Essays about: "Palestinians"

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  1. 1. “Our souls are there, we are returning someday” – Young Palestinians in Sweden reflecting on ethnicity as an aspect of identity

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Elvira Korp; [2018]
    Keywords : Palestinians; Sweden; Social Identity Theory; Self categorization theory; Ethnicity; Identity;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how Palestinian ethnicity is negotiated and embodied in different contexts by young people with Palestinian background in Sweden. It is based on semi-structured interviews and uses Social Identity and Self Categorization theory. READ MORE

  2. 2. Environmentalism of the occupied: A slow violence perspective on the West Bank’s deteriorating agricultural sector, and an overview of Palestinian agro-resistance in the struggle towards food sovereignty

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Jennifer Luna Pedersen; [2018]
    Keywords : slow violence; food sovereignty; environmentalism of the poor; environmentalism of the occupied; resistance; occupied Palestinian territories oPt ; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores what it means to struggle for food sovereignty under belligerent occupation. It makes the argument that the deliberate suppression of agriculture in the West Bank (occupied Palestinian territories) and ensuing deterioration of food sovereignty can be understood as an example of “slow violence,” further entrenching the settler-colonial occupation of Palestine. READ MORE

  3. 3. Statelessness and the ability to receive a residence permit based on impediments to enforcement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Amanda Widborg; [2018]
    Keywords : Statelessness; Bidoons; Palestinians; Impediments to enforcement; Critical Discourse Analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Being stateless, roughly means being without a citizenship of any nation. This is the definition of being stateless in legal terms, called de jure statelessness. There is also statelessness that entails being without the efficient protection of one’s nation, called de facto statelessness. READ MORE

  4. 4. CDA analysis of Jerusalem Conflict in BBC and AJE

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Yasmin Aldadah; [2018]
    Keywords : Israeli-Palestinian conflict; media bias; BBCWN; AJE; US; Trump; Jerusalem; CDA; DHA; media representation; conflict reporting; ideologies; text analysis;

    Abstract : This research aims at finding how BBC and AJE media represented the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The study examines the news website, which reported the recent escalation of Jerusalem conflict in December 2017, where US President Trump have recognized Jerusalem as Israeli capital, and declared to move the US embassy from Tel-Aviv to Jerusalem. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Impact of Military Orders on the Palestinians’ Right to Water Access : a content analysis of IDF’s Military Orders regarding water in light of IHL and ICCPR Article 26

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Sara Ibrahim; [2017]
    Keywords : ICCPR; Military Orders; IDF; West Bank; Israel; Palestine; IHL; occupation; water; Mänskliga rättigheter; Human rigths; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to explore what impacts the IDF’s Military Orders regarding water have on Palestinians in the West Bank, taking international humanitarian law (IHL) and International Convention on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) into consideration. Thus, to discover whether or not Israel’s actions are compatible with IHL and treats everyone equal before the law, as stated in ICCPR Article 26, both quantitative and qualitative content analysis is applied to the Military Orders in question. READ MORE