Essays about: "public opinion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 281 essays containing the words public opinion.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. The impact of the Protest Paradigm : A media frame analysis of athletes using the national anthem as protest strategy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Celicia Lyche Sjöqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Protest paradigm; Media framing; Abdul-Rauf; Delgado; Kaepernick; National Anthem; Sport Event;

    Abstract : The purpose of the presented research is to evaluate the presence of the protest paradigm on a non-violent protest during a sport event, using the national anthem and the national flag as its strategy. The study will examine the protest performed by Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf in 1996, Carlos Delgado in 2004 and Colin Kaepernick in 2016. READ MORE

  3. 3. Unaccompanied minors in Swedish media - A critical discourse analysis on media constructions of Afghan unaccompanied minors in Aftonbladet and Expressen

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Vanessa Lennartsson; [2019]
    Keywords : unaccompanied minors; critical discourse analysis; news media; othering;

    Abstract : The ability of media to create powerful images, which shape how readers understand certain issues, is very important, especially when linked to questions regarding the attitude towards the Other. This study focuses on a problem which has not been sufficiently addressed by researchers so far – how unaccompanied minors from Afghanistan are constructed in Swedish media. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Hidden Population: A qualitative discourse analysis on media coverage of the homeless population in Ireland.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Ella Kaverma; [2019]
    Keywords : homelessness; media; stigma; housing; Ireland; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Homelessness in Europe, especially Ireland, has been a growing issue ever since the recession of 2008. In addition to struggling with finding safe spaces and everyday tasks such as access to food, showers and grooming, the homeless are met with stigma and stereotypes. This thesis aims to explore how the homeless are portrayed in the Irish Times. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identifying Sources of Disruption in the Context of Sustainability-Driven Innovation

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Centrum för innovations-, entreprenörskaps- och lärandeforskning (CIEL); Högskolan i Halmstad/Centrum för innovations-, entreprenörskaps- och lärandeforskning (CIEL)

    Author : Fredrik Ottosson; Rickard Sevandersson; [2019]
    Keywords : disruption; disruptive innovations; sustainability; sustainability-driven innovation; source of disruption; industrial transformation;

    Abstract : Introduction: Research shows that the lifespan of large companies gets shorter and shorter, the average age of companies on the list of fortune 500 is 33 years, the average age is expected to decline to 12 years by 2027 (Anthony et al., 2018). READ MORE