Sökning: "grievances"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 35 uppsatser innehållade ordet grievances.

  1. 1. Social Movements and Social Media : the case of the Armenian 'velvet' revolution

    Master-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Författare :Eliza Khurshudyan; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Armenian revolution 2018; social movement; social media; contentious politics; citizen video-journalism; collective grievance approach;

    Sammanfattning : Depending on the political environment, economic, cultural and social factors, the digital era provides new opportunities and constraints for mobilization of social movements.The current research was focused on exploring how protest leaders and activists used and perceived social media as a tool for communication and organization during the movement “take a step, #RejectSerzh”; a series of peaceful, anti-governmental protests which led to a shift of governmental power in Armenia. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Justifying Rebellion : A Study on When Individuals Justify Rebellion-Related Political Actions

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

    Författare :Mert Can Yilmaz; [2019]
    Nyckelord :rebellion; civil war; rebel participation; justifications; motivations; political actions;

    Sammanfattning : Under what conditions does an ordinary citizen find it justified for an individual to engage in rebellion-related political actions? Though there is a large body of literature on rebel participation phenomenon, little is known about how ordinary citizens react to the motivations of rebels highlighted by the scholars. This research aims to address this gap by focusing on three generic sources of motivation for rebel participation: economic or political grievances, selective incentives, and indiscriminate violence. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Att hitta en nål i en höstack: Metoder och tekniker för att sålla och gradera stora mängder ostrukturerad textdata

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Författare :Emeli Pettersson; Albin Carlson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Information Retrieval; Artificial Intelligence; Data pre-processing; Data transformation; Data scraping; Machine learning; Data visualisation; Data storage; Big data; Insights generation;

    Sammanfattning : Big Data är i dagsläget ett populärt ämne som kan användas för en mängd olika syften. Bland annat kan det användas för att analysera data på webben i hopp om att identifiera brott mot mänskliga rättigheter. LÄS MER

  4. 4. An Assessment of the threat of Right-Wing Populism in the European Parliament

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

    Författare :Elizabeth Neema Mkerenga; [2019]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : Over 500 million citizens in Europe are affected by the decisions taken at the European Union. However, the complexities of this supranational institution have people feeling voiceless and disengaged in the political system. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Revolutionary Youths- A study of the Iranian revolution in 1979 in light of the youth bulge theory

    L2-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Louise Warvsten; Sarah Vallentin Warrer; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : Demographic changes have created large youth cohorts in many developing countries. These large groups of young people are claimed to increase the risk of political violence according to the youth bulge theory, a theory that has been used to explain the outbreak of the Egyptian revolution in 2011. LÄS MER