Essays about: "active citizens"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 122 essays containing the words active citizens.

  1. 1. Driving Changes Through Podcasting : an Analysis on the Use of Podcasting by French Activists

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

    Author : Tanguy Le Meur; [2022]
    Keywords : Podcasting; Activism; France; Niche-Communities; Echo-Chambers; Affordance; Capital Theory; Participatory Culture; Semi-Structured Interviews; Autoethnography; Active Listening;

    Abstract : Through discontinuous growth and its use in multiple sectors the podcasting established itself as a medium to be reckoned with in the future. Recently, the mainstream scene of French podcasting has seen, among its usual professionally produced shows, the presence of a few podcasts involving a clear and subjective message of activism. READ MORE

  2. 2. Translating the influence of the river : an exploratory study of the social benefits in river restorations

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Andrea Milakovic; [2022]
    Keywords : social benefits; river restoration; well-being; aesthetics; recreation; play and learning; culture; social cohesion; sense of belonging; relational values; active citizenship; public participation; exchange of knowledge; social dynamics.;

    Abstract : This Master’s thesis aims to fill the research gaps by providing a study that clearly defines and concretizes the social benefits in river restorations. By further analysing the significance of the social benefits the aim is further to gain a better understanding of the factors that enable people to reap greater social benefits in river restoration. READ MORE

  3. 3. Co-producing Community Energy : Collaboration Structures Between Swedish Wind Power Cooperatives and Municipal Energy Companies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Sonja Nettelbladt; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Community Energy; Energy Cooperatives; Municipal Energy Companies; Wind Power; Modes of Governance;

    Abstract : Community energy is an umbrella term encompassing various forms of renewable energy initiatives involving citizens and communities. These initiatives have been highlighted as a strategy for more sustainable and just energy systems. READ MORE

  4. 4. Terrorist by Association : How the Swedish women who joined IS were portrayed in the Swedish media

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lina Möllebo; [2022]
    Keywords : IS; ISIS; women; terrorism; IS-women; media narratives;

    Abstract : In 2014 when the international terrorist group the Islamic State (IS) declared a caliphate in Iraq and Syria, more than 40,000 people travelled to join the terrorist group. According to the available data between 10-13% were women but the real number is assumed to be substantially higher. READ MORE

  5. 5. House of Movement

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Johanna Schärer; [2022]
    Keywords : Alberga; Idrottshall; Folkhögskola;

    Abstract : The project focuses on a new production of a Community College with a Physical Education program in a forest area north of Alberga. It will be a facility with multiple gyms which are used during daytime by students and during night by the citizens of Alberga and the close by neighborhoods for organized sports. READ MORE