Essays about: "Moral responsibility"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 113 essays containing the words Moral responsibility.

  1. 11. How does the degree of anonymity affect our morals? : A study examining behavioural changes in online communication

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Johanna Simfors; Rasmus Rudling; [2020]
    Keywords : Anonymity; Morals; Deindividuation; Social Experiment; Online Communication;

    Abstract : Humans have found ways to communicate with each other since the beginning of time. However, the way we communicate has changed over the years. Today we can communicate with people from all over the world by employing digital technologies, and this can sometimes be done without revealing individuals’ actual identity. READ MORE

  2. 12. The "warming war" : Securitizing climate change at the UN Security Council

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hanna Söderbäck; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate change; small island developing States; United Nations Security Council; securitization; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to explore the discursive strategies involved when representatives of small island developing States (SIDS) attempt to securitize climate change in the Security Council, in order to understand which, if any, discursive strategies are successful, and if the securitizing attempt itself is successful. The theoretical framework is based on securitization theory as developed by the Copenhagen school, and the material for the analysis is made up of four meeting records from meetings of the Security Council, ranging from 2007 until 2019. READ MORE

  3. 13. Problematizing Discourse on Poverty and Social Justice : A critical analysis of the knowledge production of SDG education materials in the context of Nord Anglia Education

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Bogata Kardos; [2020]
    Keywords : education and morality; social justice; poverty; neoliberalism; transnational feminism; critical discourse analysis;

    Abstract : Education has an important role in working towards equity and social justice. Education is assigned the role to balance out inequalities in education, and to provide people with opportunity for social mobility. This thesis seeks to critically explore international curricula in the context of an international private school company. READ MORE

  4. 14. Respect for animals - with what implications? : A critical policy analysis of the Swedish Animal Welfare Act

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Camilla Björkbom; [2020]
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    Abstract : In this thesis I interrogate the concept of respect for animals, or intrinsic value, in the new Swedish Animal Welfare Act adopted in 2018. I draw on poststructural theory and conceptual input from political theory as well as Martha Nussbaum’s capability approach. READ MORE

  5. 15. Who is really in power here : A critical discourse analysis on the Facebook discussion concerning the media representation of Greekazo in Malou Efter Tio

    University essay from Karlstads universitet; Karlstads universitet

    Author : Thomas Forssell; Bjerkland Axel; [2020]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse analysis; Malou efter 10; Greekazo; Swedish rap; Moral Panic;

    Abstract : The purpose of this essay is to investigate the confrontation of the Facebook group that was developed in response to the interview with the rap artist Greekazo in Malou Efter Tio. The study investigates the research questions: How is the discursive practice of Facebook utilized to challenge a mainstream television production? How are the stereotypes of contemporary marginalized rap artists reproduced in the Swedish news media? Our key interest lies in the moment of conflict between a section of the public and a mainstream media organization where we discuss how the media representation of a Swedish contemporary rap subculture is confronted by a minority of people online. READ MORE