Browsing Department of Comparative Politics by Subject "social capital"
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Legacy and survival: Civil society under dictatorship and the survival of post-authoritarian democracies (The University of Bergen, 2016-06-01)Why do some democracies fail while others survive? Much research has shown that a vibrant and strong civil society is important for democratic performance and survival. At the same time, the legacy of certain traits ...Master thesis
Quality of Government Sustains News Media Trust: A Cross-Country Comparative Study on The Effect of Quality of Government and Media Systems on News Media Trust in Europe (The University of Bergen, 2017-07-04)The news media play important roles in consolidated democracies as a source of information, watchdog over the powerful and curators of the public sphere. In regimes undergoing democratic transition, news media can be ...Master thesis