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Den demokratiska kungen? En analys av Bhutans f.d. kung Jigme Singye Wangchucks motiv bakom demokratiseringen av Bhutan

Jeppsson, Henrik LU (2010) STVK01 20102
Department of Political Science
Abstract
In this thesis I try to find out the motives behind the former king of Bhutan, Jigme Singye Wangchuck decision to democratize Bhutan. I do also try to find out and which motive that has actually been the crucial one behind the democratization. To do this, I have used a method based on Axel Hadenius models for the discretion of motives and rationalistic decision-making.
The result of the essay proclaims three possible motives. After trying these motives in Hadenius model for rationalistic decision-making and a minorcorrespondence test, two of the motives tend to appear to be more likely. Although I consider myself to find reasonable results, I would like to emphasize that the analysis and results of this essay are strongly influenced by my... (More)
In this thesis I try to find out the motives behind the former king of Bhutan, Jigme Singye Wangchuck decision to democratize Bhutan. I do also try to find out and which motive that has actually been the crucial one behind the democratization. To do this, I have used a method based on Axel Hadenius models for the discretion of motives and rationalistic decision-making.
The result of the essay proclaims three possible motives. After trying these motives in Hadenius model for rationalistic decision-making and a minorcorrespondence test, two of the motives tend to appear to be more likely. Although I consider myself to find reasonable results, I would like to emphasize that the analysis and results of this essay are strongly influenced by my subjective thinking and interpretations, therefore, the results should not be seen as a final truth and explanation of the democratization of Bhutan. It should rather be seen as a suggestion and a first step of hopefully a more exhaustive explanation to the democratization of Bhutan in the future. (Less)
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author
Jeppsson, Henrik LU
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organization
course
STVK01 20102
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
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rationalistiskt beslutsfattande, motivanalys, Bhutan, Jigme Singye Wangchuck, Axel Hadenius
language
Swedish
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1758291
date added to LUP
2011-02-10 11:20:03
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  abstract     = {In this thesis I try to find out the motives behind the former king of Bhutan, Jigme Singye Wangchuck decision to democratize Bhutan. I do also try to find out and which motive that has actually been the crucial one behind the democratization. To do this, I have used a method based on Axel Hadenius models for the discretion of motives and rationalistic decision-making.
The result of the essay proclaims three possible motives. After trying these motives in Hadenius model for rationalistic decision-making and a minorcorrespondence test, two of the motives tend to appear to be more likely. Although I consider myself to find reasonable results, I would like to emphasize that the analysis and results of this essay are strongly influenced by my subjective thinking and interpretations, therefore, the results should not be seen as a final truth and explanation of the democratization of Bhutan. It should rather be seen as a suggestion and a first step of hopefully a more exhaustive explanation to the democratization of Bhutan in the future.},
  author       = {Jeppsson, Henrik},
  keyword      = {rationalistiskt
beslutsfattande,motivanalys,Bhutan,Jigme Singye Wangchuck,Axel Hadenius},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Den demokratiska kungen? En analys av Bhutans f.d. kung Jigme Singye Wangchucks motiv bakom demokratiseringen av Bhutan},
  year         = {2010},
}