Essays about: "scapegoat"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the word scapegoat.

  1. 1. Villain or scapegoat: New perspectives towards understanding the current management of the human-elephant conflict in Sri Lanka

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Annemarie Russ; [2019]
    Keywords : human-elephant conflict; social-ecological systems; species co-existence; wildlife conservation; sustainability science; Sri Lanka; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The conflict between humans and elephants (HEC) in Sri Lanka is severe. Due to habitat fragmentation and resource reduction elephants increasingly roam in areas with human settlements. These human-elephant interactions often lead to losses on both sides, which should be prevented. READ MORE

  2. 2. Strategic Narratives in Media Representations of the Refugee Crisis of 2015 : A Comparative Study between RT and BBC World News

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Simona Andronaco; [2018]
    Keywords : strategic narratives; refugee crisis; global television; RT; Russia Today; BBC World News; soft power; new media ecology;

    Abstract : As immigration turns into the scapegoat of political and social tensions all over the world and politicians that seem to be talking about migration flows communicate instead their conception of the world and where it should head, this study investigates the refugee crisis of 2015 as represented in the two global television channels RT and BBCW. Widely studied for the depiction the press gives of the refugees, for the first time the refugee crisis is analyzed as an arena where competing understandings of international relations are constructed, in a media ecology where a myriad of actors have a chance to foreground their truth and where wars are fought, and possibly won, through the weapons of values, culture and the attraction they exercise (Nye Jr. READ MORE

  3. 3. The perception on auditors’ involvement in tax evasion arrangements

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Gazmend Uka; Julia Lundin; [2018]
    Keywords : Tax evasion; Accountant; Auditor; Skatteplanering; Skatteflykt; Revisor;

    Abstract : For most, offshore company setups in countries such as Panama or Ireland are tied to thoughts of illegal activities leading to tax evasion. Although in many cases these preconceptions seem to be in order, in general we seem to miss a key point in reasoning of how and why these activities are possible. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Discount Store as Scapegoat: Understanding store image among students

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sofia Ekvall; [2013-07-10]
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    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Russia and the Kosovar declaration of independence : a study of Russian newspaper articles concerning Kosovo

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Madeleine Lerup; [2013]
    Keywords : Russian media; Serbia; Russia; Kosovo; content analysis; Ryssland; Serbien; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This essay investigates the Russian position towards Kosovo’s declaration of independence. Russia chose not to recognize Kosovo and I try to examine why by reading articles in three Russian newspapers. I examine the articles by using three different theoretical approaches, inspired by previous research and scientific literature in this field. READ MORE