Essays about: "democracy in india"

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  1. 1. The Nexus of Media and Civic Engagement in India - A Quantitative Study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Kesa Fatima; [2023]
    Keywords : Civic Engagement; Media Consumption; Media Confidence; Agenda-Setting Theory; Democracy; India; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The world’s largest democracy, India, is experiencing dwindling civic engagement. Amongst a plethora of factors that could explain this phenomenon, this study has chosen to explore the role of media. READ MORE

  2. 2. Discourse Democracy and Labour Relations : A case study of social dialogue and the socio-economic situation of informal workers in Gujarat, India

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Evelina Rask; [2018]
    Keywords : Discourse Democracy; Labour Relations; Informal Labour; Human Rights; Workers Rights; Recognition; Social and Economic Welfare;

    Abstract : This thesis firstly explores the process and effects of social dialogue in the context of informal home-based workers in Gujarat, India, and secondly the applicability of Dryzek’s theory of discourse democracy on this case study. In doing this, the study investigates the potential of social dialogue and discourse democracy to work as instruments for improving the social and economic situation of the workers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Shaping social and political identity : A critical discourse anlysis of the Bharatiya Janta Party

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Lindahl; [2018]
    Keywords : Religion; Democracy; Identity; Hinduism; Hindutva; Pluralism; Caste System; Secularisation; Discourse Analysis; Critical Discourse Analysis;

    Abstract : This research paper uses Critical Discourse Analysis (CDA) to analyse texts produced by the political party Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in India. The analysis use Machin and Mayr’s (2012) concepts of Language and Identity and Nominalisation and Presupposition with the aim to understand how the BJP can influence the democratic society in India through discourse. READ MORE

  4. 4. Art as an educational tool to improve inner-health within the context of the organization Saturday Art Class in India

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    Author : Michaela Björkwall; [2018]
    Keywords : art; art education; inner-health; emotions; John Dewey; experience; values; democracy;

    Abstract : This study examines how art is used as an educational tool to improve inner-health. The study is conducted in India to gain a cultural perspective different from Sweden. In the study, unstructured qualitative interviews are made mainly with volunteers from the organization Saturday Art Class, but also with the principal at the Sir J. J. READ MORE

  5. 5. Deciphering National Identity : - a discourse analysis of India's foreign policy behaviour during the 2014 Crimean crisis

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Rebecka Öberg; [2016]
    Keywords : National identity; discourse analysis; Laclau and Mouffe; India; foreign policy; 2014 Crimean crisis;

    Abstract : This study builds on the idea that discourses have the power to show that national identity did influence the puzzling foreign policy behaviour of India in March 2014 during the Crimean crisis. When analysing the material and illustrating the identified discourses, discourse- theorists Laclau and Mouffe’s framework is used both as theory and method. READ MORE