Essays about: "ethno"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 48 essays containing the word ethno.

  1. 1. Power-sharing, only for majorities? : A discourse analysis about the inclusion of minorities in power-sharing arrangements.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Melissa Pervan; [2020]
    Keywords : Power-sharing; Ethnic Polarisation; Ethnic-divided societies; ethno-politics; Bosnia and Hercegovina; Nigeria; Centripetalism; Consociationalism; Minorities.;

    Abstract : Power-sharing is introduced in ethnic-divided and ethnic-polarised countries with the aim to prevent and/or end conflicts. The purpose is to include different groups in power-sharing positions. READ MORE

  2. 2. When Ethnics Rebel Nonviolently : Evaluating Opportunities for Civil Resistance in Ethno-Exclusive Regimes

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Micaela Wannefors; [2020]
    Keywords : nonviolence; civil resistance; ethnic conflict; qualitative comparative analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis seeks to understand which opportunities make excluded ethnic groups use nonviolence. The research question is: Under which conditions do politically-excluded ethnic groups initiate nonviolent resistance rather than violent resistance? The study challenges an existing assumption that ethnic exclusion creates opportunities for violence and hinders nonviolence, by exploring if constraints to violence favor nonviolence. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Investigation of the Cultural Content in English Instructional Materials Used in Sweden’s Secondary Education

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : William Wickersham; [2020]
    Keywords : Cultural Content Analysis; power relations; socialization; international communicative competence; surface culture; deep culture; nationalism;

    Abstract : This thesis is a two-pronged analysis of the cultural content in two instructional materials series presently meant for use in the English language instruction in Swedish secondary education, and it integrates an examination of surface and deep cultural content with an ideology analysis focused on the representation of nations and the international world. The driving impetus of this thesis is an interest in the representation of culture meeting the students in their instruction. READ MORE

  4. 4. Green is the new brown : ecology in the metapolitics of the French far right today

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Lise Benoist; [2020]
    Keywords : Political ecology; Metapolitics; French far right; Integral Ecology; Gramscianism of the Right; Right-wing Degrowth; Identitarian ecology; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In this thesis I examine the metapolitics of the French far right, a sphere of organisations and personalities that are waging a counter-hegemonic cultural fight, thought to be a precondition to political change. In France, singularly an incubator for a green nationalist narrative, this “Gramscianism of the right” is today embodied by countless media outlets. READ MORE

  5. 5. Re-imagining national struggle: Resistance narratives within the exiled Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Carl Bradshaw Thorell; [2019]
    Keywords : KDPI; political imaginations; identity processes; memory cultures; resistance narratives; social constructivism; Rasan; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In 2016 the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran (KDPI) decided to modify its resistance strategy towards the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI). This study analyses political imaginations within the displaced KDPI community in Iraqi Kurdistan through a social constructivist paradigm and the methods of observations and interviews. READ MORE