Essays about: "morality of responsibility"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words morality of responsibility.

  1. 1. The Morality of ISIS Returnees : using thought experiments to determine moral responsibility or innocence

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Marie Froste; [2020]
    Keywords : ISIS; ISIS returnees; foreign fighters; terrorism; moral responsibility; reductive individualism;

    Abstract : What are ISIS returnees morally responsible for, and how does that affect what should happen next? This is a question currently facing all Western democracies. Using thought experiments and reductive individualism, this thesis discusses the moral responsibility of both adult and child ISIS returnees. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Rise of Russian Soft Power : A media frame analysis of the Russia-based channel RT

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Alexander Hedlund Kancans; [2020]
    Keywords : Soft power; Russian-Ukrainian relations; Crimea; Russia Today RT ; Content analysis; Media frame analysis;

    Abstract : In the information age, media has come to be recognized as a credible mean and foreign policy tool to pursue soft power. Authoritarian states like Russia are competing in the realm of ideas through state-funded news outlets such as Russia Today (RT). READ MORE

  3. 3. Brands as Politicians - How Consumers Morally Judge Advocacy Advertising

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lena Maria Halberstadt; Carolin Schumacher; [2019]
    Keywords : Advocacy Advertising; Political Debates; Morality; Moral Identity; Moral Judgments; Moral Authenticity; Nike; Gillette; Pepsi; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this research was to understand how consumers morally judge advocacy advertising in contemporary consumer culture. The phenomenon was explored with the help of three case studies, namely Nike, Gillette, and Pepsi, all being brands who have taken a political stance in their advertisement campaigns. READ MORE

  4. 4. Leaving the Paris Climate Agreement – Historical Setback or No Impact? : A Comparative Framing Analysis of U.S. and German Newspaper Coverage

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Journalistik

    Author : Lena Maria Huttel; [2019]
    Keywords : framing; news frames; qualitative content analysis; comparative framing analysis; multimodal framing analysis;

    Abstract : Donald Trump’s announcement on June 1st, 2017, to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement generated widespread news coverage. In this qualitative framing study, a selection of articles published on that topic in the German Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and the American New York Times are analyzed with respect to generic news frames, issue-specific frames, actor-statements, and images. READ MORE

  5. 5. Take Care! : The Ideal Patient and Self-Governing

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Hanna Enbuske; [2019]
    Keywords : Governing technologies; Swedish healthcare; patient-physician-relationship; morality; neoliberalism; empowerment; chronic illness; self-care; consumer patient; healthcare policy; the Patient Act; public health.;

    Abstract : In this thesis, a phenomenological approach is taken as the purpose is to discuss how the healthcare experiences of Swedish patients with chronic illness are affected by political state reforms and governing technologies. The thesis compares the discourse of Swedish healthcare policy with the discourse of healthcare in practice. READ MORE