Essays about: "critical studies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 666 essays containing the words critical studies.

  1. 1. Bare Life of Unaccompanied Children: A Critique on the Human Rights State-Centrism and the Right to Asylum in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hamidreza Vasheghanifarahani; [2018-09-25]
    Keywords : state-centrism; the right to asylum; Sweden’s U-turn asylum policy; rightlessness; zone of indistinction; bare life; the paradox of human rights; the sovereign; policy analysis; unaccompanied Afghanistanian children; bio-politics;

    Abstract : The question of asylum seekers and refugee rights is one of the main examples which reveals the paradox of the citizen rights and human rights. This thesis aims to analyse the U-turn asylum policy of Sweden regarding unaccompanied minors from a critical perspective in this regard. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improvisation and the Modern Orchestral Musician. A Critical Analysis of the Performer’s Agency in the Contemporary Concert Hall

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Katie Klocke; [2018-07-31]
    Keywords : Improvisation; Interpretation; Tradition; Communication; Sound; Classical music; Pedagogy;

    Abstract : Improvisation is a critical skill for musicians across nearly all genres and eras, however, to themodern orchestral musician, it is mainly a lost art. A study into the history, techniques, andtraditions of improvisation details not only new ways to explore and develop performancepractice of the instrument itself but also to train the ears and sensibilities of a musician. READ MORE

  3. 3. Perception and prevention of healthcare-associated infections among nurses – an Interview Study in an Intensive Care Unit in Kampala, Uganda

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    Author : Hannes Baker; Fredrik Jungnelius; [2018-02-12]
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    Abstract : Background. Healthcare associated infections (HAIs) is an extensive problem and the most frequent adverse health event in healthcare worldwide. The prevalence is higher in low-income countries and in intensive care units (ICU) where outbreaks often originate. READ MORE

  4. 4. CSR and CSV: The Managerial Interpretation of a Blurry Line

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Regis Akundwe; Vernesa Salahagic; [2018]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility CSR ; Creating Shared Value CSV ; Strategy; Interpretation; Implementation;

    Abstract : From the moment the concept of Creating Shared Value (CSV) was introduced in 2011, it was by some considered to be an evolutionary way of contributing to society whereas for others it initiated an ongoing critical debate. This debate that is taking place on the academic scene has, among other things, focused on defining what CSV really is and differentiating it from Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). READ MORE

  5. 5. Intersecting housing discrimination : A socio-legal study on the limits of Swedish anti-discrimination law

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Sandra Klinth; [2018]
    Keywords : anti-discrimination law; critical legal studies; discrimination; housing; human rights; intersectionality; law; limits of law; socio-legal studies;

    Abstract : This qualitative socio-legal study critically examined the protection against housing discrimination found in chapter 2 § 12 of the Swedish Discrimination Act (SFS 2008:567), in light of United Nations, Council of Europe and European Union housing and non-discrimination (human rights) standards. As an applied socio-legal study it aimed to be critical towards the limits of law in context. READ MORE