Search for dissertations about: "accountability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 116 swedish dissertations containing the word 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. Incumbent Renomination Accountability and Gender Bias

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Michal Smrek; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; political recruitment; party politics; proportional representation; gender; incumbency; re-selection; accountability; representation; delegation; preference voting; flexible lists; Czech Republic; Slovakia.; Statskunskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : Party recruiters in proportional-representation (PR) systems are forced to do what their majoritarian counterparts are not: they need to rank-order all their candidates on the party ballots based on whom they most wish to get elected. Consequently, new candidates and incumbents alike compete for a limited number of electable ballot slots. 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. Privacy-aware Use of Accountability Evidence

    University dissertation from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Jenni Reuben; Karlstads universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Privacy; accountability; audit; evidence; system traces; provenance; access control; privacy compliance; security; Computer Science; Datavetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the evidence that enable accountability, the privacy risks involved in using them and a privacy-aware solution to the problem of unauthorized evidence disclosure. Legal means to protect privacy of an individual is anchored on the data protection perspective i.e., on the responsible collection and use of personal data. READ MORE

  5. 5. Free to Conform A Comparative Study of Philanthropists’ Accountability

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala University, Department of Business Studies

    Author : Noomi Weinryb; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; accountability; philanthropists; organization theory; human embryonic stem cell hESC research funding; philanthropy; civil society; nonprofit sector;

    Abstract : Those who are very wealthy may also be extremely free. Independently wealthy philanthropists epitomize this type of freedom. They seem to be able to act in whichever way they please, as long as they respect the limits of the law. Their freedom also implies that they do not experience as much accountability as other funders. READ MORE