Essays about: "political representation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 211 essays containing the words political representation.

  1. 1. What's the Problem with Gender Inequality? Poststructural Policy Analysis of Gender Equality Policies from County Administrative Boards in Sweden 2018-2020

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Linnéa Petersson; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Gender equality; policy analysis; county administrative boards;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to do a poststructural analysis of gender equality policies from four county administration boards in Sweden. The thesis aims to examine how the policies construct the problem with gender inequality and what subjects, effects and political implication the representation of the problem produces. READ MORE

  2. 2. SWEDISH MILITARY DEPLOYMENT IN THE EU. WHAT MOTIVES LIE BEHIND? A realist explanation how Sweden represented EU military missions in order to maintain relative power.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Carl Brambo; [2019-04-18]
    Keywords : Military collaborations; Sweden; EU; CSDP; Realism; Normative power; Framing; ATALANTA; CHAD; ALTHEA; EUFOR;

    Abstract : In the last few years security and defence policy has been increasingly prioritized in the EU and military collaborations are developing in different ways to deal with and adapt to the threats that the circumstances of the modern world present. The EU and many of its member states have more than twenty years of experience in joint military missions. READ MORE

  3. 3. DOES WOMEN'S POLITICAL EMPOWERMENT IMPROVE GENDER BALANCE IN PEACEKEEPING? A Large N Study of Troop Contributing Countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hanna Buznytska; [2019-03-28]
    Keywords : peacekeeping operations; gender balance in peacekeeping; women’s political empowerment; substantive representation; women’s issues;

    Abstract : Although the United Nations has officially recognized an importance of women’s participation in peacekeeping, the number of female personnel remains low; thus, scholars have been investigating the factors that may facilitate a broader inclusion of women in peacekeeping operations. In order to contribute to the existing literature on the topic, this study examines whether one specific factor, a country’s level of women’s political empowerment, has an impact on the level of gender balance in its peacekeeping troops. READ MORE

  4. 4. Naturvårdsverkets paradoxala förvaltning - en konsument utan ansvar för det gemensamma

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniel Widén; Victor Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Naturvårdsverket; consumer; new public management; subjectification; problem representation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Governance and ideology have significant influence on how problems and policies are conceptualized. This conceptualization affects the way in which political subjects are formed and how individuals regard themselves. In this paper we approach environmental policy from a post-structuralist stance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Outsourced Public Service, Make or Break the Rule of Law?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Fred Ring; [2019]
    Keywords : Outsourcing; Public Service; Procurement; Corruption; Quantitative Study;

    Abstract : Corruption is an area that has intrigued plenty of political scientists. This thesis is an attempt to examine how corruption is affected by the sheer amount of public outsourcing with a sample of countries used in a qualitative multivariate analysis. READ MORE