Essays about: "fairclough"

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  1. 1. Breaking Myths! : Unveiling the storytelling processes in the reception of Hilma af Klint from the 1980s and 2010s

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för kultur och estetik

    Author : Anni Reponen; [2020]
    Keywords : Hilma af Klint; Art criticism; spiritual art; early abstract art; art historiography; the 1980s; the 1990s; Moderna Museet; Swedish art;

    Abstract : This dissertation studies the critical reception of Hilma af Klint trough three exhibitions: Spiritual in Art – Abstract Painting 1890-1985 (Los Angeles, 1986), Secret Pictures by Hilma af Klint, (Helsinki, 1988) and Hilma af Klint – A Pioneer of Abstraction (Stockholm, 2013), addressing the crucial prominent figures and voices in the discursive field around af Klint. The aim is carried out through the Critical Discourse Analysis by Norman Fairclough, coupled with Pierre Bourdieu's concept of the cultural field and habitus. READ MORE

  2. 2. Queering the Growth Paradigm: A feminist critical discourse analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Author : Franziska Stambke; [2020]
    Keywords : Degrowth; Queer Theory; Feminist Critical Discourse Analysis; European Green Deal; Hegemony; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The European Green Deal is an example of a growth-oriented environmental policy approach. However, from the perspective of Degrowth, the narrative of unlimited growth is criticized. Therefore, this thesis analyses resistant texts in reaction to the set of environmental policy initiatives proposed by the European Green Deal. READ MORE

  3. 3. Piercing the Veil of Reality Production : Examining the Impact of Discursive Practices within the Media with the Example of the German Hijab Debate.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Religionssociologi

    Author : Carlotta Mezger; [2020]
    Keywords : Hijab Debate; Reality Construction; Public Discourse; Critical Discourse Analysis; Social Constructionism; Kopftuchdebatte;

    Abstract : While reality is something experienced as an a priori condition, it is in fact constructed by many interlinked parameters of existence. This analysis aims to dissect the reality parameters determined by the media, examined with the example of the German hijab debate. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women’s sports : A discourse analytic investigation into the representation of women in sports media

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Sara Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Discourse; women; sports; representation; newspapers; Critical Discourse Analysis; CDA;

    Abstract : Language is affected by the society in which it is used. Men and women have not had the same status in society, which means that the language used about them may potentially be different. A domain in society that was created for men is sports, yet, nowadays women also feature in sports. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Making of ‘Sustainable Consumerism’ - A critical discourse analysis of the discourse of sustainability found in Oatly’s product advertisements

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Lindkvist Julia; [2020]
    Keywords : critical discourse analysis; AIDA; advertising strategies; sustainability discourse; Oatly;

    Abstract : With the help of various advertising strategies this study addresses the Swedish, plant-based food-production company Oatly, and their advertisements to see how the discourse on sustainability is approached. By using critical discourse analysis, and primarily Fairclough’s three-dimensional-model for analysing discourse (1989, 1995) as well as the marketing framework AIDA, these advertisements have been analysed to see how the company manages to tempt and persuade their consumers into consumption. READ MORE