Essays about: "Enemy images"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 essays containing the words Enemy images.

  1. 1. The last “terrorist” - Kurdish Marginalized Perspectives in the Turkish Social And Political Landscape

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Isabella Berfin Aslan; [2019]
    Keywords : Kurdish conflict understanding;

    Abstract : Despite the vast research on the protracted conflict between the PKK and the Turkish state, recent battles in the South-East of Turkey have increased the anti-Kurdish attitudes and discourses in Turkish society. I argue that Kurdish marginalized individuals conflict understandings are silenced in the Turkish social and political landscape. READ MORE

  2. 2. Survivors of Terrorism - A Study on How Survivors of the Terrorist Attacks Perceive their Attackers

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Abbas Ali Hossaini; [2019]
    Keywords : Enemy Images; Attitude; Terrorism; Terrorist Survivors; Terrorist Victims; Interpretative Case Study;

    Abstract : The growing number of victims as the result of increased terrorism has caused a real concern. Because many of the victims ends into mental disorders, the scholarships in this regard has increased. However, it is rare to find scholarships focusing on the attitudes held by the victims produced in line with the sufferings caused by terrorism. READ MORE

  3. 3. Friend or Foe? A Critical Discourse Analysis on the Portrayal of Immigrants in the US

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Isabella Felcenloben; [2019]
    Keywords : presidential rhetoric; discourse; social identity; USA; immigrants; the other; enemy images;

    Abstract : In this thesis the author explores the portrayal of immigrants in the USA, more specifically how immigrants were portrayed by the last three presidents; Donald J. Trump, Barack Obama, and George W. Bush. While the majority of the US society sees immigration as a strength, the attitudes towards immigration remain divided within the political blocks. READ MORE

  4. 4. “May God have mercy upon our enemies, because we won’t.” A Weberian ideal-type analysis of malign and benign reality perceptions of the enemy within the U.S. military

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Hailey Matarese; [2018]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to gain a deeper understanding of the attitudes harboured by members of the U.S. military in regards to the 16 year long, ongoing conflict in Afghanistan. Encompassing theoretical concepts such as enemy images and stereotyping, this thesis conducted a Weberian Ideal Type analysis on eight interviews. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Us" versus "Them"

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Toni Tetzner; [2018]
    Keywords : Enemy Images; Social Movements; AfD;

    Abstract : This thesis seeks to identify enemy images in the members magazine of the Alternative für Deutschland. It therefore answers the following research questions: What actors are considered to be part of the in-group and which actors are seen as the enemy? How is the essence of the in-group and the out-group defined? What threats are emanating from the out-group? And lastly, how should the in-group respond to the threats of the out-group? The texts will be analysed according to an analytical framework that combines framing analysis with insights on enemy images, social movements and populism. READ MORE