Essays about: "Justice"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 535 essays containing the word Justice.

  1. 1. The untouchable core of EU law : an analysis of constitutional principles in the light of the jurisprudence of the Court of Justice of the European Union

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Vallström; [2017]
    Keywords : European law;

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  2. 2. Environmental Justice and Waste Management : location of landfills and socioeconomic conditions in São Paulo (SP, Brazil)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Débora Tau Zymberg Tomaszewski; [2017]
    Keywords : environmental justice; waste management; landfill; São Paulo; Brazil; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Environmentally safe disposal of urban waste is a global concern that recently gained a new dimension through the lens of Environmental Justice, with a growing literature showing correlation between the placement of waste facilities and disadvantaged groups in society. This thesis seeks to verify whether landfills in the city of São Paulo are located in regions where socially and economically vulnerable groups live, in order to promote the inclusion of the concept of environmental justice in the solid waste management planning process. READ MORE

  3. 3. One felon, no vote: The role of racial threat in felon disenfranchisement laws across the United States

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Klara Fredriksson; [2017]
    Keywords : Felon disenfranchisement; Group threat theory; Voting rights; Racial resentment; Criminal justice; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis looks at the role played by racial threat mechanisms in the persistence of felon disenfranchisement laws across the 50 American states. The US has a long history of disenfranchising its felons, and the motivations behind implementation of these laws has been mixed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Finding room: critical literacy in GY2000 and Lgy11: a deductive content analysis of English language education policy in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Utbildningsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Andreas Sander; [2017]
    Keywords : critical literacy; policy research; content analysis; ESL education; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Through a deductive content analysis, this paper aimed to elucidate a place for critical literacy as an educational approach based on research by Lewison, Flint and Van Sluys in the Swedish curricula for upper secondary school, GY2000 and Lgy11, respectively. After reading research by Cabau and Hult, showing how the curricula propagates the position of English in the curriculum, and the Swedish society, this analysis sought to make the potential place for critical literacy alongside the English language clear and tangible. READ MORE

  5. 5. “You can choose your friends, but not your neighbours” : A field study of the informal practice of restorative justice and its ties to community resilience in rural communities in Nakuru County, Kenya

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Ebba Berggrund; [2017]
    Keywords : restorative justice; community resilience; ADR; Kenya; culture of silence;

    Abstract : The justice system in the east-African country Kenya has long been subject to severe corruption and lengthy bureaucracy.  Both historical and current injustices have been left unattended and unaddressed, obstructing community resilience. READ MORE