Essays about: "Social movement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 817 essays containing the words Social movement.

  1. 1. The Impact of Water Privatisation on the Indigenous Mapuche in the South of Chile. A Qualitative Content Analysis from a Human Rights Perspective

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Anna-Lena Wissmüller; [2021-09-27]
    Keywords : Chile; water privatisation; neo-liberalism; indigenous communities; Mapuche; human rights;

    Abstract : This study aimed to investigate the impacts of water privatisation on Mapuche communities in the South of Chile. The effects and the resulting demands and actions were examined from a human rights perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. Corporations, Social Movements, and Social Media. Investigating Corporate Engagement with the Black Lives Matter Movement on Twitter.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Nils Lange; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : Corporate Communication; Social Media; Social Movement; Black Lives Matter; Engagement; Twitter; Dialogue Theory; Public Relations; Strategic Communication;

    Abstract : The thesis investigates to what extent corporations engage with the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement on Twitter. The purpose is to facilitate a better understanding of corporate communication on social media in general, and around social movements in particular. READ MORE

  3. 3. Piecing the Puzzle: Restorative Justice with Children and Young Offenders in Scandinavia, an Interview Study with Professionals

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Nancy Gutiérrez Olivares; [2021-02-04]
    Keywords : Restorative Justice; Children and Young Offenders; Victim Offender Mediation; Youth Punishment; Restorative Processes; Social Work; Scandinavian Justice Systems;

    Abstract : The modern roots of restorative justice in Scandinavia go back to the emergence of the mediationmovement in Norway in the mid 1970s (Miers, 2001), a process that reached Sweden in the late 1980s(Wahlin, 2005). Victim Offender Mediation (VOM) in Sweden, and Youth Punishment (YP) inNorway, are some of the processes based on the primary components of restorative justice. READ MORE

  4. 4. Simulating Human Movement Patterns in an Area : A Part of the Crowdmapper Project

    University essay from Jönköping University/Tekniska Högskolan

    Author : Rasmus Svanberg; Hampus Svensson; [2021]
    Keywords : Final Thesis Work; Human Simulation; Unity; Game Engine; Crowdmapper; Pandemic; Social Distancing; Computer Science; C-Sharp; C#;

    Abstract : In 2019, the Covid-19 pandemic struck the world, creating a need for social distancing to stop the spreading of the virus. This report will discuss and cover how a simulation was implemented in the game engine Unity that simulates human movement-patterns, which in turn will help with spreading people out in public areas. READ MORE

  5. 5. #CancelCulture : A critical discourse analysis of cancel culture and its effect on representation and voice.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Rozarina Bakher; [2021]
    Keywords : cancel culture; representation; voice; Google; critical discourse analysis;

    Abstract : Cancel culture has been described by some as a form of online activism. It has also been argued as activism with both negative and positive effects. For the positive side, cancel culture has worked to emphasize the representation and voice of women during the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment at workplaces. READ MORE