Essays about: "argumentative analysis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 essays containing the words argumentative analysis.

  1. 1. A Study on Power Relations in Succession : A Conversation Analysis Approach to the Study of Power

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Engelska

    Author : Kasper Hirsch; [2020]
    Keywords : Conversation analysis; power; swearing; Succession; power relations; argument structure.;

    Abstract : This study investigates how power relations are organised in conversation between two sets of characters from the HBO-series Succession. The aim has been to analyse how power can be exercised, shifted or struggled over in conversation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Religion and its relationship to conflict; The case of South Sudan : To what extent do South Sudanese still experience religious oppression post-independence?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Ruth Tshibangu; [2020]
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    Abstract : Abstract The study is a critical evaluation of the relationship between Religion and Conflict, with a case study in South Sudan (based on the findings of Noa Salomon 2013;2014). With the aid of power theory, conflict theory, frustration and aggression theory, the study seeks to determine the extent to which religious oppression still exists in South Sudan with other specific aims such as determining the provisions for religious freedom in South Sudan, finding the role of religion in peacebuilding and assessing the challenges faced in religious tolerance in South Sudan. READ MORE

  3. 3. The discursive battle for Lysekil : An argumentative discourse analysis of the Swedish Preem refinery debate

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Torsten Blad; [2020]
    Keywords : Preemraff; Lysekil; argumentative discourse analysis; discourse coalitions; storylines;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the role of discourse in our understanding of environmental issues, using an argumentative discourse analytical approach developed by Maarten Hajer. The case under study is the public debate around the Preem refinery expansion in the Swedish town of Lysekil, which mainly took place between 2019–2020. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bolsonaro and Social Media: A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Brazilian President’s Populist Communication on Twitter

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Yago Matheus da Silva; [2020]
    Keywords : Populism; Social Media; Twitter; Bolsonaro; Discourse-Historical Approach DHA ;

    Abstract : The present study explores Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro’s online communication on the microblogging platform Twitter. The study aims to present the populist characteristics embedded in the president’s tweets, as well as the strategies he uses in his communication on the social media platform. READ MORE

  5. 5. Impact of Video Compression on the Performance of Object Detection Algorithms in Automotive Applications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Kristian Kajak; [2020]
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    Abstract : The aim of this study is to generally expose the impact of using video compression methods on the performance accuracy of a neural network-based pedestrian detection system. Moreover, the emphasis is on investigating the consequences of using both compressed training and testing images with such neural network applications. READ MORE