Essays about: "securitization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 151 essays containing the word securitization.

  1. 1. A Politics of Sensitivity: Sub-Saharan Migration as an Algerian Field of Practice

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Linda el-Naggar; [2020]
    Keywords : Sub-Saharan Migration; Practice; Multilateralism; Civil Society; Agency; Power; Algeria; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Despite Algeria’s status as a transit and a destination for sub-Saharan migrants, there is no official migration policy in the country. This study explores how state and non-state actors construct a distinct field of practice of sub-Saharan migration in the vacuum of a missing formulated Algerian migration policy. READ MORE

  2. 2. In Danger or Dangerous? : A discourse analysis of representations of Swedish women and children affiliated with ISIS after the breakdown of the 'caliphate'

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sofia Trygged; [2020]
    Keywords : ISIS; securitization; gender; racism; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : After the fall of ISIS ‘caliphate’, Sweden and other European countries are struggling with how to handle the group of people who left Europe to join the terrorist organisation and now seek to return. In traditional narratives of gender and war, women and children are commonly perceived as innocent victims in need of protection. READ MORE

  3. 3. Forcing people to be free? A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Political Discourse on the Danish Ghettos

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Emilie Jordan; [2020]
    Keywords : immigration; ghettos; liberalism; discourse; securitization;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to examine the political discourse related to the Danish ‘ghettos’, and if and how this discourse can be related to ‘securitization of migration’ and ‘repressive liberalism’. The point of departure is the salient explanation in previous research, that the political discourse is deriving from a movement towards nationalism. READ MORE

  4. 4. Same old Russian Enemy? A Content Analysis of the Portrayal of Russians in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Danny Ivan Lazarov; [2020]
    Keywords : Media Portrayal; Stereotyping; Othering; Video Games; Russian Stereotypes; Call of Duty;

    Abstract : Stereotypes and threatening images are present in much of our modern entertainment media often going unnoticed for the effects they may have on society. One media which is relatively new and unexplored when it comes to these stereotypes and images of threat is the video game media. READ MORE

  5. 5. The "warming war" : Securitizing climate change at the UN Security Council

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hanna Söderbäck; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate change; small island developing States; United Nations Security Council; securitization; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to explore the discursive strategies involved when representatives of small island developing States (SIDS) attempt to securitize climate change in the Security Council, in order to understand which, if any, discursive strategies are successful, and if the securitizing attempt itself is successful. The theoretical framework is based on securitization theory as developed by the Copenhagen school, and the material for the analysis is made up of four meeting records from meetings of the Security Council, ranging from 2007 until 2019. READ MORE