Essays about: "propaganda"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 76 essays containing the word propaganda.

  1. 1. Fundamentalist Separation or Extremist Indoctrination: Salafism in Contemporary Society. A study of preventative practices’ adaptation to Salafist Radicalisation in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Martin Henningsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Salafism; Purist Salafism; Jihadist Salafism; Radicalisation; Prevention; Deradicalisation; Violent Extremism; Legal pluralism; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Salafism is a fundamentalist belief of Islam and its believers strive to live like their forefathers did. In Sweden, the group aim for peaceful segregation and isolation among their believers, rejects modernity and avoid socialisation with Western society and its inhabitants. READ MORE

  2. 2. Elimination and Rebirth : The German Occupation of Soviet Ukraine in the OUN-M Propaganda

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Hugo Valentin-centrum

    Author : Alona Bidenko; [2019]
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    Abstract : This thesis presents the way the OUN-M’s newspaper Ukraïns’ke slovo framed the German occupation of Soviet Ukraine. Using a qualitative text analysis, this paper investigates sixty-six issues of the periodical, published in September-December 1941, in order to identify collective action framing that the OUN-M utilises to portray the Nazi occupation and elements of fascist ideology that are present in these frames. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dealing with radicalization: A comparative study of the current initiatives to counter radicalization among young people in Sweden and Germany and the challenges which need to be met

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Maria Tzouvara; [2019]
    Keywords : radicalization; violent extremism; online hate; deradicalization; counter-radicalization; Islamophobia; social cohesion;

    Abstract : Radicalization, especially when it leads to extremism and political violence, has been on the rise in recent years on global scale and policy makers have tried to tackle the phenomenon, which poses a great risk to our societies. Especially young people, who are among the most vulnerable parts of society, are prone to radical beliefs that might come from the use of social media and/or by their exposure to socio-economic inequalities or religious fundamentalism. READ MORE

  4. 4. Between Transparency and Propaganda : A study of the Israeli Defense Forces’ use of Twitter during the 2018 Gaza protests

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : David Hallerby; [2018]
    Keywords : Social media; IDF; Twitter; Framing theory; Gaza protests; Israel;

    Abstract : This essay aims at studying the use of social media by states and state actors. More specifically, the study is exploring how the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) are using their official Twitter account @IDFSpokesperson in relation to the 2018 Gaza protests. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Feminized People and the Patriarchal State: Studying the Portrayal of Gender in North Korean Films

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Josefine Edström; [2018]
    Keywords : North Korea; gender; women; film; feminist film theory; frame analysis; development; Asia; portrayal; Confucianism; Socialism; propaganda; Nordkorea; kön; genus; kvinnor; film; feministisk filmteori; frame-analys; utveckling; Asien; porträttering; Konfucianism; Socialism; propaganda;

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