Sökning: "Meritocracy"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 7 uppsatser innehållade ordet Meritocracy.

  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. Social status and networks in times of educational inflation : The returns of non-meritocratic labour market distributions

    Magister-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Författare :Alisia Morin; [2017]
    Nyckelord :education; wage level; social capital; social network; social background; meritocracy;

    Sammanfattning : The educational system in Sweden is expanding and while some see higher education as a remedy for unemployment, others argue that credentialing of the society with diplomas will harm the competition on the labour market and the value of higher education. However, the effects of educational expansion are noticeable not only at the macro, but also at the micro level. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Social Mobility and Educational Inequality in England: A Regional Breakdown

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Författare :Scott Harvey; [2016]
    Nyckelord :Social Mobility; Education; Educational Inequality; Meritocracy; Business and Economics; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The UK has one of the lowest rates of social mobility in the developed world. While ample research has been published on the stratification of British society resulting from this, far less UK-specific work looks to unpack the processes which ensure these divides persist. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Klart vi ska ha det jämställt! : En kvalitativ studie om jämställd rekrytering på ett universitet

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper, SV

    Författare :Ingrid Öhlund; [2013]
    Nyckelord :gender equality; university; bureaucracy; recruitment process; meritocracy; jämställdhet; byråkrati; universitet; rekryteringsprocess; meritokrati;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract Title: Gender equality – of course! A qualitative study on gender equal recruitment at a university Author: Ingrid Öhlund Several studies show that the division of gender in Swedish universities is uneven. Since universities are important organizations where our future citizens get their education and become socialized, I found it interesting to investigate how a Swedish university handles the gender equality issue in the process of recruitment. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Effects of Revolution Upon the development of Women's Capabilities and Freedom : An Analysis of the Trilogy, TheHunger Games, by Suzanne Collins with a Special Focus on the Protagonist, Katniss Everdeen

    Master-uppsats, Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för språk och kulturFilosofiska fakulteten

    Författare :Negar Chakoshi; [2013]
    Nyckelord :Suzanne Collins; Women s studies in the Hunger Games ;

    Sammanfattning : The present essay is the evaluation of women’s conditions and gender equality in the novel, the Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. Different conditions of women such as the political, physical, marital and financial are analyzed in Panem society before and after the revolution. LÄS MER