Essays about: "constructivist"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 237 essays containing the word constructivist.

  1. 1. Rights, Sovereignty and Uses of Power: A Qualitative Case Study of Russian Occupied Crimea

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Anna Pitkänen; [2020]
    Keywords : Crimea; exception; human rights; Russia; sovereignty;

    Abstract : The objective of the present case study is to comprehensively examine the widely condemned and still ongoing Russian occupation of the Crimean peninsula. Drawing on theoretical notions regarding the state of exception, this study sheds a light on civil and political rights developments in the occupied Crimea. READ MORE

  2. 2. Narratives of Collaborative Governance : An Exploration of the National Innovation Council

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Kayla Van Cleave; [2020]
    Keywords : governance; collaborative governance; ethnography; narratology; stakeholder; National Innovation Council; Sweden;

    Abstract : Governance is a predominant paradigm in political science, characterizing how current regimes are increasingly steered by multiple societal actors and structures. The specific purpose and processes of such arrangements however, remain vague in theory and in practice. READ MORE

  3. 3. Walking barefoot - A study of high-skilled women in the Gig Economy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Antonio Sterpin; Malva Bröijersén; [2020]
    Keywords : Gig Economy; Gender; Inequality; Doing Gender; Redoing Gender; Ideal Worker; Business and Economics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this master thesis was to increase the understanding of the role of gender in the Gig Economy. This research followed a social constructivist approach with an abductive mechanism that allowed for parallel working with theory and empirical data. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Evolution of Chinese Higher Education Institutions and Policies between 1990 to 2019 - The far-reaching impact of internationalization as a norm

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Abigail Bernet; [2020]
    Keywords : China; Content Analysis; Higher Education; Internationalization; Norms; Research Universities; University Rankings;

    Abstract : The internationalization of Higher Education has caused a sweeping global shift of policies for governments and Higher Education institutions alike. This thesis aims to examine the case of China, and the three-decade evolution of internationalization as an influential norm, guiding the creation of comprehensive policies and plans through a multi-stage process. READ MORE

  5. 5. Promoting a European Identity - an idea- and argumentation analysis of a European identity construction via the European Education Area

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Caroline Lloyd; [2020]
    Keywords : European Union; Identity; European Education Area; Europeanization; Social constructivism; European cultural policy; Nation state; European Studies; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine how a transnational European identity is articulated and constructed in the initiatives constituting the “European Education Area” (EEA). Identity is one of the most disputed and dissociated concepts of social sciences and humanities. READ MORE