Essays about: "Astrid Juckenack"

Found 2 essays containing the words Astrid Juckenack.

  1. 1. Making and Unmaking a Hero : Aung San Suu Kyi in the News Media

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Astrid Juckenack; [2019]
    Keywords : Aung San Suu Kyi; Myanmar; Burma; Rakhine; Rohingya crisis; news media; news framing; gendered mediation; bystander; bystandership; perpetrator; victim; hero; gender; genocide; Southeast Asia;

    Abstract : At the start of this thesis stood the supposition that news media frame issues and actors in ways which convey and underscore particular aspects thereof, and which lead media consumers to think about these issues and actors, and their potential implications and ramifications, in particular ways, including in cases of genocide and mass atrocity. Further, this happens through a gendered lens which ‘others’ women actors. READ MORE

  2. 2. The 2015 Auschwitz-trial of Lüneburg: A Critical Discourse Analysis of Collective Memory of the Holocaust in Nazi-trials in Modern-day Germany

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Astrid Juckenack; [2016]
    Keywords : collective memory; Auschwitz-trial; critical discourse analysis; Holocaust; Oskar Gröning; accessory to murder; impunity;

    Abstract : The points of departure in this thesis are the reciprocal relationship between the memories of human rights violations, the application of the relevant law and the understanding of what is criminal, as well as the recent trend in German courts to belatedly try low-profile Nazi-criminals. To explore these phenomena further, a critical discourse analysis incorporating historical elements is conducted on the 2015 trial of “the bookkeeper of Auschwitz” Oskar Gröning and the related media-reports. READ MORE