Essays about: "Migration Attitudes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words Migration Attitudes.

  1. 1. MIGRATION ATTITUDES IN GERMANY AND THE UK IN TIMES OF CHANGE - A quantitative study comparing attitudes toward migration in 2002 and 2016

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Thomas Hendrik Kok; [2021-04-12]
    Keywords : Migration Attitudes; Germany; the United Kingdom; EU expansion; Migration Crisis 2015;

    Abstract : This paper studies differences in migration attitudes between 2002 and 2016 in two of the most important European migration countries, Germany and the United Kingdom. These years are interesting from a migration perspective as 2002 was just before a large EU expansion, while 2016 was just after the migration crisis of 2015, and the year of the Brexit referendum. READ MORE

  2. 2. Forcing people to be free? A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Political Discourse on the Danish Ghettos

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Emilie Jordan; [2020]
    Keywords : immigration; ghettos; liberalism; discourse; securitization;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to examine the political discourse related to the Danish ‘ghettos’, and if and how this discourse can be related to ‘securitization of migration’ and ‘repressive liberalism’. The point of departure is the salient explanation in previous research, that the political discourse is deriving from a movement towards nationalism. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE IMPACT OF MIGRATION POLICY CHANGES ON THE PUBLIC OPINION ON IMMIGRATION A Case Study of Austria and Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johanna Maas; [2019-12-13]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In this thesis, I examine the relationship between national immigration policy changes andits effect on public opinion towards immigration in Austria and Sweden. Previous literaturehad mainly focused on the impact of public opinion on policy changes while the reverserelationship has not been examined to the same degree. READ MORE

  4. 4. Amidst uncertainty and othering, EU citizens in search of belonging: The impact of Brexit on migrant identity and significant life-course decisions

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Virginia Stuart-Taylor; [2019]
    Keywords : belonging; Brexit; European identity; identity; interviews; London; migrant identity; migration; othering; social identity; uncertainty;

    Abstract : The UK's departure from the EU marks a pivotal moment in the history of intra-EU migration, one which foretells significant consequences for the identities and future plans of EU27 citizens who call the UK home, as they try to navigate the uncertainty and xenophobic othering sparked by the referendum result in June 2016. This thesis proposes five hypotheses on the cause-and-effect relationships that link migrant identity to subsequent decision-making in the context of Brexit, through coping strategies and other determining factors. READ MORE

  5. 5. BEHIND THE WORDS: RISING SEAS, DROWNING VOICES - a critical discourse analysis of Swedish press narratives on environmental migration & displacement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Jonas Nyman; [2019]
    Keywords : Environmental migration; Climate change; Media influence; Sweden; Critical studies; Discourse analysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : As the physical consequences of climate change continues to augment, possibly millions of people might be forced to migrate. Those most likely to be forced to move are people living in poor countries in the Global South where vulnerability levels are generally high and the capacity to adapt is often low due to socio-economic difficulties and political insecurity. READ MORE