Sökning: "Afrobarometer"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 14 uppsatser innehållade ordet Afrobarometer.

  1. 1. DEMOCRACY FOR ALL? A Quantitative Study on How Power-sharing Affects Approval of Non-Democratic Governance in African Post-Conflict Societies

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Viktor Johannes Päts; [2023-10-30]
    Nyckelord :Intrastate conflict; post-conflict power-sharing; Afrobarometer; non-democratic governance; grievances;

    Sammanfattning : Since the Cold War, intrastate conflicts have become more common, and more conflict settlements call for power-sharing. Despite power-sharing being so common as a means of ending civil conflict, academic research indicates that power-sharing could be harmful to democratization. LÄS MER

  2. 2. One-Party Dominance and Democratic Backsliding in Botswana and Tanzania: Whither Peace and Development?

    Magister-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Författare :Issa Noor Omary; [2023]
    Nyckelord :One-party Dominance Dominant Party System; Dominant Party; Substantive Democracy; Democratic Backsliding; Third Wave of Autocratisation; Path-Dependence; Peace and Development; Botswana; Tanzania;

    Sammanfattning : Over the past decade, a third wave of autocratisation has stormed the world, hitting democracies and autocracies alike. The ongoing democratic backsliding is attributed to a range of factors. From “executive aggrandisement” and strategic manipulation of elections to "autocratic lawfare”. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The Effects of Internet use on Political Participation: A Statistical Analysis of the African Context

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Författare :Cecilia Cartling Wallén; [2022]
    Nyckelord :Democracy; Political participation; Internet; Internet use; Ordinal logistic regression; R; Statistical analysis; Africa; Afrobarometer; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The internet brings a multitude of opportunities for information access, communication, and mobilization. Many studies point to the democratizing effect of the internet in that it increases political participation among citizens. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Political Information & Ethnic Voting : A study on the impact of political information on ethnic voting behavior in Africa

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Adina Martin; [2021]
    Nyckelord :ethnic voting; Kenya; Africa; political information; voting behaviour; voting behavior; informational shortcuts; ethnic cues; ethnic heuristics; Conroy-Krutz;

    Sammanfattning : ​Does political information lower the incidence of ethnic voting in Africa? Even though a significant amount of research has been dedicated to African ethnic voting behaviour,​not much capacity has been dedicated to studying the function of ethnic cues as informational shortcuts. Considering voters use cognitive shortcuts like party affiliations or ideology when making decisions, it is also plausible that voters in elections characterized by ethnic voting use demographic cues in lieu of more comprehensive information. LÄS MER

  5. 5. US Model of Democratic Governance and China's Model of Authoritarian Capitalism : Africans' Perception of these Transnational Political Processes of Governance

    Magister-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Författare :Franklin Etarh; [2021]
    Nyckelord :democratic governance; authoritarian capitalism; human rights and freedom; Africa; Perception;

    Sammanfattning : As the debate on greater socio-economic rights promulgated by China’s model of authoritarian capitalism or greater human rights and freedom championed by the US model of democratic governance continues to spread across developing countries, this thesis investigates how Africans perceive these two transnational political processes. This is an exploratory sequential mixed method research with data collected through an expert interview of 10 participants from 7 African countries and the quantitative data gotten from Afrobarometer Round 8 survey. LÄS MER