Essays about: "Neoliberalism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 79 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. No Care for Distance : The (Market) Logic of Regionalizing Maternity Care

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Martin Westin; [2017]
    Keywords : Social Reproduction; Neoliberalism; Maternity Care; Regionalization; Spatial Inequality;

    Abstract : A wave of maternity unit closure is sweeping through the North Atlantic zone, leaving rural communities without the care they crucially need. In its wake resistance grows, mobilizing against closures in the face of a discourse of economic efficiency and neoliberal austerity. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Supply and Demand of Peace

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anton Juggas Öberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Neoliberalism; hegemony; critical theory; marketization; peacebuilding.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this essay was to examine the structural composition of the global hegemony, and how it was expressed in peace building in Iraq. In order to examine this, the neoliberal hegemony was outlined with the help of Rovert Cox’s notions of structures and other critical scholars’ notions of neoliberalism. READ MORE

  4. 4. The precariat: outbursts of crime, such as the 2011 London riots, can be explained through the lens of neoliberalism

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Enrico Giansanti; Enrico Giansanti; [2017]
    Keywords : Neoliberalism; Riots; Structural Inequality; Laissez-faire; Anomie; The Precariat; Strain Theory; Institutionalized Anomie Theory;

    Abstract : The financial misconduct and corruption at the very top of the class system that in 2008 caused the collapse of the world economy saw no reaction from the criminal justice system. In contrast, the 2011 English Riots at the bottom rungs of society, estimated to have caused 200 million pounds of damages, produced a ruthless response from the judiciary where sentences were almost treble the usual rate. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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