Essays about: "participation"

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  1. 1. TOO OLD TO VOTE? On reasons for non-voting at old age

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ann-Ida Scheiber Gyllenspetz; [2020-09-03]
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    Abstract : It is well-known that voting participation declines with old age, but the reasons are largely unknown. Uninterest in the oldest and routine assumptions that the participatory decline among seniors is something natural deriving from deteriorating health, have likely contributed to the scarce amount of explanations to their non-voting. READ MORE

  2. 2. News Media Usage, Political Interest and Political Participation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Xiaopeng Pang; [2020-08-19]
    Keywords : News media usage; political participation; political interest; age differences; regression analysis;

    Abstract : The discussion in this thesis focus on the relationship between news media usage and political participation. During the last several decades, many researchers have been worried about the decline of political participation, however, more and more opinions believe that political participation has not declined, but just transformed from traditional forms to new forms. READ MORE

  3. 3. Open Minded Innovation: A Case Study on Crowdsourcing for Social Innovation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Lee Giove; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Open Innovation; Crowdsourcing; Crowdsourcing Contest; Crowdsourcing Prize; Social Innovation; Social Impact; Collective Intelligence; OpenIDEO; Early Childhood Development;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis explores how crowdsourcing and, in particular, crowdsourcing contestscan be utilized for the advancement of social innovation. Crowdsourcing contests are growingin popularity as a means for generating innovation across multiple sectors. READ MORE

  4. 4. Political reservations and women’s economic activity in India

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Linn Alexandersson; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : Economic activity; India; social norms; political reservation; gender inequality; stereotypes; Panchayati Raj;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  5. 5. EmpowermentofEthiopianwomenandtheachievementoftheUNMillennium DevelopmentGoals(MDGs)EmpowermentofEthiopianwomenandtheachievementoftheUNMillennium DevelopmentGoals(MDGs)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Epheson Tilahun; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Empowerment; tradition; Millennium Development goals MDGs ; women; development.;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate the connection between rural Ethiopian women empowerment and the development progress process that Ethiopiais achieving contemporarily.It also studied whether the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set by the UN are enough to address the needs and improve the status of women and young girls in Ethiopia. READ MORE