Essays about: "Debates"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 227 essays containing the word Debates.

  1. 1. A critical analysis of the alternative energy-poverty discourse with a case of Kasese district in Uganda: New sites, actors, identities, language, and visions of power

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Adventino Banjwa; [2017]
    Keywords : Alternative energy technologies; Poverty Alleviation; Sustainable Development; Post-development theory; Critical Discourse Analysis; Uganda; Kasese district; Champion District Initiative.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : One of the central themes in recent sustainable Development debates is the idea that alternative energy technological solutions can also alleviate poverty in parts of the global South. This idea is earmarked in this study as the alternative energy-poverty discourse. READ MORE

  2. 2. To what extent did Austria-Hungary experience sectoral specialization from 1867 to 1910?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Johan Rydberg Svensson; [2017]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Abstract: Austria-Hungary was from 1867 to the beginning of the first world war, one of Europe’s largest countries and also a monetary and customs union exhibiting features common in recent debates on economic integration. The role of economic integration on growth, development and industrialisation are central themes in today’s debates. READ MORE

  3. 3. Storytelling for the social media age : A study of mediated historicity and political narratives in “1917. Free history”

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Roman Privalov; [2017]
    Keywords : Mediated historicity; political narratives; social media; national identity; Russian revolution;

    Abstract : Scholarship on politics and popular culture is constantly evolving in the field of media and communications. Analyzing diverse types of mediated texts, especially the ones that are structured as narratives, such works aim to show how the cultural evolves from the political and vice versa. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Bickering, Insults and Interruptions : Describing the US Presidential Election Debates 2016 using a Deliberative Democratic perspective.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Richard Deichmann; [2017]
    Keywords : US Presidential Election Debates 2016. Deliberative Democracy. Climate of Discussion.;

    Abstract : This essay studies the climate of discussion during the US Presidential election debates 2016 from a perspective of Deliberative democratic discussion criteria. It uses a statistical analysis to examine and describe the climate of discussion during the debates. The criteria are based on the theoretical work of James S. Fishkin and Robert C. READ MORE