Sökning: "Autocracy"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 24 uppsatser innehållade ordet Autocracy.

  1. 1. Gaining international legitimacy by improving women's rights and gender equality - The case of Nicaragua

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Douglas Svedberg; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Nicaragua; International legitimacy; Women s rights; Gender equality; Autocracy; Political reform;

    Sammanfattning : A reoccurring argument in previous research is that autocracies implement policy changes for women’s rights in order to gain international legitimacy. The idea is that by showing the international community that they are on-board with the global movement to empower women; focus is diverted from their shortcomings in other democratic aspects. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Technological Salvation or Orwellian Panopticon? : A Case Study on Social Labelling, Governance, and Social Control in China´s Social Credit System

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

    Författare :Fredrik Ragnell; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Social Labelling; China; Social Credit System; Governance; Social Control;

    Sammanfattning : The international governance discourse has seen radical changes in both trends and understandings in recent years, from the global dominance of liberal democracy after the Cold War, to the current movement towards authoritarianism. The modern autocracy has progressed its reach by the use of new applications in technology, which has resulted in a digital authoritarianism, also known as E-governance. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Normative Power Europe: Ett verktyg för konsolidering av europeiska normer? : En kvalitativ studie om EU:s normativa maktutövning genom grannskapspolitiken i Moldavien.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Författare :Linda Essby; [2020]
    Nyckelord :EU; European Neighborhood Policy; Eastern Partnership; Normative Power Europe; NPE; Normative Power; Moldova.; EU; Grannskapspolitik; Östliga partnerskapet; Normative Power Europe; NPE; Normativ makt; Moldavien.;

    Sammanfattning : Since the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991 the Moldovan government has become both fragile and unpredictable. With a high susceptibility to external pressures, the country has fallen into a limbo between democracy and autocracy and is today classified as a hybrid regime. LÄS MER

  4. 4. When Ethnics Rebel Nonviolently : Evaluating Opportunities for Civil Resistance in Ethno-Exclusive Regimes

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Författare :Micaela Wannefors; [2020]
    Nyckelord :nonviolence; civil resistance; ethnic conflict; qualitative comparative analysis;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis seeks to understand which opportunities make excluded ethnic groups use nonviolence. The research question is: Under which conditions do politically-excluded ethnic groups initiate nonviolent resistance rather than violent resistance? The study challenges an existing assumption that ethnic exclusion creates opportunities for violence and hinders nonviolence, by exploring if constraints to violence favor nonviolence. LÄS MER

  5. 5. WOMEN & DEMOCRACY IN THE ARAB WORLD A Field Study on Women’s Political Participation in Post-revolution Egypt

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Sandra Jaballah; [2019-09-16]
    Nyckelord :Autocracy; Egypt; Democracy; Political Transition; Political Stability; Tunisia; UNSCR 1325; Women; Peace; and Security; Women’s Political Participation;

    Sammanfattning : Among the countries involved in the 2011 Arab revolution, Egypt and Tunisia are considered to have developed the most. However, Tunisia is the only country recognised as having undergone asuccessful democratic transition, whilst the transition in Egypt has been unstable and not asprosperous. LÄS MER