Essays about: "Securitization Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 100 essays containing the words Securitization Theory.

  1. 1. How do speech acts contribute to the securitization of China? : A critical discourse analysis of perceptional and ideological differences in American discourse vis-à-vis the Belt and Road Initiative.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Qiana Gilkey; [2022]
    Keywords : China; US; discourse; securitization; speech acts;

    Abstract : The rise of China as an international and regional power has threatened the unipolar and hegemonic status of the United States (US). US-Sino relations have been further strained by the implementation of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and additional securitization of China by the US. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gender in Cyber policy, is it really necessary? : A critical analysis of gender in EU’s cybersecurity policy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Emmie Linden; [2022]
    Keywords : EU; cybersecurity policy; gender; human rights; women’s rights; securitization; post- structural feminist theory; policy discourse analysis;

    Abstract : Cyberspace offers many opportunities but is also a very hostile place for women. Studies claim that women are disproportionally affected by certain cybercrimes and suffer frequent rights violations in cyberspace. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reflections of the Image

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hanna Södergren; [2021]
    Keywords : visual securitization; genocide; Rohingya; individuality; suffering; discourse analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The world stands often in the face of moral contentions, determining certain people or events as worthy of security whilst ignoring others. The conscience of watching silently as the genocide in Rwanda unfolded has weighed heavily on the international community’s shoulders, seemingly not heavy enough to refrain from repeating the same mistake however. READ MORE

  4. 4. The United Nation and the threat of climate change : A critical security study of UNFCCC, the Kyoto Protocol and the Paris Agreement

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Axel Västermark; [2021]
    Keywords : Security; Climate Change; Copenhagen Theory; Securitization;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the language of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the Kyoto Protocol and the Paris Agreement through the lens of security. It departs from the observation that the securitized rhetoric on climate change is not matched with the kind of policies such rhetoric would suggest is necessary. READ MORE

  5. 5. Same Threat, Different Results? The (De)securitization of Covid-19 in Germany and the United States of America

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marthe Hanik; [2021]
    Keywords : Securitization Theory; International Relations; Global Health;

    Abstract : The covid-19 pandemic confronted the world with one of the biggest challenges of the future: global health security. Analyzing the pandemic through the lens of securitization theory can create a deeper understanding of the connection between global health and international politics. READ MORE