Essays about: "United Kingdom"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 353 essays containing the words United Kingdom.

  1. 1. Understanding Brexit - mainstream and counterpoint within the United Kingdom

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Ragnar Hansson; [2020-02-27]
    Keywords : Brexit; Counterpoint; European Union; Gibraltar; Ideology; Mainstream; Northern Ireland; Scotland; United Kingdom; Qualitative content analysis;

    Abstract : The referendum on Brexit in 2016 revealed a divide within the United Kingdom, with England and Wales voting in favour of leaving the EU, while Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Gibraltar voted remain. The thesis analyses Brexit through a theoretical framework within Development Theory elaborated by Hettne. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Identity of Northern Ireland - A Change over Time

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Jonathan Corr; [2020]
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    Abstract : The result of Brexit in 2016 gave rise to an imposing question for many politicalscholars, what will happen to Northern Ireland? The region had seen a continuous dividesince its establishment under the Anglo-Irish Treaty of 1921, with violence taking centerstage over three decades in what has become known as ‘The Troubles’. This period ledto the death of some three thousand plus people. READ MORE

  3. 3. The memory of the Holocaust as a point of state ontological (in)security : A comparative discursive analysis of the United Kingdom and Poland

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Hugo Valentin-centrum

    Author : Joshua Bennett; [2020]
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    Abstract : This thesis utilises the context of European Holocaust memory to test differences within the existing literature of the theory of ‘ontological security’. The differences centre on questions of identity preservation in the face of threats to a states ‘sense of self’. READ MORE

  4. 4. The New Policy Direction : A qualitative content analysis of United Kingdom’s motivations for being the first western country to join The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Simon Edholm; [2020]
    Keywords : United Kingdom; China; foreign policy; AIIB;

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  5. 5. Exploring Discourses on Prison Education. A comparative analysis of prison education policies of the UK, Norway and Ireland

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Kiki Maleika Qiu; [2020]
    Keywords : prison education; policy; critical pedagogy; critical adult education; neoliberalism; critical discourse analysis; United Kingdom; Norway; Ireland;

    Abstract : Prisoners constitute one of the most marginalized groups of society and prison education as a field remains under-researched and under-theorized (Szifris et al., 2018). Regarding European policy documentation it “has been surprisingly invisible” (Czerniawski, 2016, p. 202). READ MORE