Essays about: "Nexus"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 121 essays containing the word Nexus.

  1. 1. Who Takes The Lead? : Investigating Leadership In The Climate Change And Human Mobility Nexus

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Felicia Wartiainen; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Human Mobility; Migration; Displacement; Leadership; Leadership Modes; Negotiations; UNFCCC; Katowice Summit; COP 24;

    Abstract : Leadership has been claimed to be a critical determinant of success and failure in international negotiations. This thesis brings together the study of leadership in multilateral negotiations with the emerging discipline of climate change-induced human mobility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Water availability challenges in Mozambique – implications to the Nexus

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Ylva Nordström; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Den här rapporten undersöker möjliga framtider för vattentillgångarna och vattenkonsumptionen i området kring Pungwefloden i Mozambique med hänsyn till den naturliga miljön och vattenanvändningen. De vanligaste landklasserna i området är olika typer av skog. READ MORE

  3. 3. Will Beauty Save the World? A historical context study of the Miss Venezuela pageant as a conceivable contributor to communication for development.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Jassir de Windt; [2019]
    Keywords : celebrity beauty queens; beauty with a purpose; communication for development; cultural identity; national identity; popular culture; race and class; internationalisation; economic transnationalism; social norms of beauty; representation women; social change; Celebrity-Development nexus; Venezuela; historical context; qualitative research;

    Abstract : In recent years, old-hand development scholars, in the category of Dan Brockington, have expressed their concern over academia’s neglect of the significance of celebrities in the field. As has been the case of an outturn hereof, namely beauty pageants. READ MORE

  4. 4. Unsubstantial Territories : Nomadic Subjectivity as Criticism of Psychoanalysis in Virginia Woolf's The Waves

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Andrey Belov; [2019]
    Keywords : Virginia Woolf; The Waves; Jacques Lacan; Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari; Rosi Braidotti; psychoanalysis; subjectivity; nomadic subjectivity;

    Abstract : This essay looks at subjectivity in Virginia Woolf’s The Waves employing a psychoanalytic approach and using the theories of Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari. Woolf’s relation to the theories of her contemporary Sigmund Freud was unclear. READ MORE

  5. 5. INSTITUTIONAL QUALITY AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN THE WAKE OF NATURAL DISASTERS A Cross-Sectional Analysis of the impacts of Natural Disasters on the level of Human Trafficking

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jenny Tu; [2018-10-31]
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    Abstract : The form of modern-day slavery of human trafficking has been increasingly seen as a serious risk associated with environmental problems. The number of trafficked women and children wereseen as a reporting trend in the context of natural disasters, and is estimated to increase asdisasters will be more severe and frequent in the near future. READ MORE