Essays about: "Hegemony"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 154 essays containing the word Hegemony.

  1. 1. Putting all the sustainable development eggs in the private sector basket : An investigation into hegemonic struggle in the Danish development community over increasing private sector-driven development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Louise Maria Skotte Møller; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Development Finance; Private Sector-Driven Development; Civil Society; Critical Discourse Analysis; Hegemony; Sustainability Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : How sustainable development (SD) is envisioned, practiced and financed is a crucial question today. In Denmark, the former government introduced private sector-driven development (PSDD) at the heart of Danish development cooperation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Teacher’s narratives on the implementation of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) : a comparative discourse analysis in Germany and Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Charlotte Ponzelar; [2020]
    Keywords : environmental education; education for sustainable development; discourse theory Laclau and Mouffe; power in education; comparative discourse analysis; role and identity of high school teachers; narratives;

    Abstract : A manifold of research and literature on Environmental Education (EE) and Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) stretches from pluralistic interpretations of the concepts’ definition over political debates to the formulation of practical guidelines for educators’ and training programs. While being very open for interpretation, on the political agenda the concept of ESD is argued to be one of the fundamental solutions to tackle Climate Change. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Strategic Move Towards Power? : A critical discourse analysis of how national leaders of China and the United States frame their foreign trade policies in the trade war

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Felicia Arpzell; [2020]
    Keywords : Foreign trade policies; China; The United States; Trade war; Critical discourse analysis; Grand Strategy; Realism; Hegemony; Power;

    Abstract : By using critical discourse analysis, the purpose of this thesis has been to reveal the hidden power relation behind the discourse on foreign trade policies in the context of the trade war and to examine if grand strategies can be identified in the discourses. The thesis has thus focused on what discourses the national leaders of the United States and China have created and how different words and concepts have been used to form a national strategy on foreign trade policies in the context of the trade war. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mentoring Migrants: A Qualitative Study of Needs, Employment & Integration in Denmark

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Sofie Dahl Hansen; [2020]
    Keywords : Denmark; Middle East; immigration; migration; refugee; integration; mentoring; employment; labour market; integration policy; volunteers; Bacchi; Gramsci; Bourdieu; Hall; hegemony; problematization; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the wake of the so-called Refugee Crisis in 2015, Danish Government reformed the policy framework for immigrant integration. To support and promote the new changes, the Danish Government offered project funding to set up volunteer-based mentoring programmes aimed at improving newcomers’ chances of accessing the labour market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Att våga våga : en studie om självhushållare, deras drivkrafter och skapandet av en ny social rörelse

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Elin Östensson; [2020]
    Keywords : självhushållare; gröna vågen; ruralisering; meningsskapande;

    Abstract : Världen är i förändring och vi står inför en rad framtida utmaningar. Bland annat kommer fossildrivna städernas hegemoni utmanas allt mer i takt med att oljan blir dyrare att framställa. Det leder till en högre grad av ruralisering, men redan idag finns ett flyttmönster av stadsmänniskor in till landsbygden. READ MORE