Essays about: "Discourse Democracy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 116 essays containing the words Discourse Democracy.

  1. 1. BASED, REDPILLED, AND FPBP. Examining identification through discursive/affective practices on 4chan/pol/

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Henrik Bergius; [2022-02-08]
    Keywords : Affect; Discourse; 4chan; Fascism; Radicalization; Disciplining; Online political space;

    Abstract : In a political landscape increasingly more influenced by far-right populism, the potential for political projects aiming to expand democracy is challenged. With the internet becoming an important arena for political discussion, this begs the question of how online spaces function as politically radicalizing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Navigating the stormy waters of legitimacy : An analysis of Operation Sophia and EU-Libya relations

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

    Author : Hanna Quick; [2022]
    Keywords : Operation Sophia; legitimacy; European Union; Libya; externalization; norms; migration;

    Abstract : The European Union has throughout recent decades launched multiple maritime operations with the objective to counter irregular migration across the Mediterranean Sea. In 2015, a new Common Security and Defence Policy-mission was launched through agreements between the Union and the Libyan state. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Nigerian Alternative Online Media and Political Misinformation: News producers’ perspective on the defining characteristics, tensions and mitigation strategies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Bolaji Omotayo Daramola; [2022]
    Keywords : Afrikology; Nigerian Alternative Online Media; Political Misinformation; News Production Studies; African Digital Journalism; Fake News; Nigerian digital public sphere; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the characteristics of the Nigerian alternative online media as an effective tool for political discourse with the intent to influence governance despite claims that the form of media is awash with political misinformation - which is mostly termed “fake news” in the local parlance. This thesis takes an Afrikology stance in defining the role of the Nigerian alternative online media as a digital public sphere placing the people’s lived and cultural experiences at the centre of the discourse from the content producer’s perspective. READ MORE

  4. 4. Catching Up in Times of Crisis? - Understanding the discourses of Normative Power in the European Commission’s 2022 Standardisation Strategy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johanna Svenson; [2022]
    Keywords : Normative Power Europe; European Commission; Standardisation Strategy; The Brussels Effect; Trade Policy; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Historically being a success to the European Union and its integration processes, technical standardisation has been a dormant policy area low down on the European Commission’s agenda priority list – until now. The increasing international competition has arguably spurred the Commission to push for speedy developments in standardisation to establish the EU once again in a leading position, thus effectively hindering other actors and regions from exerting too much influence over Europe through their development of standards. READ MORE

  5. 5. The EU and its Southern Partners - between Idealism and Realism : Differences in EU skilled migration policy regarding the Tunisian and Egyptian administrations

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle

    Author : Marie Schneider; [2022]
    Keywords : Skilled migration; idealism; realism; democracy; Tunisia; Egypt;

    Abstract : The ‘race for talent’ on the global labor market is an increasingly discussed subject amongst EU policymakers. Skilled migration schemes have therefore been on the rise. By using Qualitative Content Analysis (QCA), the paper analyses 12 documents published by the EU between 2009 and 2021 regarding skilled migration. READ MORE