Essays about: "information policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 597 essays containing the words information policy.

  1. 1. POCKETS OF WEAKNESS IN HIGH-CAPACITY STATES Migrant Labour Exploitation in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Po-Ts’an Goh; [2019-09-16]
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    Abstract : This thesis explores the uneven reach of a high-capacity state over societal actors. Infrastructural power is the aspect of state capacity that determines how far a bureaucracycan reach into a society. The limited reach over certain societal actors illustrates the variedability of a state’s radiating institutions to regulate social relations. READ MORE

  2. 2. CUE OR NO C(L)UE? How parties shape climate opinion formation using experimental insights from USA and Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Felix Andersson; [2019-06-18]
    Keywords : Public opinion; political parties; party cues; climate policy; experiments;

    Abstract : As a central actor in shaping domestic climate policies, political parties play a vital role inbuilding public support for policies aimed at mitigating climate change. However, previousresearch has neglected the role of political parties for individual climate opinion formation. READ MORE

  3. 3. ‘We have updated our privacy policy’ - An analysis of the suitability of Privacy Policies, as End User License Agreements, to provide transparency as required in the General Data Protection Regulation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Eriksson; [2019-02-14]
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    Abstract : The General Data Protection Regulation presents transparency as a tool for data subjects to become informed and in control of their privacy through their personal information. Within this thesis the possibility of providing transparency for data subjects, as required within GDPR, is questioned based on the suitability of using privacy policies formed as End User License Agreements (EULAs) as the tool providing transparency. READ MORE

  4. 4. Defining Nature: Who’s Talking? The concept of nature in legal cases with Rights of Nature in Ecuador : a frame/framing analysis of interpretations of nature, underlying factors and recommended actions

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

    Author : Laura Elisabeth Wolf; [2019]
    Keywords : rights of nature; Ecuador; framing; frames; nature; Ecuadorian constitutional court; defining nature; social constructivism;

    Abstract : Since 2008, the Ecuadorian constitution grants intrinsic rights to nature. However, scholars highlight the stark contrast between the intended philosophy of rights of nature (RoN) and its implementation. The concept of “nature” in the constitution is left relatively undefined, hence open for interpretation of any actor in court. READ MORE

  5. 5. Towards Agenda 2030: Use of GIS in visualizing emissions from personal automobiles for evidence-based policy and planning

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Jöran Matson; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Geographic Information Systems; GIS; carbon emissions mitigation; local policy; city planning; co-modality; multimodal; mobility; transportation;

    Abstract : Many countries have committed to goals of emission reductions outlined by the Paris Agreement. The actions and results seen thus far from national governments have been lackluster notwithstanding their good faith pledges. City governments have taken it upon themselves to pick up where their national governments have failed. READ MORE