Essays about: "Tamil Nadu."

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  1. 11. Engendering Food Sovereignty: Feminist Post-Development and Gendered Discourses in the Food Sovereignty Movement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Emilia Sternberg; [2015]
    Keywords : Feminist Post-Development; Feminist Critical Discourse Analysis; Gender; Food Sovereignty; Food Sovereignty Movement; Tamil Nadu; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The food sovereignty movement (FSM) calls for transformative change towards equality in power over food systems and social relations, including gender relations. The purpose of this feminist critical discourse analysis (FCDA) was to gain insights into the gendered discourses of the FSM at the international level and discursive repertoires on gender and food sovereignty at the grassroots level in Tamil Nadu, India, through feminist post-development (FPD) thought on gender and transformative change. READ MORE

  2. 12. A holistic approach to early childhood education : An exploratory study of a holistic approach to early childhood education in India

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Lärarutbildningen

    Author : Karin Andersson; [2015]
    Keywords : Holistic education; holistic approach; holistic; preschool; preschool teacher; early childhood care and education; early childhood; India; social constructivism; literature review; qualitative interviews;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to explore the idea and method of holistic education and if traces of these can be found in four preschool teachers’ statements about their practices in two private preschools located in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. Working holistically is something which UNESCO (Marope & Kaga, 2015) recommends when it comes to early childhood care and education. READ MORE

  3. 13. Subjects of the Sovereignty Impulse

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Benjamin Tidå; [2015]
    Keywords : Sovereignty impulse; State-thinking; State of Exception; Bare Life; Political Action; Space of Appearance; Abduction; Field Research; Refugee Camp; Tamil; India; Sri Lanka; Citizen; Refugee; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the state of refugeehood in the political order of the nation-state system through a case study study of the Tamil refugee population in Tamil Nadu, India. How, and in what ways, does refugeehood affect peoples’ lives as political subjects? And what is the role of the refugee figure in the political order of the nation-state system? The research questions are explored through a theoretical framework based on the concepts of: Citizenship (or the lack thereof); the Sovereignty impulse; State-thinking; the State/Space of Exception, Bare Life; Political Action; the Space of Appearance. READ MORE

  4. 14. Rabies, dogs and education : A cross-sectional study on the knowledge, attitude and practice in school children in Tamil Nadu

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Sabine Osmar-Vitalich; [2014]
    Keywords : rabies; dogs; attitude and practice; Tamil Nadu; education;

    Abstract : Although known and feared for thousands of years, rabies remains a real and present threat to thousands of people, especially in low- and middle income countries. In India, rabies is an endemic disease, causing human deaths every year. The primary mode of transmission is through the bite of an infected dog. READ MORE

  5. 15. India’s Hunger Problem: A Comparative Analysis of the Performances of Food Distribution at the National level and in the State of Tamil Nadu

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Raghul Madhaiyan; [2014]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Performance Evaluation; Poverty; Hunger; Food Security; Food Distribution System;

    Abstract : Food is fundamental for humans to survive and vital for development. Food security is a major issue and sustaining it is a challenge for the countries of the world. READ MORE