Essays about: "Solidarity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 195 essays containing the word Solidarity.

  1. 1. THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION’S FRAMING OF SOLIDARITY IN MIGRATION POLITICS

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linnea Schleyer; [2021-02-17]
    Keywords : Migration; Solidarity; European Commission; European Agenda on Migration; New Pact on Migration and Asylum; Agenda-setting; Bounded rationality; Issue framing;

    Abstract : The aim of this research is to analyze how the European Commission has framed the conceptof solidarity differently in migration policies between the European Agenda on Migration andthe New Pact on Migration and Solidarity, in order to comprehend how framing andreframing of policies can affect the development of European migration politics. In doing so,the driving ideas behind the Commission’s way of framing the issue will also be studied. READ MORE

  2. 2. Be better than nationalism: overcoming economic inequality for international solidarity. Using social movement theory to deconstruct the cultural ideology of the Alternative for Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Lisa Neidl; [2021]
    Keywords : Economic Inequality; International Solidarity; Social Movement Theory; Sustainability Science; Alternative for Germany AfD ; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis advocates for the evaluation of current sociopolitical conflicts through the lens of social movement theory, as a decisive path to deconstruct the premises of the German right-wing party Alternative for Germany (Alternative für Deutschland, AfD). The party is conceptualized as an institutionalized social movement, which is insufficiently answering public material grievances caused by economic inequality with the cultural response of nationalistic solidarity. READ MORE

  3. 3. Actor or ally? Exploring Sweden’s involvement in Turkish gender politics through the Swedish Consulate General in Istanbul

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Genusvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Maja Fregert Tolgraven; [2020]
    Keywords : gender equality; feminist foreign policy; civil society; Turkey; EU accession; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this project is to study the implementation of Sweden’s feminist foreign policy through its gender equality enchancing foreign aid to Turkish civil society, managed by The Swedish Consulate General in Istanbul. Through a multi-methods study based on document analysis of project grant cases in 2019, and in-depth interviews with Consulate staff and representatives from partner organizations, the study maps a web of different actors and processes of change in Turkish gender politics: states, civil society, segments of the public and the international community. READ MORE

  4. 4. Love at the Heart of Feminist Epistemology: On the Interconnectedness between Love and Gender

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Veronica Grönlund; [2020]
    Keywords : epistemology; ontology; feminism; love; materialism; realism; queer theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In this thesis, I investigate the concept of love in relation to feminist epistemology. Through a theoretical analysis and assessment, the aim has been to first of all examine ontological tensions between feminist works theorizing on love; secondly, to analyse which role the concept of love has in the works; and thirdly to contextualize the different ontological assumptions made within the basic tension in feminist epistemology, i. READ MORE

  5. 5. Solidarity research with Xochicuicatl e.V. : Exploring the dynamics between the organization its beneficiaries and the overall migrant group

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för migration, etnicitet och samhälle (REMESO)

    Author : Franziska Blanz; [2020]
    Keywords : Solidarity Research; Migrant Women’s organization; Social Movement; Latin American Women; Intersectionality; Subaltern Counterpublic; Invited and Invented Spaces of Citizenship; Global migration movements; Germany; Berlin;

    Abstract : This thesis project is an act of solidarity research with the Berlin based Latin American women’s organization Xochicuicatl. Along the idea that research should be based on the interests and needs of oppressed groups, the research design was developed in cooperation with the organization. READ MORE