Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Identity and public attitudes to foreign aid: a framework for bottom-up policy reform

Gandy, Kizzy Marie Prem


How can we close the gap between the policy commitments governments make at the international level and policy implementation at the domestic level in order to address global problems such as poverty and climate change? I integrate the constructivist perspective in international relations and self-categorization theory in social psychology to propose an identitybased approach to bottom-up policy reform. Identities are context-dependent categorisations of ‘self’ and ‘other’ which help actors...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 2012
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d78d6bc480e2


File Description SizeFormat Image
01Front_Gandy.pdfFront Matter106.09 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail
02Whole_Gandy.pdfWhole Thesis2.47 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator