Essays about: "Debates"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 229 essays containing the word Debates.

  1. 1. Protecting ‘our’ values: A study of the construction of a Muslim ‘other’ and the European ‘self’ in the European Parliament

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Linnea Maria Svens; [2017]
    Keywords : European Parliament; othering; identity constructionism; European identity; Muslim; political ideology; thematic analysis; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : While the EU stipulates their motto to be ‘Unity in diversity’ claiming itself to be enriched by cultural and linguistic diversity, the discourse on Muslims is, however, more often than not, one of Muslims and Europe rather than European Muslims. The aim of this study was therefore to investigate if and how this discourse is constructed and maintained by the Members of the European Parliament while simultaneously investigating how ideological affiliation matters in identity construction. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Thanks to a good fairy you were born” : An intersectional feminist analysis of ovum donation advertising found in the public space in Barcelona

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Elisabet Tasa-Vinyals; [2017]
    Keywords : Ovum donation; Egg donation; Assisted reproduction; New Reproductive Technologies NRT ; In Vitro Fertilisation IVF ; Politics of reproduction; Economy of cells and tissues;

    Abstract : Gamete donors are actively searched by companies dedicated to assisted reproduction in the Spanish State, and advertising is not only legal but rather common. This thesis provides an overview of the main themes that arise from the analysis of mostly visual materials used to promote ovum donation in public spaces in Barcelona, and critically links them to current debates in intersectional feminist cultural studies of technoscience, bodily theory and visual studies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fostering Students’ Oral Communication Skills in the Second Language Classroom : Främja elevers muntliga kommunikationsförmågor i andraspråksklassrummet

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för språk och litteratur; Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för språk och litteratur

    Author : Yasmin Ali; Maja Säberg; [2017]
    Keywords : second language acquisition; oral communication skills; communicative classroom;

    Abstract : This   thesis was carried out with data collected from a school in the south of India and written by two students becoming teachers of English. The aim of   this thesis is to find out how a teacher can foster and develop student’s   oral communication skills so that they have the ability, willingness and   confidence to speak English. READ MORE

  4. 4. Challenges of the European Migration Crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tina Amir Manochehri Naeini; [2017]
    Keywords : Securitization; Migration; European Migration Crisis; Speech act; content analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Migration is a multidimensional phenomena presented in various political debates, discussed from economic perspectives to human rights features. Historically, migrants have been considered both as possibilities contributing to the economy and diversity as well as threats to the economy, society and the cultural identity of the host community. READ MORE

  5. 5. Law over mind, and body? A study of the debate and aftermath of the abortion travels to Poland in 1965 and the case of a midwife invoking her conscience in 2017

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Mathilda Tarandi; [2017]
    Keywords : international human rights law; legal history; law; freedom of conscience; abortion; criminal law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis orbits around the changes in the Swedish abortion laws during the last century, and the relation to religion. The aim is to make visible the values enshrined in the first abortion law, and those in the current abortion law, as the legislation made a volte-face in the 1970’s. Today, abortion is a right and the state is the duty-bearer. READ MORE