Essays about: "Liberty"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 49 essays containing the word Liberty.

  1. 1. News framing in different language versions of state-sponsored international media : A case of Russian and English versions in RT and Radio Liberty

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Imamgaiazova Diana; [2016]
    Keywords : International propaganda; public diplomacy; news framing; state-sponsored media; mediated conflict; Russia Today; Radio Liberty;

    Abstract : The current paper examines the dissimilarities that have occurred in news framing by state-sponsored news outlets in their different language versions. The comparative framing analysis is conducted on the news coverage of the Russian intervention in Syria (2016) in RT and Radio Liberty in Russian and English languages. READ MORE

  2. 2. On the justification of states of exception in liberal democracies - A discourse analysis of how the Hollande Administration fixated the discourse on the State of Emergency in France after the 2015 Paris attacks

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Victoria Lecomte; [2016]
    Keywords : France; State of Emergency; State of Exception; Discourse Theory; Liberty; Security; Rule of Law; Necessity; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : On the night of November 13, 2015, after the attacks perpetrated by the so-called Islamic State against France in Paris and Saint-Denis, President François Hollande decreed the state of emergency. This state of emergency is a state of exception which restricts certain civil liberties such as the freedom of assembly, as several NGOs and UN rapporteurs denounced. READ MORE

  3. 3. “Come back here before I rip your veil off!” Muslim women’s experiences of Islamophobia and hate crimes in Malmö

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Anna Lindström; [2016]
    Keywords : Hate crimes; Islamophobia; Message crimes; Muslim women; Victimization;

    Abstract : Background: Veiled Muslim women are particularly vulnerable to hate crime vic-timization. This is both due to the visibility of the veil and to Islamophobic stereo-types. Islamophobic hate crimes target a central part of these women’s identity and have the potential to affect both actual and potential victims in a multitude of ways. READ MORE

  4. 4. Conflicting Ideas of Justice. An Analysis of the Swedish Prostitution Policy Debate

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Frida Pettersson Darj; [2016]
    Keywords : Policy; Prostitution; Sweden; Justice; Ideal Type Analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Swedish prostitution policy that prohibits the purchase of sexual services has been the subject of considerable debate. Internationally, prostitution is predominantly criminalized due to religious reasons. This makes the Swedish policy, motivated by feminist arguments on women’s rights, unique. READ MORE

  5. 5. Standing up for The Everyday Americans : The discursive articulation of the true ‘American’ in the Tea Party movement

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Olle Nykvist; [2016]
    Keywords : Tea Party; populism; discourse; identity; American;

    Abstract : This thesis uses discourse theory on speeches made by four Tea Party elites: Glenn Beck, TedCruz, Sarah Palin, and Rand Paul, to see how they construct an American identity. Mypurpose is to show how the Tea party movement articulates the American identity byexploring the way in which they use chains of equivalences to produce meaning to theiridentity. READ MORE