Essays about: "Neoliberalism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 112 essays containing the word Neoliberalism.

  1. 1. Distributing ‘learning’ for everyone, everywhere

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hilla Aaltio; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Finnish education export; neoliberalism in education; equity discourses; equality discourses;

    Abstract : During the past decades, global education policies and practices have experienced a neoliberalturn, which has changed the discourse around education. Instead of being regarded as a publicservice, education has become loaded with expectations of effective production of the humancapital and financial profits. READ MORE

  2. 2. How to transform foreign aid in Latin America through ecological economics

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Mariana Fernandez Garcia; [2019]
    Keywords : Development; Ecological Economics; Foreign aid; Latin America; Neoclassical economics; Sustainable Development.;

    Abstract : This study mainly argues the role that neoliberalism and neoclassical economics (mainstream economics) have had through foreign aid in Latin America and its effects over the years. The mere ideology of a market-centered society has been detrimental for many already. READ MORE

  3. 3. “Like in Europe”: Promotional Discourses of the Stipend Reduction and Justification of the Neoliberal Transformations in Ukraine

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

    Author : Daria Popova; [2019]
    Keywords : Neoliberalism; post-Soviet Ukraine; post-Maidan politics; nationalism; neoliberal state.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This research explores the promotional discourses the neoliberal experts and politicians use to legitimise the stipend shortages to the students, whose interests this policy contradicts. The thesis argues that the proponents of the reform established the dialogue with the opposition in order to avoid the large-scale protests against the policy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Böndernas nya värld : en uppföljande studie av tre gårdar i jordbrukets omvandling 1981–2019

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Martina Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : jordbruk; bonde; livsform; nyliberalism; dispossession; förändring;

    Abstract : Åren 1981–2 genomfördes en samtidsdokumentation av jordbruket på tre gårdar i Uppland. I den här uppsatsen återkommer jag till dessa tre med en vilja att förstå hur jordbrukets strukturrationalisering i den nyliberala eran påverkar livet på den individuella gården. READ MORE

  5. 5. THE HAMBURG-ST.-PAULI-BRANDDIALECTIC - Examining Hamburg’s city branding approach and its effects on the local Red-Light-District

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Miriam Green; [2019]
    Keywords : City Branding; Tourism; Gentrification; Red-Light District; Prostitution; Sex Work; Neoliberalism; Revanchist City; Entrepreneurial City; Reeperbahn; St. Pauli; Marke Hamburg; NION;

    Abstract : “What is certain is that the question of […] re-making a landscape of prostitution in the city […] needs to be viewed as part of a changing, global discourse on the nature of contemporary cities” (Aalbers & Sabat 2012, p. 114). READ MORE