Essays about: "national solidarity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the words national solidarity.

  1. 1. Amidst uncertainty and othering, EU citizens in search of belonging: The impact of Brexit on migrant identity and significant life-course decisions

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Virginia Stuart-Taylor; [2019]
    Keywords : belonging; Brexit; European identity; identity; interviews; London; migrant identity; migration; othering; social identity; uncertainty;

    Abstract : The UK's departure from the EU marks a pivotal moment in the history of intra-EU migration, one which foretells significant consequences for the identities and future plans of EU27 citizens who call the UK home, as they try to navigate the uncertainty and xenophobic othering sparked by the referendum result in June 2016. This thesis proposes five hypotheses on the cause-and-effect relationships that link migrant identity to subsequent decision-making in the context of Brexit, through coping strategies and other determining factors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Securing the Welfare. Analysing the change in the Social Democrats’ discourse for Third Country Nationals in Denmark and Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Luís Vilachá Fernández; [2019]
    Keywords : Identity; social democracy; third country nationals; social rights; ideal type analysis;

    Abstract : The Social Democrats in Denmark and Sweden have dominated the socio-political spectrum for decades with a discourse based on the principles of solidarity, equality and freedom. Since the migrant crisis hit the European Union in 2015, these parties have strengthened their discourse towards migration and migrant incorporation concerning their access to the welfare system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Imagining a Revolutionary Iran: National Narratives in the Revolutionary Discourse of the Mojahedin-e Khalq

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : James Root; [2019]
    Keywords : revolutionary Islam; narrative; culture; Mojahedin-e Khalq; Iran; Social Sciences; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : Skocpol’s States and Social Revolutions, first published in 1979, was a hugely influential book encapsulating what has become known as the “Third Generation” of theories of revolution. In it, she argues that “revolutions are not made, they come” (Skocpol, 1979, 17), insisting that structural factors such as pre-revolutionary social structure and state breakdown were primarily responsible for the outbreak of revolutions. READ MORE

  4. 4. The EU's Migration Control in the Central Mediterranean: The protection from refoulement in situations of interception on the high seas

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Amanda Szemberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Non-refoulement; Human rights; Refugee crisis; EU; Common European Asylum System; CEAS; Sovereignty; Solidarity; Migration control; Central Mediterranean Sea; Operation Triton; Operation Sophia; Jurisdiction; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The use of the term ‘refugee crisis’ does already suggest a scenario that apparently, the European Union was not expecting and consequently, was not prepared to tackle. As the mass influx of asylum seekers arrived in Europe in 2015, the national reception systems, especially in states of first arrival such as Greece and Italy were disrupted, and the Common European Asylum System was put to a test. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social work with undocumented migrants: Services, Construction of needs and Problem-solving approaches of Civil Society Organizations in Gothenburg-Sweden.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Christine Caroline Isunu; [2018-10-15]
    Keywords : Social Work; Undocumented Migrants; Civil Society Organizations.;

    Abstract : As pride to the social work profession, social workers in the civil society honor the imperative to extend social work services to undocumented migrants by constructing this group as eligible and deserving within the civil society space. The aim of the study was to deepen understanding of social work practice with undocumented migrants by inquiring into the services, construction of needs and problem-solving approaches of civil society organizations in Gothenburg, Sweden. READ MORE