Essays about: "hegemonic culture"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 32 essays containing the words hegemonic culture.

  1. 6. Global Dichotomies on a Local Scale: A Grounded Theory Approach to Turkish Hip-Hop Culture

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Mert Gürbüz; [2021]
    Keywords : grounded theory; hip-hop music; subcultures; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The concepts of ‘Old School’ and ‘New School’, peculiar to hip-hop's lexicon, have long been framed by theories of subculture heavily drawing on a binary scale of authenticity and inauthenticity. This dichotomy is widely used to characterize a discursive conflict between the authentic aspects of hip-hop music and its excessively commercialized versions undermining hip-hop’s counter-hegemonic potential. READ MORE

  2. 7. Triple Nexus – Assessing the HDP view of its functionality and implementation

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Daniel Gleisner; [2021]
    Keywords : Triple nexus; HDP nexus; Humanitarian; Development; Peace; Collaboration; Grand Bargain; LRRD; Trippel nexus; humanitär; utveckling; fred;

    Abstract : What are appropriate and relevant ways for collaboration and coordination between the three sections of aid work, humanitarian, development, and peace? This question has been topical for the aid community for decades when working in places where all three entities are present (Guinote, 2019). It is sometimes rejected, neglected but some times it is also considered and pursued (Hövelmann, 2020). READ MORE

  3. 8. Racism in environmental communication about plastic pollution

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Angelina Elander; [2020]
    Keywords : environmental racism; plastic pollution; socioecological relations; South Africa; narrative strategies;

    Abstract : This thesis contributes to the knowledge formation of how environmental racism is covertly transformed in environmental communication about plastic pollution and how that affects socioecological relations in Kwazulu Natal, South Africa. Through analysis rhetorical and narrative strategies of the communication by the NGO Durbanites Against Plastic Pollution and by observing the Durbanites it has been revealed how aversive racism is transformed within the context of plastic pollution. READ MORE

  4. 9. The Power of Environmental Vegetarianism

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Uppsala centrum för hållbar utveckling, CSD Uppsala

    Author : Carolin Laier; [2020]
    Keywords : Environmental Vegetarianism; Ethical Vegetarianism; Ecofeminism; Meat Consumption; Hegemonic Masculinity; Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : The idea of the human as a rational man is deeply engrained into the thinking and the construction of the human culture within industrialized societies. It enables the domination and commodification of nonhuman species and the natural world (the Other). READ MORE

  5. 10. The Hegemony of Green Capitalism: A critique of the imaginary that the environmental crisis can be solved by capitalism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Tibbe Larsen; [2019]
    Keywords : Green capitalism; green growth; public-private partnerships; hegemony; ideology; power; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis identifies the increasingly hegemonic narrative surrounding green capitalism, what the narrative entails and how the discourse may manifest materially in policies and development programs. Specifically, the thesis explores how the narrative of green capitalism and green growth is expressed in the discourse in communication in the case of P4G – Partnering for Green Growth and Global Goals 2030. READ MORE