Essays about: "Saudi Arabia"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 59 essays containing the words Saudi Arabia.

  1. 1. “Only you can save my life” Saudi women and public protest on Twitter A Critical Discourse Analysis of emergency calls for protection or protest and the users’ responses in return.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Lina Alkowatly; [2019]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse Analysis; Saudi Women; Twitter; Private and public Sphere; Online Protest; Saudi Arabia;

    Abstract : Since the Arab Spring uprisings in 2011, Twitter has proven to be a useful mobilization tool for citizens within the relatively closed societies of the Arab world. Twitter affirms that unheard voices can now be heard and the claims on social and political practices are being exposed to public discussion. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Endurance of an Asymmetrical Alliance - A Case Study of the U.S.-Saudi Alliance

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Kathrine Ellersgaard Holm; [2019]
    Keywords : Alliance Formation; Asymmetrical Alliances; Foreign Policy Analysis; Security; Stability; Path Dependency; The United States of America; Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; the Middle East;

    Abstract : Despite that alliance formation commonly happen when states share mutual interests and like-mindedness, it is possible to find alliances, where the states promote radically different political, normative, and cultural characteristics. Such an alliance is observed in the case of Saudi Arabia and the United States, which subsequently have endured. READ MORE

  3. 3. The End of Water Scarcity? : Environmental Determinism and Water Security

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Carina Dios Falk; [2019]
    Keywords : Water Security; Development; Technologies; Environmental determinism;

    Abstract :  Is there no development without water? Are arid and dry regions destined to face water scarcity? This essay argues that with globalisation and technological advancements in the water sector are making time and place less relevant for hydro securing societies. Instead, relevant for water insecure countries is the asymmetrical access to technologies and management. READ MORE

  4. 4. Study of NEOM city renewable energy mix and balance problem

    University essay from KTH/ElkraftteknikKTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Majed Mohammed G Alkeaid; [2018]
    Keywords : NEOM; Renewable; Energy; Solar; Wind; System; 100% renewable; Sustainable; Futuristic; City; Saudi Arabia; Tidal; Solar Power Tower.; NEOM; Förnybar; Energi; Sol; Vind; System; 100% Förnybar; Hållbar; Futuristisk; Stad; Saudiarabien; Tidvatten; Solkraft Tower;

    Abstract : It is important for NEOM management in the contemporary world to put in place NEOM projects using the available resources. The region in which the NEOM project is spacious and vast with conditions suited to generate energy from solar and wind. The NEOM projectis expected to be set up in the very resourceful state of Saudi Arabia. READ MORE

  5. 5. Masters of war : Sweden’s dual role as a humanitarian superpower and arms exporter

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Milla Kreander; [2018]
    Keywords : Sweden; Saudi Arabia; Saab; arms export; cosmopolitanism; global responsibilities; CSR; stakeholder analysis; human rights; democracy; dictatorship; foreign policy; Business and Economics; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Context/Purpose/Material: Sweden, portrayed as a humanitarian superpower, has been widely criticised for the export of military equipment to Saudi Arabia, a state on the other side of the spectrum, as a human rights-violating authoritarian regime. Sweden is still continuing the export to Saudi Arabia, despite Saudi Arabia’s human rights violations both within and outside the country. READ MORE