Essays about: "public policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 800 essays containing the words public policy.

  1. 1. The Legal Empowerment Paradoxy? : A Critical Exploration of Power Imbalances in the Legal Empowerment Discourse from a Global North/South Perspective

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anna Wifvesson; [2020]
    Keywords : Legal Empowerment; North-South; South-South; Development Aid; Postcolonialism;

    Abstract : Legal empowerment as a theoretical and practical concept has gained increasing attention in international development. Due to the shifting aid paradigm, caused by the rising of South-South cooperation, legal empowerment’s proposed bottom-up character has challenged the larger conventional top-down approaches to development that traditionally have dominated the development agenda. READ MORE

  2. 2. Testing Bikelash : A phenomenological approach to community opposition of bicycle infrastructure development

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Caroline Terese Linné Vangstrup; [2020]
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    Abstract : The concept of Bikelash is a term that describes community opposition towards new cycle infrastructure. This aim of this study is investigating the otherwise undertheorized concept of bikelash as an implicit critique to techno-centric traffic planning. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Rise of Russian Soft Power : A media frame analysis of the Russia-based channel RT

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Alexander Hedlund Kancans; [2020]
    Keywords : Soft power; Russian-Ukrainian relations; Crimea; Russia Today RT ; Content analysis; Media frame analysis;

    Abstract : In the information age, media has come to be recognized as a credible mean and foreign policy tool to pursue soft power. Authoritarian states like Russia are competing in the realm of ideas through state-funded news outlets such as Russia Today (RT). READ MORE

  4. 4. The EU communication deficit: : A case study of Swedish print media

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linnea Balck; [2020]
    Keywords : Communication deficit; EU; European Union; news; volume; frequency; political knowledge; Sweden; media;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to explore to what extent and in what way Swedish quality newspapers cover the European Union. In this paper two questions are explored: 1. “Is there a communication deficit between the EU and the Swedish public? 2. READ MORE

  5. 5. THE IMPACT OF MIGRATION POLICY CHANGES ON THE PUBLIC OPINION ON IMMIGRATION A Case Study of Austria and Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johanna Maas; [2019-12-13]
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    Abstract : In this thesis, I examine the relationship between national immigration policy changes andits effect on public opinion towards immigration in Austria and Sweden. Previous literaturehad mainly focused on the impact of public opinion on policy changes while the reverserelationship has not been examined to the same degree. READ MORE