Essays about: "Dehumanisation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the word Dehumanisation.

  1. 1. Vying for victimhood : subtextual moral judgements and news organisation standpoints reporting Gaza 2014

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Amy Margaret Franck; [2019]
    Keywords : Israel; Palestine; Gaza; Victimhood; Media Bias; Media Morality; Mediapolis; Objectivity; Proximity; Al Jazeera; Associated Press; News Agency; Newswire; Dehumanisation; Standpoint theory; Journalism; Hamas; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the summer of 2014, a violent conflagration erupted in the isolated Palestinian enclave of Gaza. Whilst the fighting was between Hamas and Israel, Palestinian civilians paid the price. The stark disparity in deaths triggered a debate in the West about Israeli tactics, and the media was accused of ‘bias’ by both Israelis and Palestinians. READ MORE

  2. 2. Dehumanisation of asylum seekers : Case study of the Nauru Files

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Lundin; [2019]
    Keywords : Dehumanisation; asylum seekers; refugees; migration; Australia; politics; Nauru; offshore processing;

    Abstract : In October 2016 the newspaper the Guardian published an interactive database online with classified incident reports from an Australian overseas asylum seeker processing centre on the island republic of Nauru. The incident reports describe events that occurred within the Nauru Regional Processing Centre and this collection of over 2000 documents were given the name of “Nauru Files”. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hate Speech on Social Media: Implications of private regulation and governance gaps

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Teona Gelashvili; [2018]
    Keywords : Hate speech; social media; freedom of expression; self-regulation; accountability of private actors; and privatization of censorship.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Hate speech on social media hardly remains unnoticed. Contents involving hateful messages vary from “kill a Jew day” to “kick a ginger day” and could target anyone irrespective of their status, identity, location and so forth. READ MORE

  4. 4. Representation, Power and Agency during the closure of Manus Island - voices beyond the border: is that the subaltern speaking?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Emma Wedin Lindgren; [2018]
    Keywords : Subaltern; Spivak; refugee; communication; ComDev; news media; Australia; voice; representation;

    Abstract : In examining how refugees at Manus Island’s detention processing centre off the coast of Papua New Guinea were featured in national Australian news media at the time of its closure in late 2017, and in analysing a selected national newspaper: the Guardian Australia’s online articles over that time, distinct categories of representation in relation to if and how, Manus Island refugees speak, were found. A content analysis presents the categories as identified, and examines not only the origin of speech [i. READ MORE

  5. 5. One man's trash is another man's treasure. A study of how waste is conceptualised, perceived and handled. Case study of Mumbai, India.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Måns Nygren; [2015]
    Keywords : Waste; Integrated Waste Management; Mumbai; intersectional analysis; dehumanisation; inclusion exclusion; power dynamics; transformations.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Where there are humans there is also waste. When studying archaeology waste is one of the most important objects to analyse. In our society waste is however far from treasured, or is it? Sweden imports more waste than it produces and turns it into energy. READ MORE