Essays about: "governance images"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words governance images.

  1. 1. Cooperation and/or Conflict in the Arctic? : The Meaning of National Images in International Arctic Governance

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Gabriel Estenberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Arctic; governance; cooperation; conflict; national images; Boulding; friendliness; hostility;

    Abstract : This thesis criticises previous research on international Arctic governances for being biased towards liberal theoretical assumptions. It is argued that this bias has lead to an inability to also include theories that can provide nuance about cooperation and conflict in the research on Arctic. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cooperation and/or Conflict in the Arctic? : The Meaning of National Images in International Arctic Governance

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Gabriel Estenberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Arctic; governance; cooperation; conflict; national images; Boulding; friendliness; hostility;

    Abstract : This thesis criticises previous research on international Arctic governances for being biased towards liberal theoretical assumptions. It is argued that this bias has lead to an inability to also include theories that can provide nuance about cooperation and conflict in the research on Arctic. READ MORE

  3. 3. Imagining Public Space in Smart Cities: a Visual Inquiry on the Quayside Project by Sidewalk Toronto

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Tugba Okcuoglu; [2019]
    Keywords : Smart City; Smart Urbanism; Neoliberal Planning; Public Space; Local Governance; Digitalization; Visual Theory; Architectural Representations; Sidewalk Toronto; Quayside Project;

    Abstract : Recently, the ‘Smart City’ label has emerged as a popular umbrella term for numerous projects around the world that claim to offer an enhanced urban experience, often provided in collaboration with international companies through private-public partnerships. As smart cities pledge to create long-term economic sustainability and progressive form of urban entrepreneurialism, it is getting important to highlight risks such as the reduced role of the public sector, technological dominance and data privacy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Reinterpreting ecosystem services : a governance perspective on what ’ecosystem services’ mean in practice for different socio-political actors

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Ana Calvo Robledo; [2019]
    Keywords : boundary object; governance images; ecosystem services; operationalization; working practices;

    Abstract : To govern ecosystem services encompasses interactions among many different sociopolitical actors, from local to international levels. The ecosystem services (ES) approach to biodiversity and ecosystem management intends to highlight human-environment interrelationships. READ MORE

  5. 5. Human Rights Perspectives in Insolvency

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Danilo Ventajar; [2010]
    Keywords : Human Rights; Insolvency Law; Bankruptcy; Stakeholder Theory; Corporate Responsibility; Governance; Financial Rehabilitation and Insolvency Act; Philippines;

    Abstract : What human rights or fundamental rights of stakeholders do insolvency norms and laws affect? Will a human rights perspective help in striking a balance between the affected stakeholders? These are the primary questions addressed in this thesis. The idea that human rights values are relevant to he theoretical discussion about insolvency policy is relatively novel. READ MORE