Essays about: "Discourse"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2618 essays containing the word Discourse.

  1. 1. (RE)INSTALLING THE PATRIARCHAL SOCIETAL STRUCTURE A discourse analysis of the current attempts of prohibiting abortion in the state of Ohio

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Matilda Söderqvist; [2021-04-16]
    Keywords : Abortion; Backlash; Power; Hegemonic intervention; United States; Roe v. Wade; Reproductive rights; Pro-choice; Pro-life;

    Abstract : Abortion is a highly debated topic, it has created a polarization between the ideologies of prochoice, the right to freely make your own choices, and pro-life, that all life has the right to be preserved. In the United States this debate is especially prominent, even though abortion is a right due to the Supreme Court decision of Roe v. Wade. READ MORE

  2. 2. Facebook in the News. A mixed-method study of how Swedish public service news represent Facebook

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Natalija Sako; [2021-04-06]
    Keywords : Critical discourse analysis; Content analysis; Social media; Global media giants; Political economy; Neoliberalism;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to examine how Swedish public service media represents Facebook; a private, transnational company but also a tool for public service media (PSM) to reach its audience. The first research objective was to find out to what extent and in what way Facebook has been present in two of the biggest news programs in PSM, Rapport and Dagens eko, over the last ten years. READ MORE

  3. 3. MASTER SUPPRESSION TECHNIQUES Linguistic Representation in the Movie Script Erin Brockovich

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Micaela Nilsson; [2021-02-16]
    Keywords : linguistics; domination techniques;

    Abstract : Master suppression techniques (MSTs) were defined by Ås in the 1970s (Ås,1992). There are seven MSTs; making invisible, ridiculing, withholding information, doublebinding, heap blame or shame, force or threat of force and objectification. READ MORE

  4. 4. BRI- En idé om en ny värld som materialiseras genom infrastruktur? En kritisk diskursanalys om hur BRI:s nyckeldokument utmanar idéer och normer inom den globala styrningen Katarina Hedencrona

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Katarina Hedencrona; [2021-02-09]
    Keywords : The Belt and Road Initiative BRI ; China’s Narrative; Global Governance; Idées and Norms; Geopolitics; International Relations;

    Abstract : The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is a Chinese infrastructure project, initiated in 2013, witha plan to be finished in 2049. The project has received a great amount of media attention andhas been scrutinized carefully due to suspicion towards China’s intentions. READ MORE

  5. 5. “MORE FEMINIST BULLSHIT”Exploring Sexism and the Battle Over Gender Construction in Video Game Discourse Communities

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Ola Nenzelius; [2021-02-09]
    Keywords : Video games; Women in games;

    Abstract : Abstract: Thisstudyexplores gender construction in video game discourse communities, using Critical Discourse Analysis(CDA)as a theoretical frameworktogetherwith a quantitative, corpus linguistic methodology.Discourse samples weretaken from five online content creators for World of Warcraft(WoW)who react to the four Shadowlands: Afterlivestrailers for theWoW expansion released in November of 2020. READ MORE