Essays about: "Political legitimacy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 242 essays containing the words Political legitimacy.

  1. 1. UPLOADING WAR: The Weaponisation of 0s and 1s and the Changing Nature of War

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Noah Bell; [2021-02-25]
    Keywords : war; cyberwar; cyberattacks; violence; legitimacy; maps;

    Abstract : As digital technology revolutionises the world, it is not surprising that it is altering the way states conduct themselves, especially in terms of war. War is a powerful policy tool of states and its implications are massive. READ MORE

  2. 2. An arena for effective opposition? : A systematic investigation into political opposition in the European Parliament

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emelie Lundell; [2021]
    Keywords : political opposition; opposition deficit; European Parliament; European Union; Peter Mair; democratic legitimacy; democratic deficit;

    Abstract : The European Union is suffering from a legitimacy crisis, which thus far has culminated with Great Britain’s decision to exit the union. According to the ‘opposition deficit thesis’, this is caused as there is no arena in which effective opposition can be voiced in the European Union, which forces EU citizens to organise their opposition outside the political system, and often against it. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Mediatization of EU-China Relations

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elin Apelgren; [2021]
    Keywords : mediatization; eu; european union; eeas; china;

    Abstract : Previous research has described EU foreign policy as becoming mediatized, referring to a process where the communication of politics is being adjusted to changes in the media landscape. When more information is available to the citizens through a variety of media, political actors have to compete for the citizens' attention. 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. Why Public Officials Complicit in Corruption? : An Exploratory Study of Doers' Personal Views and Experiences in Central Java, Indoniesia

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Agung Widhianto; [2020]
    Keywords : Corruption; Administrative Corruption; Political Corruption; Public Leadership; Elective Public Officials; Formal Norms; Informal Norms; Public Sector;

    Abstract : Why public officials complicit in corruption? It is absolutely a nagging and antiquated question. This thesis examines the corruption on a micro-scale from those convicted in corruption cases in Central Java Province, Indonesia, more specifically by taking the personal views and experiences of the imprisoned actors into account. READ MORE