Essays about: "Blog"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 109 essays containing the word Blog.

  1. 1. Distributing ‘learning’ for everyone, everywhere

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hilla Aaltio; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Finnish education export; neoliberalism in education; equity discourses; equality discourses;

    Abstract : During the past decades, global education policies and practices have experienced a neoliberalturn, which has changed the discourse around education. Instead of being regarded as a publicservice, education has become loaded with expectations of effective production of the humancapital and financial profits. READ MORE

  2. 2. RELIGIOUS AMBIVALENCE AND THE PROBLEM OF AGENCY : A Qualitative Study on Cognitive Dissonance among Mormon Feminists

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Kristel Torgrimsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Agency; ambivalence; cognitive dissonance; Mormon feminists; blogging;

    Abstract : The scholarly field of traditionally religious women has during the last decade gone from a so called “paradox-approach” which identifies women’s agency with the capacity of acting autonomously – something most clearly demonstrated through acts of resistance – to a nonparadox approach defining agency as a continuum encompassing both resistance to and compliance with traditionally religious structures. While the latter approach assumes that women’s participation in traditional religions is not necessarily a paradox – mainly because some women value religious submission – this thesis argues that the paradox of women and religion becomes essential when speaking about religious feminism. READ MORE

  3. 3. Clowning in Zones of Crisis: Treating Laughter as a Serious Matter : An Exploratory Study on Humanitarian Clowns in the Humanitarian Field

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Elise van Nunen; [2019]
    Keywords : clowns; humanitarianism; Clowns Without Borders; play; laughter; psychosocial support;

    Abstract : This research focuses on the art of clowning as a tool and method of psychosocial support in situations of crisis. As this topic is notably under-addressed in scholarly research, this research aims to deepen knowledge on humanitarian clowns in the contemporary humanitarian world. READ MORE

  4. 4. Andelsjordbruk jämfört med Community supported agriculture, CSA i Europa och USA

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Rosmarie Sundström; [2019]
    Keywords : andelsjordbruk; community supported agriculture; CSA; definition; resursmobilisering; modell; grupp; möjlighetsstruktur; rekryteringsnätverk;

    Abstract : I Sverige har det på senare år startats allt fler andelsjordbruk som är en del av den internationella rörelsen för Community supported agriculture, CSA. Samtidigt har intresset för att köpa mat direkt från bonden ökat, mycket på grund av alla nya REKO-ringar runt om i landet. READ MORE

  5. 5. Frames of climate change skepticism : A comparative framing analysis of climate change skeptics in Sweden and the world.

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Miljövetenskap

    Author : Laura Linnala; [2019]
    Keywords : climate change skepticism; Klimatupplysningen; blog; comparative framing analysis; rhetorics;

    Abstract : We live in a time of changing climate and global warming, creating an urgency for policy- and societal ameliorative action. Increasing climate change skepticism in the Anglo-Saxon parts of the world as well as in Europe risks delaying urgent actions needed. READ MORE