Essays about: "events"

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  1. 1. Social Impacts of Climate Change on Women’s Health in Belize

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Mathilda Jerenius; [2019-10-09]
    Keywords : Climate change; health; women; social work; public health;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to investigate whether climate change affects women’s health in Belize, and if so, how. Belize, being a low-lying coastline country is prone to suffer from repercussions of climate change. The data was collected by conducting four focus group discussions with female participants in four rural villages in Belize. READ MORE

  2. 2. The right to the city in post-apartheid South Africa: Abahlali baseMjondolo’s struggle for land, housing and dignity

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Simon Johansson; [2019-10-01]
    Keywords : Abahlali baseMjondolo; the right to the city; citizenship; collective memory; dignity;

    Abstract : Fifty percent of the world’s population live in cities today, but predictions of the sustained urbanization trend estimates that this number will increase to seventy percent by 2050. Meanwhile, the consequences of the urban divide and the demarcations between people in the increasingly fragmented societies could be demonstrated in the case of South Africa. READ MORE

  3. 3. RUSSIA VERSUS “HITLER-GERMANY” AND “GAY-WEST”. Cultural History and Political Technology in Defence of a Besieged Fortress

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Tuomas Taavila; [2019-09-04]
    Keywords : ryska; SIK; Russia; national idea; Critical Discourse Analysis; cultural history; state-propaganda; besieged fortress; West; Great Patriotic War; othering;

    Abstract : Against the background of deteriorated relations between Russia and the West,this study conducts a Critical Discourse Analysis on the Russian nation-buildingproject, facilitated by official rhetoric and state-controlled television. The essaystarts with an examination of the cultural roots of a Russian ‘national idea’ andshows how these are present in today’s context. READ MORE

  4. 4. Stock market reaction to environmental corporate social responsibility in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Maria Olsson Lidman; Chenye Wu; [2019-08-09]
    Keywords : abnormal returns; environmental performance; event study; newspaper articles;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Interaction amongst independent and corporate venture capital and their influence on exit events

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daniel Backlund; Filip Örgård; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Venture capital; Independent Corporate Venture Capital; CVC; IVC; Inter-action; Biotechnology; Survival Analysis; Panel Data; IPO; M A; OLS; Exit; Investment Round; Investments;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE