Essays about: "Hamas"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the word Hamas.

  1. 1. UNITED BY FAITH, DIVIDED BY …? A comparative content analysis on the splintering of the Islamic Terrorism Movement

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Karin Lidqvist; [2019-12-06]
    Keywords : al-Qaeda; Islamic State; Hamas; Terrorism; Militant Islamism; Fragmentation; Content Analysis;

    Abstract : Through a qualitative comparative content analysis, this thesis sets out to describe currentsplintering within the Islamist terrorist movement – a noteworthy change given previous intergroup tolerance. The comparison is made between al-Qaeda, Islamic State, and Hamas. READ MORE

  2. 2. Vying for victimhood : subtextual moral judgements and news organisation standpoints reporting Gaza 2014

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Amy Margaret Franck; [2019]
    Keywords : Israel; Palestine; Gaza; Victimhood; Media Bias; Media Morality; Mediapolis; Objectivity; Proximity; Al Jazeera; Associated Press; News Agency; Newswire; Dehumanisation; Standpoint theory; Journalism; Hamas; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the summer of 2014, a violent conflagration erupted in the isolated Palestinian enclave of Gaza. Whilst the fighting was between Hamas and Israel, Palestinian civilians paid the price. The stark disparity in deaths triggered a debate in the West about Israeli tactics, and the media was accused of ‘bias’ by both Israelis and Palestinians. READ MORE

  3. 3. The (Un)changing Hamas: A 'New' Hamas in a New World?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Leo Arnér; [2019]
    Keywords : Hamas; Old Terrorism; New Terrorism; Palestine; Israel; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Terrorism seems to have changed character in the wake of globalization and the modern world. The unclear magnitude of these changes has given rise to a debate on whether terrorism today can be labeled as ‘new’. This thesis examines how the terrorist organization Hamas should be defined in this debate on the character of contemporary terrorism. READ MORE

  4. 4. From Bullets to Ballots - A comparative case study of the political transition of ANC and Hamas

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Christian Eklind; Christopher Angenfelt; [2015]
    Keywords : ANC; Hamas; terrorist group; terror group; political party; transition; transformation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In this paper the authors performs a comparative case study between the political groups ANC and Hamas. Using the theoretical framework of Mimmi Söderberg-Kovacs as well as Anniseh Van Engeland and Rachel M. Rudolph the authors has constructed a set of variables to determine what allows a terrorist group to transition to a political party. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Factories of Men? : A study of Hamas’ statements and politics concerning women within a theoretical framework of Islamic feminism

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hannah Öhlén; [2013]
    Keywords : Palestine; feminism; islamism; Hamas; women s rights; Islamic feminism;

    Abstract : This study examines Hamas’ policies and opinions on women’s rights and participation in the public sphere from a perspective of Islamic feminism. A theoretical framework of Islamic feminism is developed in this thesis and can be applied to other Islamist organisations and parties. READ MORE