Browsing Department of Comparative Politics by Subject "Social Movements"
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(The University of Bergen, 2014-06-02)This thesis analysis hunger strikes as a specific protest tactic and aims to contribute to the understanding of where, when and how hunger strikes are most likely to reach their intended goals. By using a dataset consisting ...Master thesis
The "Challengers": The driving forces behind the youth's demand for change in the Egyptian Uprising (The University of Bergen, 2012-11-20)This study reflects on what were the most important motivational factors for the Egyptian youth to participate in the 25th of January 2011 revolution. By applying a conceptual framework from social movement theory, it ...Master thesis
« Fight for your right to » - Explaining social movement outcomes in France: a case study of four movements (The University of Bergen, 2011-06-01)This thesis concerns the outcome of social movements and why do some social movements succeed and others fail. By using various types of social movement literature I present a set of factors that have been known to influence ...Master thesis