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Exploring Community Policing as Social Innovation. Democratic Governance, social needs, social change, and implementation challenges The cases of Badalona and Pamplona (Spain)
(The University of Bergen, 2018-07-06)
This thesis reads Community Policing as Social Innovation. Social Innovation is defined as new solutions to cover or meet social needs with the perspective of social change and well being improvement. Applied to the public ...
Online Service Providers and the Arab Spring
(The University of Bergen, 2018-06-30)
The role played by internet and mobile phone services – access providers, social media etc – in the Arab Spring has been much discussed, including in academia. Whether these services were instrumental in the wave of ...
The Gendering of a Farming System. A study of the relationship between gender and agricultural production in Ghana.
(The University of Bergen, 2018-06-12)
Gender issues have increasingly been given attention to in research on agriculture and farming systems. Prior to the 1970s, gender was rarely addressed, as economic activities and more technical descriptions were prioritized ...
Gerrymandering v. The Constitution: The case of Gill v. Whitford
(The University of Bergen, 2018-06-16)
In this case study I analyze partisan gerrymandering in the United States with the research question: Does partisan gerrymandering violate the Constitution of the United States of America? With this as a starting point ...
Relations between Knowledge and Politics in an Authoritarian Regime. The Academic Profession at Makerere University, Uganda
(The University of Bergen, 2018-06-28)
The research design for the following study is an exploratory, qualitative case study. It is a case of the Academic Profession at Makerere University in Uganda and explores and aims at understanding the relationship ...