Search for dissertations about: "legislators"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 swedish dissertations containing the word legislators.

  1. 1. Crossing to the Mainstream: Information Challenges and Possibilities for Female Legislators in the Ugandan Parliament

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Ruth Nalumaga; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; affirmativ action; information access; information acquisition; social transformation; legislators; insiders; outsiders; Uganda;

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  2. 2. Drawing the limits Unaccompanied minors in Swedish asylum policy and procedure

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Child and Youth Studies. Stockholm University

    Author : Daniel Hedlund; Ann-Christin Cederborg; Mauro Zamboni; Charles Watters; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; unaccompanied minors; separated minors; refugees; asylum policy; child policy; legislators; migration reform; legislative intent; juridification; perceptions; adolescent; age assessment; immigration agency; credibility; evidence assessment; Child and Youth Science; barn- och ungdomsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the thesis is to explore legislators’ perceptions of unaccompanied children in the development of migration law, and how case-officers transform the policy in arguments for and against residency in asylum-cases.More specifically, this thesis explores how Swedish legislators experienced parliamentary work when putting in place the 2005 Aliens Act and the new system for appeals and procedures. READ MORE

  3. 3. Drawing the limits Unaccompanied minors in Swedish asylum policy and procedure

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Child and Youth Studies. Stockholm University

    Author : Daniel Hedlund; Ann-Christin Cederborg; Mauro Zamboni; Charles Watters; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; unaccompanied minors; separated minors; refugees; asylum policy; child policy; legislators; migration reform; legislative intent; juridification; perceptions; adolescent; age assessment; immigration agency; credibility; evidence assessment; Child and Youth Science; barn- och ungdomsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the thesis is to explore legislators’ perceptions of unaccompanied children in the development of migration law, and how case-officers transform the policy in arguments for and against residency in asylum-cases.More specifically, this thesis explores how Swedish legislators experienced parliamentary work when putting in place the 2005 Aliens Act and the new system for appeals and procedures. READ MORE

  4. 4. Crossing to the mainstream information challenges and possibilities for female legislators in the Ugandan Parliament

    University dissertation from Department of Library and Information Science/Swedish School of Library and Information Science University College of Borås/Göteborg University

    Author : Ruth Ester L. Nalumaga; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; information access; information acquisition; affirmative action; social transformation;

    Abstract : Just like in other national legislatures in recent years, women have increased in numbers in Uganda, owing mostly to the introduction of affirmative action policies. These measures are regarded as fast track approaches to counter previous historical injustices and imbalances. READ MORE

  5. 5. Essays on Female Policymakers and Policy Outcomes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Li-Ju Chen; Per Pettersson-Lidbom; Lena Edlund; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; education; female legislator; political economy; distance to the technological frontier; gender quotas; policy outcomes; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The thesis consists of three papers, summarized as follows."Female Policymakers and Educational Expenditures: Cross-Country Evidence"This paper investigates the influence of women in politics on decision-making using public educational expenditures as the outcome of interest. READ MORE