Essays about: "peace resistance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the words peace resistance.

  1. 1. Peace at the expense of traditional family values? : A descriptive frame analysis of the concept gender within the anti-gender campaign against the Colombian peace accord

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Louise Tegneborg; [2019]
    Keywords : gender; peace agreement; peace resistance; gender resistance; plebiscite;

    Abstract : The aim of this paper is to examine and describe the framing of the concept gender within the Colombian anti-gender campaign against the peace accord between FARC-EP and the government of Colombia. By implementing a frame analysis of gender, this study examines how actors within the resistance movement framed the concept of gender, and how they linked it to the resistance of the peace accord. READ MORE

  2. 2. ‘Hambi bleibt!’ - Securitizing the Environment - A case study of discursive threat-construction surrounding the Hambach Forest

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Lisa Becker; [2019]
    Keywords : securitization; environment; civil society actors; Hambach Forest; bottom-up approach; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : Although issues linked to global environmental change and its role within peace, conflict and security have been subject to social and political controversy for years, they are still not sufficiently respected by energy companies, trade unions, national governments and international institutions alike. Through applying the tools of a single instrumental case study linked to the application of discourse analysis I, this study explores the process of securitization of the environment in the extraordinary case of the resistance and occupation surrounding the Hambach Forest, thereby countering the widely held assumption that collective action aimed at radically changing existing structures is not possible. READ MORE

  3. 3. Gastronomy as a tool for peace and resistance in the Holy Land

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    Author : Ulrica Söderlind; [2019]
    Keywords : Gastronomy; The Holy Land; peace; conflict; religion; interfaith relations; resistance; food; beverage; education; sacred order;

    Abstract : This thesis is a study within the international master program “Religion in Peace and Conflict” at the department of theology at Uppsala University. The study should be seen as a microstudy over the role gastronomy plays as a tool for peace and resistance in the Holy Land. READ MORE

  4. 4. Intergroup Contact - A Chance for long-lasting Peace?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Hannah Scheller; [2019]
    Keywords : intergroup contact; spoiler activity; post-conflict; Northern Ireland; local level;

    Abstract : The study explores the effect of intergroup contact on the likelihood of spoiler group activity on a micro-regional level in post-conflict societies. It argues that higher levels of intergroup contact make areas more resilient to spoiler groups. READ MORE

  5. 5. Fiat iustitia, pereat mundus : The International Criminal Tribunals and the Application of the Concept of Genocide

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Hugo Valentin-centrum

    Author : Bruna Fonseca; [2018]
    Keywords : ICTR; ICTY; genocide concept; legitimacy; postcolonialism; victor s justice; peace agreements; peace vs. justice dilemma;

    Abstract : The concept of genocide is probably the most debated subject in Holocaust and genocide studies. The political implications to its usage, or resistance to do so, have also been lengthily discussed. READ MORE