Essays about: "Legitimacy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 441 essays containing the word Legitimacy.

  1. 1. World in Conflict - The Case of Libya, The United Nations & NATO

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Marcus Cadier; [2017-05-09]
    Keywords : international law; humanitarian; intervention; responsibility to protect; NATO; United Nations; Libya; State sovereignty; international relations; political science;

    Abstract : This essay outlines the Libyan civil war in 2011 and describes the role that some of the involved actors came to play through out the conflict; furthermore, it puts a strong focus on the NATO-led intervention in the region and expands upon the question of its legality versus legitimacy. By analysing NATO and UN official documents the essay applies a methodological framework on its contents and sheds light upon several key aspects of the organisations’ arguments and justifications. READ MORE

  2. 2. Between Allah and me : God is the judge

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Emelie Wester; [2017]
    Keywords : LGBT; Quran; Lesbian; Gay; Muslim; Homosexuality;

    Abstract : The purpose of this research was to look into the issues one might encounter as a gay and lesbian Muslim with especial focus on the individual experience. I was interested in analyzing the dynamics of one's sexual identity interconnecting with one's religious identity with the assistance of identity theory, personality and culture concepts. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Caliphate and the Aiding Sword : A content analysis of "Islamic State" propaganda

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Religionshistoria

    Author : Gustav Larsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Islamic State; IS; ISIS; ISIL; Caliphate; Propaganda; Violent extremism; Jihad; Takfir; Islamiska Staten; IS; ISIS; ISIL; Kalifat; Propaganda; Våldsbejakande extremism; Jihad; Takfir;

    Abstract : A content analysis of "Islamic State" (IS) propaganda material released around the movement's proclamation of a Caliphate in 2014, this study is an attempt at analysing ways in which presented arguments express a coherent narrative of symbolic meaning. Using Robert Benford & David Snow's ideas on the so-called three core framing tasks as a clarifying template, I discuss ways in which the analysed material argues for the legitimacy and relevance of the IS movement. READ MORE

  4. 4. CSR Communication: a promotional tool or a portrayal of the reality? : An explorative study in the apparel and footwear industry

    University essay from

    Author : Sandra Wildt; [2017]
    Keywords : CSR Communication; Communication Channels CSR; Sustainable Apparel Coalition; Higg Index; CSR Efforts; CSR Performance; Greenwashing;

    Abstract : The fashion industry is a recurring topic in the media, especially regarding the responsibility the fashion companies should take, which has created skepticism from stakeholders. This skepticism is based on that the stakeholders do not know what the companies do concerning corporate social responsibility and the companies communicate CSR with the hope of creating legitimacy on the market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Can a veto undermine international peace and security? - A discussion on the legitimacy of veto decisions concerning the question on Syria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Jenny Edstrand; [2017]
    Keywords : Public International Law; Folkrätt; UN; FN; Security Council; Säkerhetsrådet; Legitimacy; veto decisions; Syria; amendments; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Since the start of the conflict in Syria, the determination of the conflict has changed and engaged the global community. There have been, and still are, several opinions from both organisations and the media, on the conflict in Syria as well on the United Nations Security Council. READ MORE