Search for dissertations about: "Media Accountability"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 21 swedish dissertations containing the words Media Accountability.

  1. 6. The Social and Political Impact of Natural Disasters Investigating Attitudes and Media Coverage in the Wake of Disasters

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Frederike Albrecht; Charles Parker; Katrin Uba; Susanne Wallman-Lundåsen; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Natural disasters in Europe; social capital; social trust; sociology of disasters; politics of disasters; political trust; satisfaction with the government; government accountability; media coverage of disasters; media framing; claims-making; political claims; Statskunskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : Natural disasters are social and political phenomena. Social structures create vulnerability to natural hazards and governments are often seen as responsible for the effects of disasters. READ MORE

  2. 7. Information and records management systems and the impact of information culture on the management of public information

    University dissertation from Amsterdam : University of Amsterdam

    Author : Proscovia Svärd; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Enterprise Content Management; Records Management; EGovernment; Organizational Culture and Information Culture; Media and Communications; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The information society and the paperless office are by now two timeworn metaphors of contemporary society, where information is considered as the main asset and vehicle for economic, cultural and political achievements, enhanced by the use of information technology. Though information is considered an important asset not much attention is paid to its management. READ MORE

  3. 8. Video letters, mediation and (proper) distance A qualitative study of international development communication in practice

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Florencia Enghel; Miyase Christensen; Karin Wilkins; Robin Mansell; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; development communication; mediation; proper distance; international; video letters; Media and Communication Studies; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study scrutinizes the trajectory of an international development communication intervention aimed at mediating, rendering public and mobilizing processes of reconnection among estranged citizens across the former Yugoslavia. The intervention, which took place between 2000 and 2005 in the wider context of post-conflict international development assistance and peacebuilding operations in the region, was known as the Videoletters project. READ MORE

  4. 9. Preserving Privacy in Transparency Logging

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Tobias Pulls; Simone Fischer-Hübner; Sonja Buchegger; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Privacy-enhancing technologies; transparency-enhancing tools; transparency logging; authenticated data structures; Datavetenskap; Computer Science;

    Abstract : The subject of this dissertation is the construction of privacy-enhancing technologies (PETs) for transparency logging, a technology at the intersection of privacy, transparency, and accountability. Transparency logging facilitates the transportation of data from service providers to users of services and is therefore a key enabler for ex-post transparency-enhancing tools (TETs). READ MORE

  5. 10. Information and records management systems and the impact of information culture on the management of public information

    University dissertation from Amsterdam : University of Amsterdam

    Author : Proscovia Svärd; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Enterprise Content Management; Records Management; EGovernment; Organizational Culture and Information Culture;

    Abstract : The information society and the paperless office are by now two timeworn metaphors of contemporary society, where information is considered as the main asset and vehicle for economic, cultural and political achievements, enhanced by the use of information technology. Though information is considered an important asset not much attention is paid to its management. READ MORE