Search for dissertations about: "Policy Making"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 418 swedish dissertations containing the words Policy Making.

  1. 1. The dynamics of policy formation making sense of feelings of public unsafety

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Monika Persson; Örebro universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Policy formation; wicked problems; sensemaking; safety; unsafety; fear of crime; policy change; discourse; ideas; interpretive; policy transfer; Political Science; Statskunskap;

    Abstract : Every policy problem has inherent value dimensions. It is on the basis of values that a state of affairs is perceived as undesirable, and thus acknowledged as a problem. This makes the process of defining and negotiating the meaning of a problem an essentially political process. READ MORE

  2. 2. Locating Wind Power Policy The Mechanics of Policy Subsystem Interactions

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : David Newell; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; policy analysis; policy implementation; advocacy coalition framework; network management; wind power; renewable energy; Political Science; Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the drivers behind political decision-making and the policy outcomes resulting from political decisions. It is proposed that in policy processes where political decisions are made at multiple levels or across multiple policy subsystems, policy outcomes can be understood in terms of the mechanisms (i.e. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Policy of Law : A Legal Theoretical Framework

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Mauro Zamboni; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; law-making; politics; policy; jurisprudence; law; LAW JURISPRUDENCE Other law Jurisprudence; RÄTTSVETENSKAP JURIDIK Övrig rätt Allmän rättslära;

    Abstract : This work aims at framing, from a normative perspective, a field in which to locate one of the means of allowing politics to become law: the policy of law. The first part is devoted to the exploration of the relationship between law and politics as considered by major current schools of legal theory, such as legal positivism (Kelsen), analytical jurisprudence (Hart), Finnis’ natural law theory, American and Scandinavian legal realism, Critical Legal Studies and Law and Economics. READ MORE

  4. 4. Microsimulation Models for Disaster Policy Making

    University dissertation from Kista : Institutionen för data- och systemvetenskap (tills m KTH)

    Author : Lisa Brouwers; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap; Microsimulation; Policy Making; Disaster Management;

    Abstract : Two executable simulation models for answering policy questions were designed and implemented. The first for a flood management case, and the second for a disease transmission case that is currently underway. The flood simulation model differs from earlier natural disaster simulation models in several respects. READ MORE

  5. 5. ‘Making Sanitation Happen’ An Enquiry into Multi-Level Sanitation Governance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Nelson Ekane; KTH.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sanitation; hygiene; behaviour; multi-level governance; institutions; policy; implementation; Planering och beslutsanalys; Planning and Decision Analysis;

    Abstract : The importance of sanitation for human health and development is undisputed. Sanitation is now high on the international development agenda and has become a salient issue in most developing countries, Rwanda and Uganda being no exception. However, there are still shortcomings as regards ‘making sanitation happen’ on the ground. READ MORE