Search for dissertations about: "Political attitudes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 71 swedish dissertations containing the words Political attitudes.

  1. 1. Leetocracy. Political participation, social network sites and inequality.

    University dissertation from Department of Political Science, Lund university

    Author : Nils Gustafsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : social network sites; political participation; social media; Web 2.0; political mobilization; social movements; political parties; democratic theory; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This dissertation is about whether social network sites have the potential to bring about more equal participation. It deals with a phenomenon that has changed the underlying infrastructure of how millions of people communicate. READ MORE

  2. 2. Making sense of Baltic democracy : public support and political representation in nationalising states

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Kjetil Duvold; Örebro universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Political Science Political Science excluding Public Administration Studies and Globalization Studies ; Samhällsvetenskap Statsvetenskap Statsvetenskap exklusive studier av offentlig förvaltning och globaliseringsstudier ; democracy; democratisation; consolidation; support for democracy; political culture; political representation; party systems; social cleavages; political community; nation-building; ethnic minorities; post-communism; Baltic countries; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Central and Eastern Europe; the European Union; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Political Science; Statskunskap;

    Abstract : A chief topic of this book is the advance of democracy in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The three countries belong to the most ‘successful’ cases of transition from communist rule to democracy, demonstrated by the fact that they joined the European Union in 2004. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cross-Pressure and Political Representation in Europe : A comparative study of MEPs and the intra-party arena

    University dissertation from Umeå : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen, Umeå universitet

    Author : Magnus Blomgren; Umeå universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Political Science Political Science excluding Public Administration Studies and Globalization Studies ; Samhällsvetenskap Statsvetenskap Statsvetenskap exklusive studier av offentlig förvaltning och globaliseringsstudier ; Political science; European integration; European Parliament; Members of the European Parliament; MEPs voting behavior; party delegations; party groups; political parties; Political representation; representative roles; Statsvetenskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; politikvetenskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : This dissertation explores political representation and its manifestation within the European Union (EU). The main purpose is to examine the representative roles of Members of the European Parliament (MEP) in the context of cross–pressure between the national level and the EU level. READ MORE

  4. 4. Anti-immigrant attitudes in context : The role of rhetoric, religion and political representation

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Andrea Bohman; Umeå universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Sociology; Samhällsvetenskap Sociologi; Anti-immigrant attitudes; immaterial contexts; political framing; political parties; religious context; Europe.; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : Background. This thesis directs attention to how attitudes towards immigrants evolve under different contextual circumstances. READ MORE

  5. 5. The personal and the political : how personal welfare state experiences affect political trust and ideology

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Staffan Kumlin; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Statsvetenskap; Political science;

    Abstract : Citizens in advanced industrial democracies frequently have personal experiences with public services and welfare state arrangements. They may have regular contact with public health care services, schools, public transportation, public libraries, and many other types of services. READ MORE