Essays about: "Indigeneity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the word Indigeneity.

  1. 1. Indigeneity and Industry at Bovanenkovo- Cooperation? Confrontation? Justice?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Evan Goss; [2022]
    Keywords : Nenets; Bovanenkovo; energy justice; Russian gas industry; indigenous peoples; reindeer pastoralism; Yamal.;

    Abstract : The Nenets, an indigenous peoples in the North of Russia, are increasingly being affected by the gas industry. The increasing prioritisation of extractive industries, the status of the Arctic as a bellwether and the threatened situation of indigenous people in Russia has drawn greater attention to this field of study. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Others: Media representations of Indigenous Peoples in the coverage of environmental and political matters : A Critical Discourse-Analysis of the media coverage regarding the Mayan Train environmental protests and concerns in Mexico

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Viviana Levet; [2022]
    Keywords : indigenous; indigenous peoples; indigenous representations; Mexico; media; media outlets; train; mayan; mayan train; environment; environmental discourse; media discourse; sustainability; social sustainability; indigeneity; racism; discrimination;

    Abstract : In the coverage of the Mayan Train in the Southeast of Mexico, national newspapers have either ignored Indigenous peoples as the main stakeholders affected by this project or portrayed them as victims and enemies of modernization. The purpose of this study is to analyse how the Mexican newspapers, La Jornada & Reforma, have omitted or ‘othered’ Indigenous communities in their coverage of the Mayan Train between March and June 2022. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ceci (n’)est (pas) une pipe - The framing and reframing of the Line 3 pipeline in Minnesota

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ellis Haarsma; [2022]
    Keywords : social movements; resistance; energy infrastructure; indigeneity; United States; environmental justice; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : With climate change as our current greatest threat, it is necessary to reduce carbon emissions by decreasing fossil fuels. Indigenous movements have played a crucial role in combating climate change, especially with their resistance to pipelines. READ MORE

  4. 4. Representation Construction of Indigeneity by State vs Sámi Governments : Communicating Indigeneity through Official Government Discourse in Norway and Sweden

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Elisabeth Hasselström; [2022]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse Analysis; Indigenous peoples; Official Documents; Political Discourse; Representation; Communication; Government; Sweden Norway;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine the representation of the Sámi population as constructed in the official political discourses of the Swedish and Norwegian Governments and the Sámi Parliaments. As Sámi policies and Sámi political action have historically been limited by the dominating postcolonial conception of the Sámi by the nation-state, this thesis evaluates how the Governments of Sweden and Norway construct a representation of the Sámi in comparison to the representation offered by elected Sámi representatives to ascertain how the sociohistorical perspectives of the majority population reflect the conception of the Sámi population today. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sámi people belong in Umeå: A qualitative research of institutions ontological security provision for the Sámi community in Umeå

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alicia Barkström; [2022]
    Keywords : Ontological security; Sámi; Identity; Belonging; Decolonial theory; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : For many years, indigeneity has been conceptualized as rural, making Indigenous communities and people in cities invisible globally. For the Sámi people, Europe’s only indigenous people, security is mainly understood as physical-centering extraction and environmental degradation. READ MORE