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Community Policing in South Africa - Mission impossible? A qualitative case study of police reform failure in South Africa after the 1994-transition to democracy
(The University of Bergen, 2014-06-02)
Since the 1990s community policing has been promoted as an ideal and pursued though policing reforms in large parts of the developing world, especially in post-transitional societies faced with the twin problem of high ...
Federalism: Searching for the processes behind Canada's ability to survive challenges
(The University of Bergen, 2010-02-25)
The purpose of this master thesis is to look into what gives federations better abilities to survive challenges, with a focus on the survival of the Canadian Federation. There are several theories in chapter two that ...
The Politics of Housing Delivery: A Comparative Study of Administrative Behaviour in South Africa and Zimbabwe
(The University of Bergen, 2006-01-27)
En fremtid under overvåking- Hvordan Norges forhold til EU vises i implementeringsprosessen rundt Datalagringsdirektivet.
(The University of Bergen, 2013-06-02)
Denne masteroppgaven tar for seg hvordan Norges forhold til EU vises i debatten om Datalagringsdirektivet.
I want to break free: an analysis of de facto-states1 and their paths towards success and failure between 1945 and 2012
(The University of Bergen, 2013-06-17)
The thesis analyses de facto-states from the creation of the United Nation in 1945 until and including 2012. Twenty-three entities are identified, of which four have had success and become UN members, and ten have failed ...
Felles makt - felles ideologi? En sammenlikning av lovgivning i Stortinget og rettsutvikling i Høyesterett
(The University of Bergen, 2014-06-01)
The aim of this paper is to examine the relationship between the parliament and the Supreme Court in Norway. First, by studying the relationship between these two institutions on an institutional level, and secondly, try ...
Rett og politikk. En studie av NSR og Ap på Sametinget 1998-2004
(The University of Bergen, 2004)
Formålet med denne undersøkelsen er å avdekke hovedforskjellene mellom Norske Samers Riksforbund (NSR) og Arbeiderpartiet (Ap) på Sametinget i dag. De er Sametingets to største partigrupper, og har vært representert i alle ...
Høyrepopulistiske partiers bruk av sosiale medier - en komparativ studie av to europeiske land
(The University of Bergen, 2014-08-24)
Oppgavens formål var å studere hvordan de høyreradikale partiene Sverigedemokratene (SD) og United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) distribuerer sitt politiske budskap på det sosiale nettstedet YouTube. Felles for begge ...
Balancing budgets. Political explanations of central government’s budget balance
(The University of Bergen, 2010-06-02)
This thesis tries to identify which political and societal factors influence central governments' fiscal balance. It conducts the analysis using the statistical technique longitudinal multilevel models. 46 electoral ...
On studying the unstudyable: a quantitative literature review of proposed causes of corruption and how these have been studied
(The University of Bergen, 2011-06-01)
This thesis is a quantitative review of research on the causes of corruption. The aim is twofold: firstly to establish the degree of agreement between researchers regarding the causal effect of seven different explanatory ...