Essays about: "Europe post war"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the words Europe post war.

  1. 1. Depicting Displacement and Humanitarian Crisis

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Hannah Spraggs; [2020]
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    Abstract : This study aims to provide an Anglo-Swedish perspective on displacement and humanitarian crisisin post-war Europe through an analysis of photographs and supporting text published by Swedishand British pictorial magazines Se and Picture Post during the period 1945 – 1946. The researchexplores photographs concerning the themes of fallen destiny and fate, humanitarian relief,organisation of displaced persons and civilians rising from ruin. READ MORE

  2. 2. Let Our Voices Also Be Heard : Memory Pluralism in Latvian Museums About World War II and the Post-War Period

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Hugo Valentin-centrum

    Author : Georgia Gilbert Gladitz; [2019]
    Keywords : Holocaust Memory; Latvia; Museums;

    Abstract : The decades following the fall of the Soviet Union have seen drastic changes in society and culture within Europe. The desire to create a unified, pan-European historical narrative has been challenged by the expansion of the European Union. READ MORE

  3. 3. Representing the Western Balkans, Post-war Understandings : A discourse analysis of contemporary representations of Bosnia, Serbia and Croatia in UK press media

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : James Boyd; [2018]
    Keywords : Representation; Balkans; Western Balkans; balkanism; media analysis; European Studies; Social Sciences; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : During the war in Bosnia in the 1990s, and the Wars of Yugoslav Succession more widely, ‘balkanist’ views, which hold the people of the Balkans as backwards and violent, were widespread in debates in the UK. Using theories of ‘balkanism’ as developed by scholars such as Maria Todorova, Andrew Hammond, and Lene Hansen this thesis explores how the countries heavily involved in the Bosnian War–Serbia, Bosnia and Croatia–are represented in the UK press media in a postwar context between 2011 and 2018, and how these representations are used in arguments about the position of these countries in relation to Europe and the EU. READ MORE

  4. 4. Federation of the United States of Europe. An analysis of the traits of federalism found in the treaties and events of European Integration from 1945 to 1969.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Holger Hastén; [2017-11-16]
    Keywords : EU; federalism; federation; supranationalism; intergovernmentalism; treaties; European communities; European integration; överstatlighet; mellanstatlighet; fördrag; europeiska kommuner; europeisk integration;

    Abstract : This bachelor essay's objective is to analyse the centralization of Europe through federal initiatives during a time period that stretches from the post-war years to the end of the 1960s. By exploring the failures and successes of European integration during this period through a federal perspective, this study aims to contribute to the on-going theoretical debate about the European Union's role as a new kind of federation. READ MORE

  5. 5. 21st Century citizenship: human rights, global civil society and the pushing of boundaries : The role of civil society in the refugee crisis: the case of the Swedish Red Cross.

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Virginia Beramendi Heine; [2017]
    Keywords : migration; citizenship; human rights; global civil society; membership; inclusion; acts of citizenship; denationalization; post-nationalization; Red Cross; refugee crisis; case study.;

    Abstract : In the last few years, migration towards Europe has intensified as a result of poverty and war in other parts of the world. Now, the European Union finds itself in a “refugee crisis” that has brought about contrasting reactions from within European societies. READ MORE