Essays about: "Philippines"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 151 essays containing the word Philippines.

  1. 1. What constitutes right-wing extremism? - An analysis of three European political parties

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Erik Mellander; [2020-02-18]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The end of World War II resulted in the dissolvent of the German Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei (NSDAP) and the Italian Partito Nazionale Fascista (PNF). The strength of fascist and national socialist ideologies was significantly weakened after the war. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Activist's Strategic Toolkit : A study of environmental protesters’ responses to repressive state tactics in the Philippines

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Karoline Hermansson; [2020]
    Keywords : State repression; civil society; South-east Asia; Responses to state repression;

    Abstract : The studies on state repression on dissidents has for long puzzled researches with macro-level studies often reaching contradictory results. To that end, the following thesis aims to explore the micro-level effects of state repression on protesters strategies as a case-study on the Philippines, which was the deadliest country for environmental activists in 2018. READ MORE

  3. 3. DECENTRALISED MARINE MANAGEMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES Does decentralisation create a framework for successful sustainable marine management?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Amanda Örtegren; [2019-04-09]
    Keywords : Decentralisation; Marine Management; MPA; Sustainability; Philippines;

    Abstract : Decentralised management has become more popular during the last decades. Although, its effect in developing countries have been uneven and scientists argue that weak institutional capacity causes ineffective local authorities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cultural encounters and cheap labor: An interrogation of the Danish au pair scheme

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Violeta Ligraien Yanez Hidalgo; [2019]
    Keywords : Domestic labor; Au pair; Philippines; Denmark; Labor migration;

    Abstract : The present paper interrogates the Danish au pair scheme’s legitimacy as a cultural exchange program. The paper will introduce the theory of a segmented labor market and situate the au pair scheme within an empirical context of a global demand for migrant domestic labor. READ MORE

  5. 5. Abaca in the Philippines, an overview of a potential important resource for the country : Relating the tensile strength of the single fiber to the microfibrilar angle

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH); KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Victor Waller; Astrid Wilsby; [2019]
    Keywords : Abaca; fiber; renewable materials; Manila hemp; Industrial crops; Tensile strength;

    Abstract : Due to environmental concerns and to the limited amount of fossil fuel in the world theinterest in using renewable material has been and will continue to be on the rise. With theincreasing demand for renewable materials such as bio-based fibers, the research aroundnatural fibers is intensifying. READ MORE