 651 essays containing the word Legitimacy.

  1. 1. Using Conservation Conflict Transformation as a Framework to Address Social Conflict Over Wildlife in a Swedish County

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Juliana Theresa Bennett; [2020-02-18]
    Keywords : Sweden; Västra Götalands län; Large Carnivore Management; Human-Wildlife Conflicts; Conservation Conflict Transformation;

    Abstract : In Europe, and throughout the world, the return and preservation of large carnivores isescalating tensions between stakeholder groups, as well as between local actors andauthorities. While wolf conservation efforts have generally been accepted across Swedishauthorities, nature organizations, and the public, there are others who argue that thepreservation of wolves is threatening local values and traditions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Coupling as a Tool for Organizational Efficiency - the case Swedish Armed Forces

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Viktor Emmesjö; Anton Ringström; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : A mismatch between what corporations and organizations display to be doing and what actually is being conducted on a day-to-day basis seems to be a rule rather than exception in today’s organizational environment. According to previously presented theories in the field of newinstitutional organizational theory by Meyer and Rowan (1977), organizations must decoupletheir formal structure from what is actually being conducted internally to be able to be organizational efficient. READ MORE

  3. 3. Overcoming Liability of Foreignness within the Vegan Food Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johanna Brun Gustavsson; Taraneh Kianersi-Adegani; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : Plant-based; Vegan food substitutes; Internationalization; Liability of Foreignness; Market knowledge; Network; Market knowledge; Network; Liability of Foreignness;

    Abstract : The world has become more global due to technological changes and industrialization. Thus, the food industry that used to be local has moved towards globalization as well. However, the industry is still strongly influenced by local preferences which makes the internationalization for companies within the food sector difficult. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gaining international legitimacy by improving women's rights and gender equality - The case of Nicaragua

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Douglas Svedberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Nicaragua; International legitimacy; Women s rights; Gender equality; Autocracy; Political reform;

    Abstract : A reoccurring argument in previous research is that autocracies implement policy changes for women’s rights in order to gain international legitimacy. The idea is that by showing the international community that they are on-board with the global movement to empower women; focus is diverted from their shortcomings in other democratic aspects. READ MORE

  5. 5. International NGOs' framing of their legitimacy in protecting children's rights - A qualitative content analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Louise Dahlstedt; [2020]
    Keywords : Legitimacy; international NGOs; civil society; political responsibility; children’s rights; human rights; state responsibility Legitimitet; internationella icke-statliga organisationer; civilsamhälle; politiskt ansvar; barns rättigheter; mänskliga rättigheter; statligt ansvar; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Convention on the Rights of the Child declares how state parties and civil society share responsibility in protecting children’s rights, as non-governmental organisations are intended to intercede when the state’s initiatives are inadequate. In this bachelor thesis the question of how international children’s rights organisations frame their legitimacy for doing the aforementioned is examined. READ MORE