Essays about: "morality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 131 essays containing the word morality.

  1. 1. Vying for victimhood : subtextual moral judgements and news organisation standpoints reporting Gaza 2014

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Amy Margaret Franck; [2019]
    Keywords : Israel; Palestine; Gaza; Victimhood; Media Bias; Media Morality; Mediapolis; Objectivity; Proximity; Al Jazeera; Associated Press; News Agency; Newswire; Dehumanisation; Standpoint theory; Journalism; Hamas; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the summer of 2014, a violent conflagration erupted in the isolated Palestinian enclave of Gaza. Whilst the fighting was between Hamas and Israel, Palestinian civilians paid the price. The stark disparity in deaths triggered a debate in the West about Israeli tactics, and the media was accused of ‘bias’ by both Israelis and Palestinians. READ MORE

  2. 2. The endless loop of us-against-them in a football context. A Swedish study on legitimacy from the supporter's perspective.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Hampus Haaranen; [2019]
    Keywords : Football; Supporter perspective; Legitimacy; Policing; Elaborated Social Identity Model;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to investigate the football supporters’ perspective on problems and the police in a Swedish football context. More specific, the study examined the indirect effect of legitimacy on perceived violence/disorders and the supporter-police relationship through social identity, aggression and morality. READ MORE

  3. 3. Membership, Morality and Global Justice : A Study of Feminist Contributions to Cosmopolitan Ethics

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Sigurros Svöfudottir; [2019]
    Keywords : Cosmopolitanism; Ethics; Feminist Ethics; Global Justice; Structural Injustice; Human Rights; Right to Membership; State Sovereignty; Displaced Persons;

    Abstract : This paper is a project based on a theoretical approach, where my aim is to search for the core elements of a viable feminist cosmopolitan ethics.  To further that purpose I identify, discuss, and compare some of the main components of such an ethics as proposed by political theorists Seyla Benhabib and Iris Marion Young. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mainstream ethical consumption : The motivations and level of morality of everyday consumers

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Oskar Näslund; Nicklas Öhrnstedt Björnbom; [2019]
    Keywords : Mainstream ethical consumption; ethical consumption; motivations; ethical theories; level of morality; altruistic motives; egoistic motives; non-value-based motives; social justice; social guilt; win-win; self-satisfaction; social norms; health and wellbeing; product quality; habits; knowledge and information; egoism; utilitarianism; ethics of duties; virtue ethics; postmodern ethics;

    Abstract : Growing issues such as climate crises, social injustice and neglection of basic human rights have created a new type of consumption, namely ethical consumption. Ethical consumption was initially mainly concerned for environmental issues but has in later years starting to include a variety of pressing issues. READ MORE

  5. 5. The role of women in a changing IS, A study of the correlation between successes, setbacks and the role of women in the Islamic State

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Anna Zahlin; [2019]
    Keywords : Islamic State; IS; Women; Extremism; Process tracing; Jihadism;

    Abstract : Terrorism is a global problem and the existence of IS has been of global concern. People from all over the world have travelled to the caliphate to fight for IS, and 79 countries and organizations with USA in the lead has fought the battles against IS. READ MORE