Essays about: "politics in United States"

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  1. 21. U.S. Hegemony and the Washington Consensus : the case of Argentina

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Kristoffer Eliasson; [2014]
    Keywords : Argentina; hegemony; United States; Washington Consensus; regime theory;

    Abstract : During the last 15 years, the former “star pupil” of the Washington Consensus, Argentina, has witnessed a dramatic turn of international economic regime. Having pursued a markedly neoliberal economic agenda previous to the 2001 financial crisis, external and internal factors now suggest a structural shift in Argentine politics. READ MORE

  2. 22. Central American Female Migration and the Micro-Politics of Border Control: Mobile Ethnography along the Migrant Route in Mexico

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Sara Alemir; [2014]
    Keywords : gender; migration; illegality; borders; Mexico; Central America; United States; ethnography; mobile research; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Every year hundreds of thousands of Central American migrants from mainly Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador embark on a journey through Mexican territory with the hopes of a better future in the United States - estimations suggest that up to thirty percent are women. Transnational migration is due to heightened violence in Central America on the rise. READ MORE

  3. 23. Exporting Sexual and Reproductive Values - A study on the existence of U.S. SRHR politics in international AIDS relief and prevention aid in Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Genusvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jennifer Hagy; [2014]
    Keywords : Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights SRHR ; United States President´s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief PEPFAR ; United States Agency for International Development USAID ; HIV AIDS; women and international development; sexuality; motherhood; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the ideologies and moral values regarding sexuality and gender within the United States national realm of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR); and furthermore what how these ideologies and morals are translated into development policy. Through the method interrogative insertion, I have explored in the U.S. READ MORE

  4. 24. Americans At Heart But Not On Paper: A Normative Study of Amnesty in U.S. Immigration Politics

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Kristina Olausson; [2013]
    Keywords : state sovereignty; cosmopolitanism; amnesty; United States; immigration; normative dilemma; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The initiative Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals is an example of the use of amnesty within American immigration politics. Enacted in June 2012, it addresses the delicate situation of young undocumented immigrants so called childhood arrivals. They are part of the society in many ways, but not on paper. READ MORE

  5. 25. Bias in Election Coverage : The Top Three Cable News Networks’ Framing of Content, and their Reporting on the 2012 United States Presidential Election

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Medier och kommunikation

    Author : Kathleen Rosell; [2013]
    Keywords : Cable News Networks; CNN; Fox News; MSNBC; Media Bias; 2012 Presidential Election; Framing Theory; Agenda-Setting; Barack Obama; Mitt Romney; Political News Coverage; Media and Politics; Talking Points; Argumentation Theory; Gatekeeping; Paul Ryan; Joe Biden; Bias Reporting;

    Abstract : News coverage of a political campaign highlights the issues that are deemed important to attract a higher rate of viewers by those who have the power of decision in the media. The host/s or moderator of the news program acts as mediators between political actors and the citizens who consume the news. READ MORE