Essays about: "European identity"

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  1. 1. Balancing use and conservation in marine spatial planning - Perspectives of sustainability and the ecosystem approach in a Swedish context

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Julia Sandberg; [2018-03-13]
    Keywords : marine spatial planning; the Ecosystem Approach; sustainable development;

    Abstract : The environmental concern and interest in marine resources are growing, which is reflected within marine policies in the European Union. In 2007 the Integrated Maritime Policy (IMP) was adopted, aiming at collecting and integrating marine policies in one framework. READ MORE

  2. 2. Segregation and Territorial Stigmatisation in Western European Cities under an identity perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Suzanne Chibli; [2018]
    Keywords : urban segregation; territorial stigmatisation; identity; identity strategies theory; suburbs; Rosengård; Vaulx-en-Velin; Zlatan Ibrahimovic; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore and compare the segregation and the stigmatisation of inhabitants living in so-called ‘disadvantaged neighbourhoods’ through an identity perspective in the two cities Malmö (Sweden) and Lyon (France). I demonstrate that in addition to income factor, identity participates in territorial stigmatisation and reinforces urban segregation, that is the progressive clustering of certain populations in specific neighbourhoods. READ MORE

  3. 3. "We Are the Land and the Land Is Us" - Analyzing the Construction of Sami National Identity in Sami Political Discourse on Land and Natural Resources

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Melodie Viallon; [2018]
    Keywords : Sami people; Nordic countries; identity politics; nationalism; post-colonialism; critical discourse analysis; European studies; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The collective fight for self-determination among indigenous peoples around the world has made headlines over the past few years. The exploitation of indigenous territories by settler-states has revived nationalist feelings among the groups, including the Sami, whose territories spread across four states. READ MORE

  4. 4. Canonising Culture: Collective Identity Construction in the Denmark Canon

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Stine Ebbesen; [2018]
    Keywords : Denmark Canon; collective identity; cultural heritage; canonisation; identity narrative; Danish identity; nationalism; European Studies; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Inspired by what appears to be a nationalist turn in cultural policy-making across Europe, this thesis is concerned with the recent upsurge in the canonisation of Danish culture as it seems to somewhat contradict the cultural policy priorities pursued by the supranational and intergovernmental bodies of which Denmark is a member. The purpose of the research is to investigate how collective identity is constructed in the Denmark Canon. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Construction of National Identity in Poland’s Newspapers : Content Analysis of Nasz Dziennik, Gazeta Wyborcza, and Rzeczpospolita

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Journalistik

    Author : Margarita Babovnikova; [2018]
    Keywords : European Union; journalism; media; national identity; Poland;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on national identity, constructed and represented in Poland’s media, and analyzes three daily newspapers which are diverse in their orientations as follows: Catholic Nasz Dziennik, pro-establishment business-conservative Rzeczpospolita, and independent center-left Gazeta Wyborcza. The research questions are how Gazeta Wyborcza, Nasz Dziennik, and Rzeczpospolita constitute national identity in content and what differences there are in identity construction in Gazeta Wyborcza, Nasz Dziennik, and Rzeczpospolita. READ MORE