Essays about: "Political Stability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 130 essays containing the words Political Stability.

  1. 1. Imagining the Commune - Democratic confederalist approaches to law and conflict resolution

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Miran Kakaee; [2020-04-14]
    Keywords : Legal plurism; regulations of social relations; restorative justice; democratic confederalism; self-administration;

    Abstract : In the midst of an ongoing civil war, the people of North and East Syria have been building society based on the ideas of direct-democratic and decentralized self-administration. Differently put, they have embraced the principles and ideas of democratic confederalism, which is the political ideology developed by PKK founder Abdullah Öcalan. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effect of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth in African Countries: Investments from China versus Investments from the Western World

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jenny Särnholm; [2020]
    Keywords : FDI; Economic growth; Africa; China; The Western world; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate if there is a difference in the effect of foreign direct investment (FDI) on economic growth depending on whether the FDI comes from China or the Western world. This study investigates the effect of FDI on economic growth in 44 African countries from 2003 to 2017, based on panel data. READ MORE

  3. 3. WOMEN & DEMOCRACY IN THE ARAB WORLD A Field Study on Women’s Political Participation in Post-revolution Egypt

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sandra Jaballah; [2019-09-16]
    Keywords : Autocracy; Egypt; Democracy; Political Transition; Political Stability; Tunisia; UNSCR 1325; Women; Peace; and Security; Women’s Political Participation;

    Abstract : Among the countries involved in the 2011 Arab revolution, Egypt and Tunisia are considered to have developed the most. However, Tunisia is the only country recognised as having undergone asuccessful democratic transition, whilst the transition in Egypt has been unstable and not asprosperous. READ MORE

  4. 4. The European Union in the time of crises: the internal struggle against the ideology of growth

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Hanna Mroczka; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; climate crisis; European Union; economic growth; discourse analysis; ideology;

    Abstract : In the recent years, a growing body of research across both the social and natural sciences coming from a Marxist tradition has been focusing on the correlation between greenhouse gases emissions and economic development through the modern times. Throughout various research, the scholars argued that the link responsible for the climatic crisis lies in the very premise of the current economic model – reliance on relentless growth. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Nya gröna vågen”- the new back-to-the-landers : Growing new pathways to the future

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Mattias Nitschke; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; gröna vågen; nya gröna vågen; non-human; material practices; modernity; ontological turn; alternative food provisioning practices; physical surroundings; back-to-the-land; practice theory;

    Abstract : In the face of climate change, political instability, ecological destruction, extinction of species and other global issues humanity is facing, various studies are showing that a radical societal transformation is needed to avoid an ecological collapse. This thesis explores the contemporary social-environmental phenomenon “nya gröna vågen” (new-back-to-the-landers) in Sweden as a response to an urgent need for societal transformation as well as a resistance to the conventional modern society. READ MORE