Essays about: "Post-structuralism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the word Post-structuralism.

  1. 1. Constructing the National Identity Discourse in Citizenship Education Policy: The Case of Citizenship Education in England

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Gunay Mammadova; [2020]
    Keywords : National Identity; Citizenship; Citizenship Education; Diversity; England; Post-structuralism; Governmentality; Discourse Analysis; WPR Method; Social construction;

    Abstract : The thesis examines the governmental construction of national identity through its citizenship education policy in England, the country with heightened tensions in diversity and identity re-construction aligning with its mandatory citizenship classes since 2002. Theoretically framing the study on the Foucauldian post-structuralism, the thesis utilises Foucauldian-influenced ‘What is the problem represented to be?’ (WPR) method by Bacchi that presents the government as a problem-producer. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Acceptance of Unacceptable Behaviour - The Case of Donald Trump

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Maria Vestrin; [2020]
    Keywords : Populism; Donald Trump; Critical Theory; Discourse Psychology; Authoritarianism; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to bring a greater understanding of the recent rise in right-wing populism by analysing the authoritarian populist discourse used by Donald Trump when he speaks to his base. In the study, the transcript of his speech at the Minnesota Rally in October 2019 is studied with the method critical discourse psychology. READ MORE

  3. 3. Deutsche Einheit and Europäische Einigung: A Post-Structuralist Account of German National Identity Construction through Foreign Policy

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Imke Johanna Pohl; [2020]
    Keywords : Post-Structuralism; Germany; Foreign Policy; Identity; Discourse; European Integration;

    Abstract : This thesis examines national identity in the context of the empirical case of German foreign policy. In this way, the relationship between identity and foreign policy is analyzed. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effects and limits of corporate gender equality standards : A feminist post-structuralist perspective

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Lisette Frandsen Albrechtsen; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender; Feminist Post-Structuralism; Corporate standards; Workplace Gender Equality; CSR; Certifications; Ligestilling; Kønsidentitet; Poststrukturalisme; CSR; Ligestilling på arbejdsmarkedet; Ligeløn; Ligelønscertificering; Certificering;

    Abstract : Based on my research aim of covering a gap in the literature on corporate gender equality standards, I research the effects and limits of corporate gender equality standards through a feminist poststructuralist perspective using the case study of the EDGE standard. Based on a qualitative research design, I build an analytical framework on Carol Bacchi’s ‘What’s the Problem Represented to be’ (WPR) approach to analyze the material in form of the five assessment areas of the EDGE standard. READ MORE

  5. 5. International Negotiations: Language in Crisis and Conflict Handling Negotiations, and vice versa : A conceptual study on international crisis/conflict negotiations considered in Wittgensteinian, Austinian and Derridean terms, with reflections on the cases of Oslo 1 Accords 1993 and Rambouillet Negotiations 1999

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/StatsvetenskapLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Stefan Vucic; [2019]
    Keywords : negotiations; diplomacy; crisis and conflict handling; warfare and peace-making; mediation; power; language; pragmatics; meta discourse; semantics; message; meaning; intention; communication; post-structuralism;

    Abstract : The thesis presents a conceptual study engaging the theories emerged in the philosophy of language and the theories of international relations and negotiations into a single framework. The framework comprises the concepts developed by L. Wittgenstein, J. L. READ MORE