Sökning: "substantive representation"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 12 uppsatser innehållade orden substantive representation.

  1. 1. DOES WOMEN'S POLITICAL EMPOWERMENT IMPROVE GENDER BALANCE IN PEACEKEEPING? A Large N Study of Troop Contributing Countries

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Hanna Buznytska; [2019-03-28]
    Nyckelord :peacekeeping operations; gender balance in peacekeeping; women’s political empowerment; substantive representation; women’s issues;

    Sammanfattning : Although the United Nations has officially recognized an importance of women’s participation in peacekeeping, the number of female personnel remains low; thus, scholars have been investigating the factors that may facilitate a broader inclusion of women in peacekeeping operations. In order to contribute to the existing literature on the topic, this study examines whether one specific factor, a country’s level of women’s political empowerment, has an impact on the level of gender balance in its peacekeeping troops. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Women’s Participation in Peace Negotiations and the Inclusion of Gender Provisions

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Isolde Tengbjer Jobarteh; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Peace negotiation; peace agreement; UN; Security Council Resolution 1325; gender equality; women’s participation; representation; female signatories; gender provisions; intra-state conflict;

    Sammanfattning : Are peace agreements more likely to include gender provisions if women participate in the peace negotiations? The international community, national governments and civil societies around the world have assumed that women’s inclusion in peace negotiations result in higher quality peace agreements, where women’s interests are better taken into consideration. To date, there is a lack of empirical underpinning of the assumption. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Är deskriptiv representation även en substantiell sådan? En kvantitativ studie av representationernas samband

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Robin Eliasson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Descriptive representation; substantial representation; quantitative research; women and politics research; comparative politics; Varieties of Democracy data; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The relation between the descriptive and substantive representation has since its beginning been thought to be of the correlated kind, that having the former would also implicate having the latter - at least to some extent. What research has shown us is that the nature of the relation is not as straightforward as we once thought. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The value of citizenship in a British Overseas Territory : Formal and substantive British citizenship in Montserrat

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

    Författare :Patrik Henriksson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :British Overseas Territory; citizenship; formal citizenship; identity; international relations; Montserrat; partnership; substantive citizenship; United Kingdom;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis takes part in the discussion of the of citizenship and what it means to be a citizen within the social aspects. In 2002, The British Overseas Act conferred British citizenship to Montserratians and other British Overseas Territories Citizens. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Does Women Representation Matter? : A study of women MPs response to feminist demands in Uganda

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Janna Cederquist; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Uganda; substantive representation of women; gender; gender equality; women movements; MPs;

    Sammanfattning : Scholars have been conflicted whether descriptive representation of women leads to substantive representation. A new way of measuring this relationship is through the relationship between women movements and female parliamentarians. LÄS MER