Sökning: "freedom house"

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  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. Rwanda – ett land med stora utmaningar med etniska motsättningar : En fallstudie om Rwanda och subkulturell pluralism

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

    Författare :Lina Hedberg; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Rwanda; demokratisering; etnicitet; folkmord; subkulturell pluralism; Polyarchy; Robert Dahl.;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of the study is to investigate if the presence of subcultural pluralism has affected Rwanda’s democratisation negatively. The study’s question is therefore: Are subcultural pluralism an explanation of Rwanda’s low degree of democracy? To answer this, I have chosen to do an explanatory case study and the study is theory consuming. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Are we Making Promises without Proof? : An empirical analysis of the impacts that democracy support and aid targeting education have on democratization

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Ruth Björklöv; [2020]
    Nyckelord :foreign aid; aid effectiveness; democratization; democracy aid; education aid;

    Sammanfattning : As democracy promotion has become an increasingly important aspect on the agenda of foreign aid donors, and since such prioritization of funding comes at the expense of other development areas, it is arguably of interest for donors as well as researchers to investigate its actual impact on democratization. This study endeavors to examine the influence of two types of foreign assistance that could potentially contribute to a democratic development, directlythrough democracy support and indirectly through aid focused on education. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Ägarlägenheter i praktiken : trivseln utifrån ett ägarperspektiv

    Kandidat-uppsats, KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Författare :Ulrica Johansson; Viktor Möllersten; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Condominiums; comfort; practice; Ägarlägenheter; trivsel; praktiken;

    Sammanfattning : Detta arbete är skrivet på Kungliga tekniska högskolan i Stockholm inom kandidatprogrammet Fastighetsutveckling med fastighetsförmedling. Ägarlägenheter introducerades som upplåtelseform i Sverige 2009 med syftet att bland annatöka mångfalden av boendeformer samt ge ökad frihet för de boende. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Demokratins reträtt : orsak och verkan

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

    Författare :Mikael Andersson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Democracy; democratic decline; democratic institutions; democratic retreat; gatekeeper; liberal democracy; potential autocrats; political leadership; populism; Demokrati; demokratiska institutioner; demokratisk reträtt; demokratisk tillbakagång; gatekeeper; liberal demokrati; politiskt ledarskap; populism; potentiella autokrater;

    Sammanfattning : Statistics from Freedom House show that 2018 is the thirteenth consecutive year with democratic decline. This paper examines underlying causes to this democratic decline. This is done through literature review of current research in the field of democracy development. LÄS MER