Essays about: "individualisation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the word individualisation.

  1. 1. War on 'the poor' : The Construction of Begging as a Social Problem within Swedish Policy

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för samhälls- och välfärdsstudier

    Author : Joakim Blomqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Begging; human rights; social rights; governmentality; securitization; policy; poverty; vulnerable EU-citizens; WPR;

    Abstract : In recent years EU-citizens living in poverty exercising their right to free movement within EU have gained increased political interest. Some vulnerable EU citizens travel to Sweden in order seek livelihood, some of them engage in begging. READ MORE

  2. 2. Making Sense of the Migration-Fear Nexus: Culture of Fear and its Consequences for Political Discourse : A Political Critical Discourse Analysis of Hart aber fair in the German Migration Debate (2013-2017)

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Ines Mergler; [2018]
    Keywords : Culture of Fear; Critical Discourse Analysis; Germany; Political Talk Show; Migration; Political Discourse; Politics of Fear; Refugee Crisis; Sociology of Fear; ;

    Abstract : Fear is a challenge for European democracies today that is discussed in the same breath as rising populism and anti-immigrant speech. However, it seems that fear has also become a defining principle for Western (post)modern society in many other areas of life. READ MORE

  3. 3. 2018 British Media Representations of Refugees : The case of The Guardian

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Anca Georgiana Radu; [2018]
    Keywords : Media Representations; Refugees; The Guardian; Individualisation; Collectivisation;

    Abstract : This study aims to examine the media representations of the refugees in the United Kingdom, during the first three months of 2018. The stated period succeeds the peak of the refugee crisis, which benefitted from a high media coverage. READ MORE

  4. 4. From Product to Service : Developing and testing a retail PSS utilising direct to garment printing tocustomise fashion garments

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Sophie-Marie Ertelt; Ecaterina Guzun; Mirja Scott; [2018]
    Keywords : Product Extension Service; PSS blueprint; Mass customisation; Direct to Garment Printing; Design for Sustainability;

    Abstract : Background - Consumer individualisation is a growing challenge in the fashion industry, yet it is also an area of great potential as well as a way to dampen over-consumption. The potential lays in how fashion brands can find ways to steer consumption towards a circular economy and utilise their platform to create meaningful connections with its consumers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rationality in educational choice : A study on decision-making and risk-taking in academic settings

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Tobias Andersson; [2016]
    Keywords : Risk-taking; rational choice; academia; individualisation; imagined futures;

    Abstract : Choices made in highly uncertain settings problematise the concept of rationality in decisions-making. Notably, educational choices are conducted on uncertain ground as future prospects in labour markets are always risky. READ MORE