Essays about: "protest"

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

  1. 1. SAVE KORTEDALA LIBRARY Gendering Practices in Urban Activism

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Magdalena Myhreld; [2020-01-07]
    Keywords : Urban movemenst; Gender performativity; Neoliberalism; Neighborhood activism; Libraries;

    Abstract : The aim of the study was to discuss conditions for urban activism, through looking at the interest group Save Kortedala Library and its gendering practices. The aim was furthermore to examine the role Kortedala Library plays for the community as well as to relate Save Kortedala Library to a larger context of resistance to neoliberalism. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fälten där livet utspelar sig : en studie av jordbrukets sociala och kulturella betydelser på Västbanken

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Amanda Björksell; [2020]
    Keywords : jordbruk; Palestina; Västbanken; orientalism; identitet; klassificering; olivträd;

    Abstract : Jordbruket är en praktik som i 10 000 år har format samhällens struktur och utveckling. Jordbruket ger försörjning för enskilda hushåll men är även en viktig ekonomisk faktor för många länder. READ MORE

  3. 3. Social Movement Effects on the Market Economy : The Impacts of Anti-Extradition Law Amendment Bill movement on Hang Seng Properties index

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Junyuan Guo; [2020]
    Keywords : Hang Seng Properties index; political turmoil; market performance; Effekter av sociala rörelser på marknadsekonomin;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to analyze the effects of political instability on the market performance. The Anti Extradition movement in Hong Kong will be the study object and its impact on the Hang Seng Properties Index will be tested. The market performance will be measured with the parameters market risk and risk premium. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Ethiopian Muslims Protest in the Era of Social Media Activism

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Abdurahman Omar; [2020]
    Keywords : Ethiopia; Religion; Islam; Civil Resistance; Nonviolent; Protest; Social Movement; Digital Media; Social Media Activism;

    Abstract : The Islamic movement study mostly focused on radical, extremist, violent, or military aspects. The current research was carried out to examine the nonviolent elements of the Islamic movement. Based on the ethnographic photo research conducted in the Ethiopian Muslims Protest, the Islamic movements nonviolent aspect investigated. READ MORE

  5. 5. Revolutions and the International: The Negotiated Character of the 'Velvet Revolution' in Armenia 2018

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Nina Kolarzik; [2020]
    Keywords : Armenia; revolutions; critical theory; negotiated revolutions;

    Abstract : In a global system of increasing instability and civil society protest movements, it is important for IR to pay attention to revolutions. In the past, Marxist-structuralist theories have contributed to the research on revolutions and the international but are insufficient to explain recent cases and a contemporary generation of scholars has provided more multivariate and processual theories about revolutions. READ MORE