Essays about: "Colonial Discourses"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the words Colonial Discourses.

  1. 1. Orientalism - A Netflix Unlimited Series : A Multimodal Critical Discourse Analysis of the Orientalist Representations of Arab Identify on Netflix Film and Television

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Stefan Maatouk; [2021]
    Keywords : Netflix; Orientalism; Critical Discourse Analysis; Othering; Media; Power; Knowledge; Ideology; Hegemony;

    Abstract : Orientalism was a term developed by post-colonial theorist Edward Said to describe the ways in which Europeans, or the West, portrayed the Orient as inferior, uncivilized, and wholly anti-Western. Netflix Inc. READ MORE

  2. 2. Where is Gender in Conflict-Related Gender-Based Violence? An analysis of gendered governance and resistance through problematisations of conflictrelated gender-based violence in German development policy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Britta Wasserloos; [2021]
    Keywords : conflict-related gender-based violence; development policy; continuum of violence; governance; resistance; analysis of discourse; Germany; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Both development practice and research have paid attention to the issue of sexual and gender-based violence in armed conflict in recent years. However, feminist scholars criticise policies on the issue for reproducing the gendered power relations which are at the root of violence. READ MORE

  3. 3. Agrotechnology Colonization 4.0 : Digital agriculture discourses and new coloniality in Argentina and beyond

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Romanska och klassiska institutionen

    Author : Passero Sergio; [2021]
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    Abstract : Argentina is among the largest producers of transgenics and its export occupies a strategic place in the GDP. In 2020, Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) and tech-companies lobbied the government to adopt Agro-Technology ecosystem as a strategic plan to intensify and add technologies that present uncertain risk. READ MORE

  4. 4. Protesters, Activists or Land Defenders? Narratives Around Indigenous Resistance in the Canadian Media : Discourse Analysis of Selected CBC Articles on Contemporary Indigenous Resistance

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Noah Godin; [2021]
    Keywords : Canada; CBC; Discourse Historical Approach; Indigenous Resistance; Land Defenders; Settler Colonialism; UNDRIP;

    Abstract : Indigenous autonomy, self-government and self-determination have historically been an area of conflict within the settler colonial state of Canada. This thesis aims to analyze critically the Canadian state’s alleged progressive nature in regard to nation-to-nation relations as well as the discourses that portray Canadian society as fostering Indigenous rights. READ MORE

  5. 5. Veganism through an intersectional lens:A study on racial perspectives in the Swedish vegan community

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Rosita Lindgren; [2020-07-07]
    Keywords : veganism; the vegan community; whiteness; privilege; vegans of color; intersectionality; postcolonial feminism; representation; Sweden;

    Abstract : During the past decade, veganism has increased in the global North. In current debates in theU.S., the vegan community has been accused of being a white, privileged lifestyle movementthat reinforces neoliberal attitudes and colonial influences of universalism, color blindness,and capitalist consumption. READ MORE