Essays about: "political processes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 581 essays containing the words political processes.

  1. 1. "Un-masking the Mask-Issue". Examining People´s Meaning-Making Processes and Risk-Cultural Norms regarding Facemasks.

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

    Author : Tim Arasimowicz; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : Facemasks; Efficiency; Communication; Media diets; COVID-19; Sensemaking; Meaning-Making; Noticing; Acting; Risk Culture; Trust in Authorities; Anticipation; Accountability; Framing;

    Abstract : While most of the world quickly came to terms with covering their noses and mouths in crowded places, people in Sweden have mostly gone without, riding buses and metros, shopping for groceries, and going to school maskless, with only a few rare souls have covered up (Novus, 2021). Officials from the Swedish Public Health Authority (PHA) have repeatedly argued that masks are not effective enough at limiting the spread of the virus to warrant mass use, insisting it is more important to respect social distancing and handwashing recommendations. READ MORE

  2. 2. DEMOCRATIC PARTICIPATION IN ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE A cross-country study on the environmental effects of equal citizen political participation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : isabel wilson; [2021-07-20]
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    Abstract : Previous research on countries’ environmental sustainability practices has amassed in conflicting results why some nation states perform better (or worse) than others. Some studies determine that it is the country’s level of development and quality of government that determines stringency in environmental regulation and policy, while others point to states’ level of democracy and quality of democratic principles as the main supporting pillars tosustainability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Piecing the Puzzle: Restorative Justice with Children and Young Offenders in Scandinavia, an Interview Study with Professionals

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Nancy Gutiérrez Olivares; [2021-02-04]
    Keywords : Restorative Justice; Children and Young Offenders; Victim Offender Mediation; Youth Punishment; Restorative Processes; Social Work; Scandinavian Justice Systems;

    Abstract : The modern roots of restorative justice in Scandinavia go back to the emergence of the mediationmovement in Norway in the mid 1970s (Miers, 2001), a process that reached Sweden in the late 1980s(Wahlin, 2005). Victim Offender Mediation (VOM) in Sweden, and Youth Punishment (YP) inNorway, are some of the processes based on the primary components of restorative justice. READ MORE

  4. 4. Användningen av Sveriges offentliga parker under 1800-talet : ett politiskt perspektiv

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

    Author : Anna Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : landskapsarkitekturens historia; offentliga parker; politiska landskap;

    Abstract : Offentliga parker började anläggas i svenska städer under 1800-talet, för första gången i historien fick idén om att alla har rätt till vackra gröna miljöer i staden spridning. Det var den borgerliga medelklassen som tog initiativ till parkerna och därmed formades de i hög grad efter deras ideal och preferenser. READ MORE

  5. 5. Civil society involvement in peace processes : The case of Afghanistan

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Stephanie Derlich; [2021]
    Keywords : civil society; peacebuilding; Afghanistan; peace negotiations; armed conflict; inclusive peace processes; sustainable peace;

    Abstract : Civil society inclusion in peace processes has been recognised to be crucial in achieving sustainable peace. The author first reviews the existing academic literature on this, before looking at how civil society, and especially civil society in non-western contexts and armed conflicts can be conceptualised. READ MORE