Essays about: "Politics"

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  1. 1. SMOOTH OPERATORS? - Ambassadors’ Engagement in Pride parades

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Kristina Gurok; [2022-01-20]
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    Abstract : Ambassadors waving rainbow flags participate in Pride parades in many capitals around the world.However, within existing scholarship, ambassadors are dominantly portrayed as facilitative of smoothstate relations by acting, speaking and dressing in a discrete and non-confrontational manner andcarefully avoiding interference in domestic affairs of the host state. READ MORE

  2. 2. I don’t even think there are environmental politics here! A paper on youth influence and the coal mining industry in Bosnia & Herzegovina

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Matilda Råbrant; [2022]
    Keywords : youth influence; climate change; environmental politics; natural resources; fossil economy; youth engagement; political ecology; Bosnia-Herzegovina; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Bosnia & Herzegovina is the 27th largest exporter of coal-fired energy in the world. Multiple organizations are warning about the dangerous rates of air polluting substances in many of the country’s larger cities. Youths in Bosnia & Herzegovina feel alienated from decision-making, making it hard for them to express their voice and concerns. READ MORE

  3. 3. “Where Did Their Tweets Go?”: A Quantitative Analysis of Parliamentarians “Missing Tweets” in Western Europe

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Joseph Noonan; [2022]
    Keywords : social media; Twitter; intra-party conflict; populism; gendered incivility; legislative politics; political communication; accountability; transparency;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the factors behind politicians' ‘missing tweets’. Missing tweets are posts that were once available on Twitter but are no longer accessible. Despite numerous studies on the Twitter behavior of politicians, few explore the dynamics around politicians’ missing tweets. READ MORE

  4. 4. People help the people: A critical discourse analysis of NGO activism against water privatisation in El Salvador

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Line Lundager Olsen; [2022]
    Keywords : activism; El Salvador; water politics; water privatisation; power; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns itself with the current state of water activism in El Salvador. For 20 years the topic has been a point of conflict for the nation, with both wins and losses for the water activists. The previous academic research into this consists of ethnographic studies. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Responsibility to Protect (R2P): A Strong or Weak Norm? : A Case Study of the International Response to the Ongoing Civil War in Ethiopia.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emma Djupmark Ödegaard; [2022]
    Keywords : The Responsibility to Protect; R2P; The United Nations; Ethiopia; Humanitarian Crises; Norm Life Cycle Theory; Norm Evolution Processes.;

    Abstract : This essay conducts a Plausibility Probe Case Study focused on how the UN and the wider international community have approached the civil war in Ethiopia. Because the Ethiopian Government has been unable to protect its population, Ethiopia can be considered a typical case for the Responsibility to Protect (R2P). READ MORE