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  1. 1. ANTI-PLURALIST ALL THE WAY? The realtionship between authoritarian support and anti-pluralist vote choice in Europe

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Raphael Schenkel; [2021-10-13]
    Nyckelord :Anti-pluralism; authoritarian; vote choice;

    Sammanfattning : Literature on anti-pluralism has mostly focused on states and failed so far to include the individual level. This thesis aims to fill this gap and explores individual-leve! anti­pluralism or more precisely the question why citizens vote for anti-pluralist parties. As a possible explanation, I identify authoritarian support from the literature. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The EU’s democracy assistance efforts in Belarus - An analysis of the character of EU democracy assistance and involvement in the mass protests of 2020-2021 in Belarus

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Fanny Flyborg; [2021-08-30]
    Nyckelord :European Union; Belarus; Democracy; Mass Protests; Linkage; Leverage; Democracy Assistance; Authoritarian; Civil Society;

    Sammanfattning : During recent events, Belarus has come under the light due to the falsified re-election of Lukashenko in 2020. Mass protests arose, and the civil society’s demand for democracy became clear. LÄS MER

  3. 3. THE CONTRADICTORY ROLE OF THE INTERNET IN AUTOCRACIES Exploring differences between reactive and proactive online repression

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Ella Turta; [2021-07-20]
    Nyckelord :online repression; mass mobilization; asymmetrical control; internet policy; digital authoritarianism;

    Sammanfattning : Ever since the early days of the Internet the “freedom of the Internet” has been a subject for debate. Is it characterized by an anti-authoritarian ideology that fosters public dissent and challenges the authoritarian rule? Or are autocrats using modern technology for their own illiberal purposes? Recent research argues that viewing modern communication technology asinherently liberative or repressive undermines the fact that the Internet functions in a constantly evolving political context. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The double-edged sword? A quantitative analysis of authoritarian stability in the digital context.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Daniel Pakzad Kasra; [2021-03-31]
    Nyckelord :Authoritarian stability; Modern Information and Communication technologies ICTs ; Repression;

    Sammanfattning : Ever since its introduction the relationship between the modern information and communication technologies (ICTs) and authoritarian stability has been a topic of discussion. We have witnessed how the tools these technologies brought with them have been used to mobilize protest and topple dictators, at the same time we are seeing how authoritarian leaders use the technologies for the benefit of their own through enhancing surveillance and propaganda efforts. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Att vinna den narrativa kampen: En berättelse om Ryssland, strategiska narrativ och en alternativ världsordning

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Wilmer Rosell Ödén; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Soft Power; Strategic Narratives; Russian Soft Power; Authoritarian Soft Power; International Relations; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis builds upon the recent literature criticizing the conceptual flaws and liberal bias of soft power studies. It will be argued that these shortcomings have resulted in a faulty understanding of soft power and a rejection of the possibilities of authoritarian soft power. LÄS MER