Essays about: "European Studies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1037 essays containing the words European Studies.

  1. 1. GENDERS IN EUROPE: A qualitative study on the construction of gender-neutral language - Sweden as an example

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Victoria Nilsson; [2022-02-15]
    Keywords : Gender-neutral language; Gender Identity; Hen; Non-binary; Pronouns; Healthcare; European Union; Sweden;

    Abstract : The visibility of individuals who advocate for and identify with genders outside the genderbinary has risen during recent years, but these individuals still face discrimination in many ways. With regard to this the European Commission launched a strategy in 2020 with focus on equal rights for LGBTIQ individuals with an indication that healthcare and gender-inclusive language are pivotal areas for strengthening equality and representation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Experiences with restrictions: The impact of REACH regulations on tattoo artists

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Ludvig Bertilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Tattoos; REACH; European Union; Phenomenology; European Studies; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : On January 4th, 2022, new restrictions under the Europe-wide REACH protocol on chemicals hit the tattooing industry when the content of inks came under regulation. This essay seeks to find out how this directly has impacted tattoo artists and their ability to work. READ MORE

  3. 3. What’s harm got to do with it? The framing of accountability and harm in the EU Artificial Intelligence Act Proposal

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Yasmin Omar; [2022]
    Keywords : artificial intelligence; European Union; regulation; accountability; harm; critical discourse analysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The European Union released an Artificial Intelligence (AI) regulation proposal in April 2021 aimed at laying down harmonised rules for AI circulating the Union market. The purpose of this study is to critically examine how accountability and individual, collective, and social harm was approached and framed by the proposal. READ MORE

  4. 4. Across the Øresund: A narrative case study of the connections between national borders and national sentiments in a European cross-border region

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Denise Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Cross-border; National Sentiments; Narrative Policy Framework; Regional narratives; Borders; Cross-border integration; Territoriality; Øresund; Greater Copenhagen; European Studies; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Within the field of border studies, a common theoretical assumption is that national borders and national sentiments are interconnected. Some even argue that national boundaries are a precondition of national sentiments (Anderson & O'Dowd, 1999; Paasi, 1998 (b)). READ MORE

  5. 5. Towards a Competency Framework for Bridging Skill Gaps in the European Li-ion Battery Industry : A case study on a leading European battery player

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Nadja Zahiraldinni; [2022]
    Keywords : occupational competence; skill gaps; competence framework; HRD; battery industry; yrkeskompetens; kompetensgap; kompetensramverk; HRD; batteri-industri;

    Abstract : While human capital is repeatedly recognized as the most critical source of organizational capabilities, transformational changes to business environments are causing challenges related to human resource development. Against the backdrop of this, the emerging European Lithium-ion battery industry is facing headwinds in supplying critical engineering talent with the right skill set to enable the significant predicted growth of the industry. READ MORE