Sökning: "democratic survival"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 10 avhandlingar innehållade orden democratic survival.

  1. 1. Women Survivors, Lost Children and Traumatized Masculinities The Phenomena of Rape and War in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Jill Trenholm; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Democratic Republic of Congo; war-rape; sexual violence; ethnography; child soldiers; gender; resilience; marginalisation; structural violence; intersectionality; new wars; militarised masculinity; Africa; globalisation; Hälso- och sjukvårdsforskning; Health Care Research; Vårdvetenskap med samhällsvetenskaplig inriktning; Caring Sciences in Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to investigate the phenomenon of war rape in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in order to understand the dynamics, contextual realities and consequences of its perpetration. Practical and theoretical knowledge is generated which is relevant for health care interventions, humanitarian assistance and peace initiatives, that are cognizant of the actual needs of the affected populations. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Institutional Impediments and Reluctant Actors – The Limited Role of Democracy Aid in Democratic Development

    Detta är en avhandling från University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Agnes Cornell; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; authoritarian regimes; Bolivia; democracy aid; democratic governance; democratic survival; democratization; democracy; foreign aid; Peru; public administration; regime change; staff turnover;

    Sammanfattning : Poverty reduction and societal modernization have traditionally been the main goals for development aid but increasingly, since the early 1990s, democracy and human rights have ascended in importance and democracy aid has been growing steadily, both in total amounts and as a share of the total aid package. This dissertation contributes to the understanding of the role of democracy aid in democratic development. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Effects of violent conflict on women and children Sexual behavior, fertility, and infant mortality in Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Sociology, Stockholm University

    Författare :Elina Elveborg Lindskog; Stockholms universitet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Violent conflict; war; premarital first sexual intercourse; fertility transition; infant mortality; Rwanda; the DRC; sociologisk demografi; Sociological Demography;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis investigates the relationship between violent conflicts and sexual and reproductive health in Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The aim of the thesis is to investigate how war affects demographic outcomes across individual life courses. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Från norra ståplats till cyberspace En beskrivning av en diskussion på internet om ishockey utifrån ett offentlighetsperspektiv

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Institutionen för journalistik och masskommunikation, Göteborgs universitet

    Författare :Anders Svensson; ; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Other social sciences Media and communication studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Övrig samhällsvetenskap Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science Information technology; Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap Informationsteknologi; Internet; online discussion; forum; hockey; supporters; public sphere; cultural; political; claims of validity; democracy; deliberation; civic culture; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Masskommunikation; Mass communication; diskussionsforum; hvfantasten.com; plattform; internet; kommunikation; demokrati;

    Sammanfattning : Internet involves possibilities for public debate and civic participation in democratic life. Space is provided on the World Wide Web for new communities and public discussions, both with and without explicit political intentions. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Politics of Legal Challenges to Pornography: Canada, Sweden, and the United States

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Political Science, Stockholm University

    Författare :Max Waltman; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; pornography; prostitution; trafficking; gender-based violence; sex equality; intersectionality; freedom of speech; democracy; sexual abuse; comparative politics; civil rights; comparative law; equality law; violence against women; Canada; Sweden; United States; judicial politics; legislative politics; statsvetenskap; Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The dissertation analyzes obstacles and potential in democracies, specifically Canada, Sweden, and United States, to effectively address empirically documented harms of pornography. Legislative and judicial challenges under different democratic and legal frameworks are compared. LÄS MER