Essays about: "Enemy images"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 14 essays containing the words Enemy images.

  1. 6. Daesh's Construction of  Enemy Images : - A study of Enemy Images in Dabiq Magazine

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Abdihakim Barre Warsame; [2018]
    Keywords : Dabiq; Daesh; Enemy images; Construction; Theories;

    Abstract : This study aims to examine how Daesh constructs the enemy images of their opponents and who the opponents are.  The study adopted enemy image theories as for the theoretical base to understand how Daesh constructs and propagates these enemy images. READ MORE

  2. 7. Tracing images in American and Russian oratory : an analysis of Russian and American rhetoric within the context of the Syrian conflict

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Cornelia Norén; [2013]
    Keywords : Human rights; Mänskliga rättigheter; Binary Opposition; Enemy Image; Syria; Rhetoric; America; Russia; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This essay is an analysis of American and Russian oratory within the context of the conflict in Syria. The purpose of the analysis is to delineate Russian and American understandings of an eventual military intervention in Syria, as well as depicting which images of the self and the enemy that are mediated through both countries' rhetoric. READ MORE

  3. 8. Faces of the Enemy : The Enemy-Construction of China, Japan and South Korea

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Sektionen för hälsa och samhälle (HOS)

    Author : Sofia Tu; [2013]
    Keywords : China; Japan; South Korea; enmification; animosity; trilateral FTA; territorial disputes; Diaoyu Senkaku islands; Dokdo Takeshima islands;

    Abstract : China, Japan and South Korea are three big economies in Northeast Asia that are innegotiations for a trilateral Free Trade Agreement (FTA). A concluded FTA among them willcreate world’s third largest regional market that consists of of 1.52 billion people and thataccounts for 20% of world’s GDP. READ MORE

  4. 9. Critical Thinking in Syrian Secondary School History Education

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Arabiska

    Author : Isaac Heinrich; [2011]
    Keywords : Historical narratives; Syria; Critical Thinking; Education; Grounded Theory; Secondary schools; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Despite much research on the socioeconomic effects of public education in the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) region, few studies have been made that investigate the qualitative dimensions of these countries’ national education systems, modes of instruction, and educational materials. Knowledge- and skills attainment should be at the core of such research, as well as the sociocultural, historic and political implications of education. READ MORE

  5. 10. The Reconstruction of Enemies in Post-reform China - a deconstruction of the Japanese enemy image

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Bjarne Andreasen; [2006]
    Keywords : China; Japan; Discourse Theory; Othering; Enemy Images; Political and administrative sciences; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In April 2005 the Japanese authorities approved eight new history textbooks for secondary school which are accused of trivialising Japanese war crimes. Within hours, the Chinese mass media were teeming with anti-Japanese sentiments and Japanese property worth millions of dollars was vandalised by angry protesters during the weeks to follow ? the question I seek to answer is how the contemporary Japanese enemy image is constructed and maintained in Chinese media? Using a Laclau and Mouffe inspired discourse analysis strategy to analyse the Japanese enemy image as it was represented in the Chinese media in April 2005, I have identified several discourses, which by way of demonising Japan and victimising China in concert constitute and maintain the Japanese enemy image. READ MORE