Essays about: "My Role in society"

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  1. 1. Melbourne’s ‘African gang crisis’: A content analysis comparing two Melbourne media outlets

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Smyth Lisa; [2019]
    Keywords : African gang crisis; Sudanese-Australians; Sudanese refugees; media content analysis; media framing theory; multiculturalism;

    Abstract : In this paper I argue that in a mediatized Australia, where media are increasingly constructing society and culture as a whole, racializing frames used by Melbourne newspapers The Age and Herald Sun during a two-month period in 2018 contribute to the continued ‘othering’ of the ‘highly visible’ Sudanese-Australian and Sudanese refugee communities, and the erosion of the policy, and lived reality, of multiculturalism in Australia. Building upon the existing extensive body of research about the representation of refugee groups in Australian media, I use media framing theory to inform my analysis. READ MORE

  2. 2. Communication in conflict and peace - Reviewing peace theory in the frames of a network society

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Julie Arnfred Bojesen; [2019]
    Keywords : peace; conflict; communication power; Network society;

    Abstract : The digital revolution has changed how we interact and organize ourselves, how wars are fought and how peace is restored. The nature of conflicts has changed, and so should the theories with which we try to understand conflicts. Communication is power, and understanding power relations in the information era is fundamental to address peacebuilding. READ MORE

  3. 3. Det här är min plats! : ett arbete om barns platser och platsskapande i urban och suburban kontext

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Nicklas Centring; [2019]
    Keywords : barn; barns platsskapande; barns plats i staden; barns perspektiv; barnledda promenadintrevjuer; bostadsområde; landskapsarkitektur;

    Abstract : Det sker stora förändringar i vårt samhälle som påverkar hur vi lever våra liv. Urbaniseringen är ett faktum och vi ställer allt fler krav på vad staden och dess fysiska struktur ska erbjuda. Staden har blivit en viktig plats i barns liv då den återigen har blivit en vanlig bostadsmiljö för många. READ MORE

  4. 4. FEMME: extinct stereotypes

    University essay from Konstfack/Grafisk design & illustration

    Author : Claire Bonnet; [2019]
    Keywords : femme; stereotypes; activism; feminism; capitalism; advertising; retrofuturistic; exhibition; museum; hope; 2050; visual culture; graphic design; installation; femininity; gender; visual research; narrative; animation; objects; feminist future;

    Abstract : My research is about stereotypes of women. Responding to scepticism towardsfeminist movements, my degree project aims to challenge the power structure of today’s Western society. How does visual communication play a big role in creating and/or reproducing inequalities? I have created a retro-futuristic exhibition, placed in an imaginary museum. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ending the practice of child marriages in Nepal: viewpoints and suggestions from children’s rights activists

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Suman Baral; [2019]
    Keywords : Child marriage; Dowry; Children’s rights; Enforcement of laws; Prevention measures; Child love marriage; Arrange marriage; Poverty; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The thesis aimed to answer the research question: ‘What are the possible interventions measures to prevent child marriages in Nepal?’ by analyzing six in-depth semi structured interviews of people working for children’s rights. The earlier studies of child marriages and discussions of children and human rights has been used to analyse the data. READ MORE