Sökning: "Autocracy"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 19 uppsatser innehållade ordet Autocracy.

  1. 1. ELITE SURVIVAL FIRST, THEN MERITOCRATIZATION Implications of Elite Survival on the Meritocratization of Bureaucracies: A Panel Data Study from 1820 to 2010

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Ramin Shirali; [2019-02-12]
    Nyckelord :Bureaucracy; Public administration; Meritocracy; Impartiality; Tertiary education; Political elite; Political regime; Democracy; Autocracy;

    Sammanfattning : Previous research has shown that meritocratic recruitment increases bureaucratic governance and decreases corruption (Evans and Rauch, 1999, 2000). However, less emphasis has been made on why meritocratic practices take root. This paper aims to explore this scientific gap by testing two main hypotheses. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Making Carolean Theatre Real : Johan Sylvius’s painted performances and their surroundings in the Drottningholm Palace

    Master-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för kultur och estetik

    Författare :Clara Strömberg; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Sylvius; Tessin; Hedvig Eleonora; Drottningholm; performativity; reception aesthetics; Carolean autocracy; power relations; Baroque; seventeenth-century; Sylvius; Tessin; Hedvig Eleonora; Drottningholm; performativitet; receptionsestetik; Karolinska enväldet; maktrelationer; barock; sextonhundratalet.;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis concerns the artworks by Johan Sylvius in the staircase, upper vestibule, upper north guard room and upper gallery of the Drottningholm Palace, as painted performances. They are studied as performative cultural encounters with a historically situated beholder but will also be regarded in relation to their spatial and artistic surrounding. LÄS MER

  3. 3. UNGA MEDBORGARE OCH DEMOKRATI -Förhållandet mellan valdemokrati och deltagardemokrati i Sverige

    Kandidat-uppsats, Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Författare :Sofie Hautanen; Anton Johansson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Democracy; young citizens; trust; gender; electoral democracy;

    Sammanfattning : The present study aimed to examine how support and trust in democracy was viewed among young citizens in Sweden. The study used a quantitative approach, in which a web survey was developed based on two well validated measurement instruments. The web survey was distributed via an internet site with 241 respondents age 18-29 years (M = 23.5 SD = 2. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Venezuelas demokratiska tillbakagång : En teoriprövande fallstudie om tidsperioden 2005 – 2017

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

    Författare :Daniella Selander; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Venezuela; Juan Linz and Alfred Stepan; consolidation theory; civil society; political society; rule of law; state bureaucracy; economic society;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to examine whether Venezuela's democratic decline could be explained by the consolidation theory of Juan Linz and Alfred Stepan. Between the years 2005 – 2017, the organization Freedom House concluded that Venezuela’s political and civil rights declined, resulted in that Freedom House classified Venezuela from “partly free” in 2005 to “not free” in 2017, and several scientists classified Venezuela year 2017 as an autocracy. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Is Kurdistan heading toward democracy? : A Case Study of Democratization process in Iraqi Kurdistan

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

    Författare :Maroa Ahmed; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Middle east; democracy; democratization; autocracy; authoritarianism; Kurds.; Mellanöstern; demokrati; demokratisering; autokrati; Kurder.;

    Sammanfattning : Can a nation without being an independent state reach democracy? According to some researchers a democratization process cannot happen without having an independent state with control over their own territories. The Kurdish people without a given state are divided between four authoritarian states in the Middle east and in opposite to its neighbors' have Kurds ambition to become democratic always existed. LÄS MER