Essays about: "Indigenous peoples"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 129 essays containing the words Indigenous peoples.

  1. 1. A Decolonial Approach to Comparing Bolivia and Sweden’s Positionality on Indigenous Rights

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Utveckling och internationellt samarbete

    Author : Catrine Clearwater; Emilie Törnblom Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Coloniality; Indigenous Rights Regimes; Decolonial Theory; Indigenous Peoples; Indigenous-State relations; Bolivia; Sweden;

    Abstract : This study examines the concept of coloniality in relation to states' approach to indigenous people's rights, through the perspective of decoloniality. The two countries being compared are Bolivia and Sweden, two countries that differ in many ways. READ MORE

  2. 2. Solidarity in decolonization : Indigenous-Environmentalist alliance and the struggle against clearcutting in Sápmi

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Helena Eriksson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sápmi; solidarity; decolonization; clearcutting; internal colonialism; post-colonialism; knowledge-practices; environmentalism; social movements;

    Abstract : This study concerns the alliance against clearcutting that has been formed between the Swedish environmental movement and the Sami movement. Earlier studies on environmentalist/Indigenous alliances have found that such cooperation often has been formed through reproductions of a colonial political relationship, perpetuating Indigenous peoples' structural marginality. READ MORE

  3. 3. Indigenous Peoples and Power Relations in Disaster Risk Reduction : A Critical Discourse Analysis of Three UNDRR Frameworks

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Josefin Jonsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Indigenous peoples; Indigenous Knowledge; Power Relations; Disaster Risk Reduction; UN; Critical Discourse Analysis; Fairclough;

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  4. 4. Locating Indigenous Agencies in Climate Policies of the Arctic : Positionalities of Indigenous People(s) and Traditional Knowledge in the Science-Policy Discourse of Climate Change

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

    Author : Justiina Mattila; [2022]
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    Abstract : Indigenous people in the Arctic are recognized as being on front line of confronting the effects of changing climate as well as of the global measures taken for its management, however, remaining marginalized under the conventional ways of governing. This thesis examines the positionalities of indigenous people(s) and traditional knowledge in the science-policy discourse of climate change. READ MORE

  5. 5. Populism, a threat to democracy? : A qualitative study on inclusionary and exclusionary populism

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Klara Larsson Niemi; [2022]
    Keywords : populism; democracy; Jair Bolsonaro; Gustavo Petro; indigenous peoples; Cas Mudde; Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser; inclusionary populism; exclusionary populism;

    Abstract : By a common characterization of populism as a threat to democracy, this study further examines whether populism entails a threat or a corrective to democracy. The research is based on the theoretical framework by Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser and Cas Mudde which emphasizes the inclusion and exclusion factor of populism to determine the impact on democracy. READ MORE