Essays about: "Role of communication in the society"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 143 essays containing the words Role of communication in the society.

  1. 1. Communication in conflict and peace - Reviewing peace theory in the frames of a network society

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Julie Arnfred Bojesen; [2019]
    Keywords : peace; conflict; communication power; Network society;

    Abstract : The digital revolution has changed how we interact and organize ourselves, how wars are fought and how peace is restored. The nature of conflicts has changed, and so should the theories with which we try to understand conflicts. Communication is power, and understanding power relations in the information era is fundamental to address peacebuilding. READ MORE

  2. 2. Memory struggles in Chile 45 years after the coup. A Critical Discourse Analysis on the role of the press.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Raquel Ávila Dosal; [2019]
    Keywords : memory studies; communication for development; Chile; dictatorship; critical discourse analysis;

    Abstract : This Degree Project (DP) deals with the discourses about collective memory in Chile 45 years after a coup d’état that gave way to a dictatorship that lasted for 17 years, during which serious human rights violations were committed. How different actors relate to this traumatic period shows how this is a field of struggle in contemporary Chile. READ MORE

  3. 3. Not One (Woman) Less Social Media Activism to end Violence Against Women: The case of the Feminist Movement ‘Ni Una Menos’.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Cecilia Sjöberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Violence against women; Feminism; Feminist movements; Social Media Activism; Digital activism; Networked social movements; Information and Communication Technologies; Collective action.;

    Abstract : The struggle to end violence against women and girls has long been a priority topic for women’s and feminist movements in Latin America. Lately, since the changes in the new media landscape (Castells 2015; Lievrouw, 2013) with the increased use of information and communication technologies (ICTs), such as social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, the way women and feminist movements advocate their intentions are changing (Harcourt, 2013; Mathos, 2017). READ MORE

  4. 4. Reading the Diaspora

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Krisztina Orbán; [2018]
    Keywords : books; audience studies; white minorities; transculturality; cultural identity; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis set the goal to contribute to the fields of diaspora studies and cultural studies from a media and communication studies angle by addressing the blank spots ‘white minorities’ and book use. White diasporas are nearly invisible within academia and very often ‘under the radar’ in society as well. READ MORE

  5. 5. Integration på den mångkulturella landsbygden : om nyanlända i Ngoma, Uganda

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Denis Bisaso; [2018]
    Keywords : kultur; identitet; språk; integration; Uganda; nyanlända;

    Abstract : Uganda som världens nionde största flyktingmottagande land har många nyanlända. Många av dessa hamnar av olika anledningar på landsbygden, bl.a. för att det är där de flesta flyktingbosättningar är placerade men också för att en del nyanlända föredrar att etablera sig på landsbygden. READ MORE