Essays about: "Neo-colonialism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the word Neo-colonialism.

  1. 1. "It's Complicated" The Relationship Between Islam and Gender Equality. : A Comparative Case Study of the Developments of Family Codes in the two Muslim States Tunisia and Algeria

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Pontén; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender equality; Islam; Islamic feminism; Neo-colonialism; Family code; Tunisia; Algeria.;

    Abstract : This paper takes a critical stance to the conventional thinking about the relationship between Islam and gender equality in a functional idea analysis on the family codes in Algeria and Tunisia. With two different outcomes in spite of their historical and cultural similarities, this paper seeks to understand the developments from neo-colonial and Islamic feminist perspectives. READ MORE

  2. 2. Land Grabbing : Media discourses on land acquisition in India and by India

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Shiva Shourie; [2018]
    Keywords : Land; government; people; media; India; Ethiopia;

    Abstract : To this day, land is a source of survival for billions of people around the globe. However, industrialization and the rush for natural resources has immensely commodified land. READ MORE

  3. 3. Contested identity, contested struggle : A critical discourse analysis on victim-agent narratives regarding commercial sex in Thailand

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emma Aler; [2018]
    Keywords : Agency; Victimisation; Agent-Victim Framework; Commercial Sex; Sex Work; Postcolonialism; Feminist Theory; Thailand;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how efforts regarding the commercial sex industry in Thailand can be positioned in relation to an agent-victim framework. In the context of the expanding sex industry in Thailand, it becomes relevant to look at how efforts regarding it risks reproducing notions of ‘the prostitute’ as the victimised Other, and thus reinforcing neo-colonialism. READ MORE

  4. 4. TogEthered at LiQa': Experiences and Sociality of Queer of Colour Asylum Seekers in Malmö

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Milos Burzan; [2016]
    Keywords : asylum; homophobia; queer of colour; globalisation; migration; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The rise of homophobia and violence related to it across the postcolonial world has incited many LGBT persons to migrate to Western Europe and North America. One of the possible ways includes seeking asylum on the ground of sexual orientation and gendered identity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sino-African Relations Neo-colonialism or "South-South" Cooperation?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Måns Widenborg; Johan Bülow; [2013]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : .... READ MORE