Search for dissertations about: "Media Accountability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 swedish dissertations containing the words Media Accountability.

  1. 1. Understanding Media Accountability Media Accountability in Relation to Media Criticism and Media Governance in Sweden 1940-2010

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Torbjörn von Krogh; Mittuniversitetet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; media criticism; media responsibility; media accountability; media regulation; media governance; public interest;

    Abstract : The concepts of media accountability, media criticism and media governance are analysed and discussed in a Swedish setting; how they relate to each other and interact. This is achieved by using various methods – a survey to editors, analy- ses of parliamentary debates, interviews, direct observation and document stu- dies – in studying different stakeholders, media representatives and governance conditions in Sweden during the last 70 years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Criticising Journalism Popular Media Criticism in the Digital Age

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : David Cheruiyot; Karlstads universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Digital media criticism; journalistic practice; media accountability metajournalistic discourse; Media and Communication Studies; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : Today, in a variety of digital spaces, many critics and criticisms of the media exist side by side with journalistic actors and content. This dissertation explores the complex relationships between criticisms and actors who define journalistic practice and accountability of the media. READ MORE

  3. 3. Crisis, Accountability and Blame Management Strategies and Survival of Political Office-Holders

    University dissertation from Utrecht University

    Author : Annika Brändström; Försvarshögskolan.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; blame-management; blame-avoidance; crisis; accountability; presentational strategies; political office-holders; crisis-induced; ministerial career; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot krishantering och internationell samverkan; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot krishantering och internationell samverkan;

    Abstract : Crises are an integral part of our modern world; they are breaking points that disturb our sense of normalcy. While some of them are treated as ‘normal incidents’ that are bound to occur in a vast and complex array of governmental activities, others spark a blaze of media attention, public emotions, and political upheaval. READ MORE

  4. 4. Challenges for the democratisation process in Tanzania Moving towards consolidation 50 years after independence?

    University dissertation from Göteborg : School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg

    Author : Jonas Ewald; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Freds- och utvecklingsstudier; Peace and Development Studies; democracy; democratisation; substantive democracy; role of opposition; opposition parties; ruling party; CCM; CUF; CHADEMA; NCCR; TLP; elections; electionalism; civil society; media; trade unions; parliament; poverty reduction; economic development; interface between economic and political reforms; political change; public sector reforms; local government reforms; iron triangle; accountability; role of donors; aid; development cooperation; democratic culture; Zanzibar; Tanzania;

    Abstract : Tanzania has been independent in 2011 for 50 years. While most neighbouring states have gone through violent conflicts, Tanzania has managed to implement extensive reforms without armed political conflicts. Hence, Tanzania is an interesting case for Peace and Development research. READ MORE

  5. 5. Information, Voting Behavior and Electoral Accountability

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics

    Author : Mattias Nordin; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Information; Voting Behavior; Electoral Accountability; Principal-Agent; Vote Aggregation; Mass Media; News Consumption;

    Abstract : Essay 1: In this paper, I investigate the causal effect of information on citizens’ ability to hold their elected politicians accountable for past behavior. Using survey data from the 2006 U.S. READ MORE