Essays about: "Public Relations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 264 essays containing the words Public Relations.

  1. 1. Accounting and strategizing - A case study of a public sector agency's event program

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Mikael Daaboul; [2019]
    Keywords : Strategy; Strategizing; Strategy-as-practice; Accounting-as-practice; Public sector;

    Abstract : Accounting research that draws upon the increasingly popular strategy-as-practice perspective has mainly been concerned with the private sector. This paper seeks to counter this orientation by way of a single-case study of a public service agency. READ MORE

  2. 2. Challenging Lebanese politics-as-usual one neighborhood at a time? A Case Study on Beirut Madinati

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Bahar Mahzari; [2019]
    Keywords : Beirut Madinati; municipal platform; the right to the city ; radical democracy; transnational social movements; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : How does the municipal platform Beirut Madinati challenge sectarian structures through its nuanced facilitation of radical democratization processes in Beirut and beyond? Drawing on in-depth, semi-structured interviews with electoral candidates, founders and volunteers of Beirut Madinati and an analysis of documents provided by the participants, this study argues that Beirut Madinati has facilitated processes of radical democracy, which can disrupt patron-client relationships and challenge sectarianism, by attempting to advance egalitarian political structures through the enhancement of participation for and representation of Beirut’s diverse population. In particular, the Lefebvrian ‘right to the city’ approach implemented by Beirut Madinati through its various activities is a practical example of radical democracy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Film Festivals for Social Change - A study of the conceptualization of social change by participants at the Nordisk Panorama Film Festival 2018

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Lili Nottrott; [2019]
    Keywords : Film Festival; Distant other; Public Sphere;

    Abstract : As a popular social practice, film festivals function as sites for entertainment and network building. Within the field of communication for development, especially documentary film festivals are theorized as contributing to public spheres, enabling public negotiations of alternative world views, as well as educational sites to learn about foreign lifestyles and practices. READ MORE

  4. 4. TOPIC MODELING FOR ANALYSIS OF PUBLIC DISCOURSE -Enriching topic modeling with linguistic information to analyze Swedish housing policies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistikoch vetenskapsteori

    Author : Anna Lindahl; [2018-01-15]
    Keywords : topic modeling; public discourse; housing policies; LDA; semantic coherence measures; part of speech;

    Abstract : This work investigates how the method of topic modeling can be applied to investigate the public discourse of Swedish housing policies. The data used to represent this discourse is both from the Swedishparliament, the Riksdag, and Swedish newstexts. The lack of housing and current housing crisis in Swedenmakes this a relevant area to study. READ MORE

  5. 5. Immunity from arrest? - An analysis of obligations for State Parties to the Rome Statute to arrest and surrender a Head of State of a state not party to the Statute in a situation referred to the ICC pursuant to a UN Security Council resolution

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Maria Sandén; [2018]
    Keywords : Public international law; International criminal law; Immunity; Head of State immunity; Customary international law; Rome Statute; International Criminal Court; ICC; UN Security Council; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The International Criminal Court (ICC) was created as a compliment to domestic courts in the global fight against impunity. However, customary international law has afforded Heads of State with immunity from prosecution, even for serious international crimes. READ MORE