Essays about: "Global Capitalism"

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  1. 1. What are the Underlying Factors for the Poor Implementation of the Free, Prior, and Informed Consent Principle in Australia, Canada, and the United States? : A Qualitative Comparative Study

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Isra Bashir Ahmed; [2022]
    Keywords : Settler-Colonialism; FPIC Extractive Industry; Stakeholder approach; Power Asymmetries; Logic of Elimination; Doctrine of Discovery; Terra Nullius; Global Capitalism; Dakota Access Pipeline; Canadian Land Claims; Native Title Act; John v M’intosh; FPIC CSR.;

    Abstract : It has been 15 years since the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples recognized the Free, Prior and Informed consent Principle, yet it has not been able to function to its fullest potential. This Thesis aims to carry out a Qualitative Comparative Analysis of the following three countries of Australia, Canada, and the United States. READ MORE

  2. 2. From "the Will to Improve" to "the Will to Transform": Some Promises & Challenges of Sida's Multidimensional Poverty Analysis (MDPA) Framework in Bolivia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Jonathan Solarte Espinosa; [2021]
    Keywords : Sida; Sweden; Latin America; Bolivia; MDPA; multidimensional poverty; poverty reduction; development discourses; development paradigms; power; capitalism; donors; ODA; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Objectives: This study sets out to answer the following research questions: 1. How do Sida and CEDLA problematize poverty and what does this reveal about their underlying development paradigms? 2. READ MORE

  3. 3. Facebook and the Circulation of Capital: The Rentier Supply Chain of Social Media Marketing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Axel Sievers; [2021]
    Keywords : Digital Platforms; Digital Space; Facebook; Global Inequality Chains; Political Economy; Rentier Capitalism; Social Media; Supply Chain; Value Theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Digital space is a novel form of spatial expression which have been core to the business model of some of the largest firms within the 21st century. Mobilizing tools from geographical political economy, Facebook and the core function of its digital space is critically analyzed, along with how value is distributed along the advertising supply chain. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Limerick Soviet : Workers' motivations for the general strike in Limerick, 1919

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Martha Dunster; [2021]
    Keywords : Labour unions; syndicalism; strikes; Limerick; Irish republicanism;

    Abstract : In April 1919, the Trades and Labour Council of Limerick County, Ireland, declared a general strike in response to the increasingly militarised policing of the region by the British authorities. A Strike Committee, consisting of local activists, assumed governance of Limerick for two weeks. READ MORE

  5. 5. On the Silk Road with Giovanni Arrighi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies

    Author : Simon Frohlund; [2021]
    Keywords : World-systems analysis; Systemic cycles of accumulation; Hegemonic transitions; China; Scientific paradigms; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores contradictions, inadequacies, and competing formulations within Giovanni Arrighi’s theory of systemic cycles of accumulation (SCAs) as a Kuhnian scientific paradigm. This has been carried out through a comparative study on how the theory has been applied by scholars on the issue of the prospective hegemonic rise of China in the contemporary setting. READ MORE