Essays about: "Othering"

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  1. 1. Identities from the Kabylie: Narrating Amazigh identity through conflict understanding

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Seréna Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Amazigh identity; Algeria; Kabylie; Narrative analysis; Conflict understanding; Identity construction;

    Abstract : The objective of this study was to understand how participants’ with an Amazigh identity in the Kabylie narrates their conflict understanding in relation to their identity. In order to contribute to the conflict transformation, this study sought to complement previous research that approaches the ‘conflict(s)’ in an etic way, by approaching the conflict understanding from an emic point of view. READ MORE

  2. 2. J. K. Rowling’s tweets following and regarding the Parkland School Shooting – A Critical Discourse Analysis

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Lisa Katharina Wachter; [2018]
    Keywords : J. K. Rowling; Celebrity Twitter Practice; Critical Discourse Analysis; Celebrity Advocacy; Parkland School Shooting;

    Abstract : The Parkland School Shooting in February 2018 caused a flood of empathy, grief, and anger on Twitter. Having gained popularity and a reputation for her political commentary on US American events on the social media platform, the British author J. K. Rowling published a variety of intriguing tweets following and regarding the Shooting. READ MORE

  3. 3. The European Project : A Comparative Critical Discourse Analysis of Three State of the Union Speeches

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Louise Svensson; [2018]
    Keywords : EU; Juncker; discourse; legitimisation; identity; Europastudier; State of the Union speeches; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is a qualitative study on how the current President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, views the on-going project of European integration and how he constructs a ‘European identity’. The sample material consists of his three State of the Union speeches from 2015, 2016 and 2017, where Juncker reflects on events in the past year and presents the European Commission’s coming proposals. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Stockholm Terror Attack 2017 : How Domestic and International Online News Media Framed the Act and Empowered Involved Actors

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Katja Væver Kronborg; [2018]
    Keywords : Framing; Terrorism; Media; Power; Risk Society; Media Representation;

    Abstract : The aim of this comparative study has been to identify similarities and differences in Swedish and British media’s framing and empowerment of actors in relation to the 2017 Stockholm terror attack. Theories on the risk society, framing, power and CDA have been used to create a framework that gives a deeper understanding of media’s role in framing actors and events, and how this can potentially affect the public. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sexual Sociality between Lebanese and Syrian men: A Study of the Representations of Syrian Men in the Non-heterosexual Lebanese Context.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Marc Gallego García; [2018]
    Keywords : non-heterosexuality; Lebanese men; Syrian men; sexual sociality; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the multiple representations of Syrian men in the non-heterosexual Lebanese context. Through qualitative research methods, eleven Lebanese men who have sex with men are interviewed about their sexual sociality with Syrian men. READ MORE