Essays about: "Debates"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 241 essays containing the word Debates.

  1. 1. Climate Change Scepticism - A qualitative study of Clexit and their arguments against the Paris Agreement and the European Union

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Amanda Thiman; [2018-03-26]
    Keywords : Climate change; Environment; Scepticism; Clexit; European Union; Paris Agreement; United Nations;

    Abstract : Climate change scepticism is a concept that refers to people or groups that mistrust, reject or question the mainstream view of the climate change threat. The purpose of this thesis is therefore to illuminate climate change scepticism by doing a qualitative analysis of the arguments by an organisation called Clexit. READ MORE

  2. 2. Success or failure? : A study on the effects of foreign aid in the case of Bolivia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Lisa Langström; [2018]
    Keywords : Aid; Efficiency; Bolivia; Debate; Foreign Aid; Donors; Development; Economic Growth.;

    Abstract : In all types of debates - regardless of topic - research findings, investigations, evaluations and media reports regarding aid will find one prominent question, namely whether there is any clear connection between aid and economic growth in countries that have received high amounts of foreign aid. One argument has been that the connection between a high amount of foreign aid and economic growth is none existing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Commodification of Otherness : A qualitative postcolonial analysis of representation in French contemporary cinema

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Beatrice Karlsson; [2018]
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    Abstract : This thesis investigates how colonial legacies shape representational practices in contemporary French cinema and interrogates how hierarchical differences are produced and challenged in the cinematic media. Combining the fields of postcolonial theory and culture studies enables a theoretical framework that connects contemporary cultural debates about the politics of representation with the legacies of colonial stereotypes and racialized imageries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Internal membership democracy and motions for change : The case of the Medécins Sans Frontières Association

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Jon Gunnarsson Ruthman; [2018]
    Keywords : Democracy; organisational change; Social capital; NGO; Medécins Sans Frontières; Doctors Without Borders;

    Abstract : The world is changing and humanitarian organisations need to be equipped to change with it. This case study has examined the internal democracy within the association of Medécins Sans Frontières (MSF), the creation of social capital and how it can be used to create bottom-up medical organisational change though motions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ethnic media, civic culture, and integration: A study on the aspirations of producers of online Arabic media in Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Adam Hedengren; [2018]
    Keywords : Ethnic media; Arabic media; Civic culture; Integration; Sweden;

    Abstract : This qualitative study draws on in-depth interviews with producers of online Arabic media in Sweden. It explores their motivations and aspirations in relation to certain key concepts, particularly civic culture and integration. READ MORE