Essays about: "global democracy"

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  1. 1. How discourse explains the actorness: the case of “shrinking civic space” in the statements of EU delegations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Karina Gordiienko; [2018]
    Keywords : normative actorness; shrinking civic space; systemic factors; discourse; statements of EU delegations; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This study aims to examine how systemic factors shape the capabilities of a normative actor to project its power through the discourse. By looking into the statements of EU delegations related to shrinking civic space this study will identify patterns and variations in the EU discourse depending on the level of repression in the third country. READ MORE

  2. 2. E-Government in Singapore: strengthening political control over society

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ievgen Iaroshenko; [2017]
    Keywords : E-government; non-democracy; privacy; political power; ICT; Singapore; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Developing an e-government in a state has become a new trend in the world of political reform. However, e-government itself as a way of public service digitalization does not incline that political regime of the state will be democratic and inclusive. READ MORE

  3. 3. On the justification of states of exception in liberal democracies - A discourse analysis of how the Hollande Administration fixated the discourse on the State of Emergency in France after the 2015 Paris attacks

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Victoria Lecomte; [2016]
    Keywords : State of Emergency; France; State of Exception; Discourse Theory; Liberty; Security; Rule of Law; Necessity; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : On the night of November 13, 2015, after the attacks perpetrated by the so-called Islamic State against France in Paris and Saint-Denis, President François Hollande decreed the state of emergency. This state of emergency is a state of exception which restricts certain civil liberties such as the freedom of assembly, as several NGOs and UN rapporteurs denounced. READ MORE

  4. 4. (S)examensarbete

    University essay from Konstfack/Textil

    Author : Cecilia Pfaff; [2016]
    Keywords : art; textile art; knitting; crochet; sex; sexy; sexiness; Instagram; selfie; performance; sun chair; craftivism; Dolly Parton; body; feminism; #xxxjobb; #123sexy; konst; textilkonst; stickning; virkning; sex; sexig; sexighet; Instagram; selfie; performance; solstol; craftivism; Dolly Parton; kropp; feminism; #xxxjobb; #123sexy;

    Abstract : Preface:Thank you to all the women in my life who have supported me through this process; to my mother, to my other mother (Susan), to Kara, to Jordan and, of course, to Dolly.Summary:(S)examensarbete is a journey through which I have questioned if knitting can be sexy. READ MORE

  5. 5. A fossilized democracy : the fossil free movement’s work in liberating democracy from the fossil fuel industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Cherry Tsoi; [2016]
    Keywords : Charles Tilly; sustainability science; fossil free; democratization; social movements; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The science of climate change stipulates that fossil fuels must be kept in the ground in order for earth's global temperature to stay below the 1.5 degrees' Celsius increase pre-ordained as safe for continued human civilization, and to avoid catastrophic natural, social, and economic disasters. READ MORE