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  1. 1. GERRYMANDERING THE SLAYING OF AMERICA’S VOTING DRAGON. A Study of Congressional Redistricting in US Elections

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Margot Mandula; [2021-10-13]
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    Sammanfattning : This Master Thesis through the theoretical construction of depoliticization and public bureaucracy a discussion of US Congressional elections and the role of their redistricting authorities will lead the discussion of keeping the government “above politics”. Through a Qualitative Comparative Case Study of two separate redistricting authorities, coupled with a content analysis of legislative information on redistricting organization, legal cases and interviews with acting attorneys, the thesis will attempt to analyze the process links between redistricting authorities and election results from the 2012 US Congressional Elections. LÄS MER

  2. 2. OM LIBERALA PARTIERS (UTEBLIVNA?) VALFRAMGÅNGAR Betydelsen av makro-kompetens

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Michael Holmberg; [2021-10-11]
    Nyckelord :macro-competence; valence issues; position issues; liberal parties;

    Sammanfattning : This bachelor thesis examines a paradox in the literature of political science, namely the rather weak electoral support for liberal parties in Western Europe. As a starting point, the focus lies on the debate whether it is ideological position (Downs, 1957) or “valence” issues (Stokes, 1963) that mainly decides the electoral outcome. LÄS MER

  3. 3. POST-TRUTH IN THE PUBLIC SPHERE IN EUROPE: A Content Analysis of User-Driven Comments on COVID-19 Vaccination on Facebook

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Tsz-Wa Yip; [2021-06-28]
    Nyckelord :Post-truth; Vaccination; COVID-19; Truth Bubbles;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to analyse the presence of post-truth characteristics in the public sphere, using the case study of the highly debated COVID-19 vaccines in Europe. Since 2016, the concept of post-truth has received increased attention in academia, particularly around the intense polarization of issues such as partisan voting, climate change, and vaccination. LÄS MER

  4. 4. VILJANS VAL En kvantitativ studie om valdeltagande i Europaparlamentsvalet 2019 med fokus på motivation

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Julia Lord; [2021-04-09]
    Nyckelord :Valdeltagande; politisk motivation; Europaparlamentsvalet 2019; EU; Europaparlamentsvalsundersökningen; Political motivation; political participation; voter turnout;

    Sammanfattning : The voter turnout in the elections to the European Parliament have historically been low among the citizens in the European Union, including Sweden. Previous research shows that voting participation can be influenced by different factors. This thesis will focus on the individual factors, primary different concepts of political motivation. LÄS MER

  5. 5. KÖNSIDEOLOGI OCH KÖNSSKILLNADEN HOS HÖGERRADIKALA PARTIER En statistisk undersökning om partipositionering och väljarstöd

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Acke Holmberg; [2021-02-25]
    Nyckelord :Statsvetenskap; Statistik; EES; Väljare; Väljarbeteende; Röstningsbeteende; Röstningsmönster; Politiska preferenser; Attityder; Partiposition; Populism; Högerpopulism; Nationalism; Högerradikal; Högerradikala partier; Könsskillnad; Feminism; Könsideologi;

    Sammanfattning : In this bachelor's thesis I explore the effect of radical right populist parties’ (RRP) gender ideology on the European gender gap in RRP voting, with a focus on the RRPs potential electorate of individuals with strong anti-immigrational attitudes. The main method used is linear regression analysis with interaction effects of said party positions, testing both propensity to vote and real vote as dependent variables, with data from European Election Study (EES) 2019. LÄS MER