Essays about: "governmentality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 95 essays containing the word governmentality.

  1. 1. The inclusion of Bio-energy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) in Integrated Assessment Models: Assessing legitimacy within published climate discourses

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Guy Finkill; [2019]
    Keywords : BECCS; Discourse; Governance; IAMs; Legitimacy; Sustainable Development.;

    Abstract : This thesis assesses the discourses identified in the literature that is critical to BECCS and its inclusion in IAMs used in the construction of RCP2.6 through a Foucauldian inspired discourse analysis. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Having Demands and Expectations is Love”: Problematisations and the Constructions of Subjects in a Labour Market Program in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Katarina Anderson Käppi; [2019]
    Keywords : labour market policy; governmentality; subject; New Public Management NPM ; dependency; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how subjects are constructed within the labour market program called Trelleborgsmodellen, or the Trelleborg Model. It focuses on the Labour Market Department within Trelleborg Municipality and how economic welfare applicants and street level bureaucrats are constructed in the policy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Behind the tap : an analysis of Kenya’s Water Act 2016

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

    Author : Elvis Bahati Orlendo; [2019]
    Keywords : Water Act 2016; WPR approach; problematisations; governmentality; discourse;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis is to analyze Kenya’s 2016 Water Act and to describe the tensions and conflicts that have emerged from the launch and implementation of the Water Act 2016. More specifically the thesis highlights what the Act represents and defines as the major problem(s) with regards to how Kenya’s water resources, supply and services should be managed, developed and regulated. READ MORE

  4. 4. The retreat of multiculturalism in the Netherlands: A post-structural policy analysis

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Elina Airiian; [2019]
    Keywords : Dutch integration; Policy analysis; Bacchi; WPR; Post-structuralism; Governmentality;

    Abstract : Since the 1990’s, the retreat of multiculturalism has been described as an integration policy trend across European states. There is however much disagreement among scholars on how this phenomenon should be understood and whether it actually exists. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Galapagos Islands - a conflict of interests : a case study of how conservation, tourism and local interests meet, and howthat affect the islands and the residents

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

    Author : Louise Arbin; [2019]
    Keywords : Conservation; tourism; governmentality; political ecology; Galapagos; Ecuador;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine how conservation, a growing tourism industry, and local interests meet at the Galapagos islands, Ecuador, and how that affects the islands and the people living or working there. This study is a result of a case study conducted at the Galapagos islands, mainly the island of Santa Cruz (which is the most populated island and the “economic capital”, as well as the island that has gone through the most rapid change in relation to growing tourism industry and development), done over the course of six weeks. READ MORE