Essays about: "Neoliberalism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 71 essays containing the word Neoliberalism.

  1. 1. Humans as a terrain - A connection between human terrain systems and neoliberalism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : Alexander Størner; [2017]
    Keywords : Human terrain system; neoliberalism; antropology; applied anthropology; afghanistan; united states; united states military; social science; ethics; human terrain team; David Price; Montgomery McFate; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis tries to connect how the human terrain system is a development of neoliberalism that anthropologists need to consider. I have explained how the history of anthropology has always have had a connection with the military. READ MORE

  2. 2. Canadian mega-mining in Central Mexico: Ecologically Unequal Exchange, Violence and Organized resistance 1992-2016

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Ingrid Altamirano Vazquez; [2017]
    Keywords : Ecologically unequal exchange; coloniality; colonial domination; environmental load displacement; geostrategic mineral reserves; political ecology; colonial elite; national interest; sovereignty; accumulation by dispossession; militarization; armed neoliberalism; environmental degradation; environmental racism; poverty; violence; systemic violence; state violence; war on drugs; repression; extractivism; sustainability; culture; power structures; economic dependency.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the historical dynamics of ecologically unequal exchange, coloniality of power, and systemic violence embedded in mining activities. With the use of a combined Marxist and De-colonial critical approach, it accomplishes a political ecology analysis of Canadian mega-mining in central Mexico and the socioenvironmental conflicts related to it, particularly in Cerro de San Pedro and the sacred territory of Wirikuta, between 1992-2016. READ MORE

  3. 3. No agency, no sustainability : conceptualising the loss of agency and how to restore it for sustainability

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Jan Peter Glock; [2017]
    Keywords : agency; unconditional basic income; neoliberalism; insecurity; structural transformation; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Anthropogenic climate change and environmental degradation demand humanity to depart from the growth imperative forming the economic structure of the world. In other words: Structural transformation is needed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Literature Review of the Field of the Service Economy

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : David Petrovski; Joao Pedro Pestana; [2017]
    Keywords : service economy; literature review; servitization; welfare state; neoliberalism; Third Industrial Revolution;

    Abstract : After the Second World War, the service sector in many countries, including the highly developed and the developing countries, started growing and making up the bulk of the economies of those countries. Some of the factors for that radical change are: the changing patterns of government ownership and regulation, privatization, technological innovations, servitization, internationalization, globalization, etc. READ MORE

  5. 5. NEOLIBERAL CAPITALISM AND DEBILITATION: A case study of disability, political economy & environment in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Jamie Woodworth; [2017]
    Keywords : Prognosis; Risk; Labor; Marxism; Crip Theory; Gender Studies; Environment; Disability; Human Ecology; Body Politics; Neoliberalism; Capitalism; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to explore how disability can be mobilised as an analytical category in a critique of neoliberal capitalism as it affects laborers, their bodies, and their socio-economic as well as ecological environment. In particular, I unpack how and why the body is rendered able and unable by political economy, and how the labor market instantiates hegemonic norms of ability. READ MORE