Essays about: "populism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 105 essays containing the word populism.

  1. 1. POPULISM AND POLITICIZATION OF THE BUREACRACY An empirical analysis of the effect of populist rule in Europe and Latin America

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Martin Hammarén; [2020-07-03]
    Keywords : populism; bureaucracy; politicization;

    Abstract : Do populist rule lead to more politicization? As populists have had electoral success in many countries in recent years, populism has received much attention both in the public debate an in political science. One aspect of the concept, how populists act once in power and how they relate to the state bureaucracy has however, so far, received only little attention. READ MORE

  2. 2. FROM TRADITIONALISM AND MORALITY TO DEFENDERS AND ANTAGONISTS OF GENDER EQUALITY The Framing of Gender over time by the Sweden Democrats

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Kajsa Blomqvist; [2020-07-03]
    Keywords : Right-wing populism; Gender; Gender Equality; the Sweden Democrats;

    Abstract : This research study explores the framing of gender by Sweden’s right-wing populist party, the Sweden Democrats over time. It uses qualitative text analysis and frame theory with the aim to analyze how the party has constructed diagnostic (problems) and prognostic (solutions) frames in regards to gender in their official party literature over the last 29 years, between 1989 to 2018 – with a focus on how this may have changed over time. READ MORE

  3. 3. Did the fascists get you? : The New Right's influence on right-wing populism

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Jonathan Madeland; [2020]
    Keywords : fascism; survey experiment; causal networks; New Right; Nouvelle Droite; right-wing populism; the Sweden Democrats;

    Abstract : An experimental survey (N = 415) is used to evaluate fascist qualifications within party preference groups, regarding susceptibility to a neofascist communication style and gravitation toward fascist ideas. Testing the notion by fascism expert Roger Griffin, that the influence of the neofascist intellectual movement the New Right (la Nouvelle Droite) is successfully shaping the 21st century wave of right-wing populism, it is hypothesized that sympathizers of the Swedish right-wing populism equivalent (the Sweden Democrats) are more susceptible to a neofascist communication style and more preconditioned to agree with covertly fascist ideas (as based on the writings of the Nouvelle Droite). READ MORE

  4. 4. Populism Versus the Populist Parties : An Analysis of the Relationship Between Ideology and Populism on the Cases of Fidesz and Syriza

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Oscar Petersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Populism; Ideology; Right-wing populism; Left-wing populism; Civic Space; Fidesz; Syriza; Freedom of association; Freedom of peaceful assembly; Freedom of expression.;

    Abstract : This is a case study aiming to clarify the potentially outdated focus on the populist features in modern populist parties. By analyzing the right-wing populist party of Fidesz and the left-wing populist party of Syriza the aim is to clarify whether populism as a feature is descriptive enough to illustrate these parties, regardless their ideological stance, or whether ideology should be taken more into account than it tends to do today. READ MORE

  5. 5. Smart City Development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Albin Tegnér; Axel Kumlin; [2020]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The term Smart City is a frequently used term regarding cities' modern ICT solutions that contribute towards sustainable development and the improvement of the life quality of citizens. However, Smart City incorporates several areas of which can make a city smarter and is considered ambiguous in its very definition. READ MORE