Essays about: "securitization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 176 essays containing the word securitization.

  1. 1. The Wall: The Right to Liberty and Security at the US–Mexico Border

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hanne Karlsson; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : migration; US–Mexico border; migration; migrants; refugees; detention; asylum; non citizenship; securitization; social constructionism;

    Abstract : The migration and refugee situation on the US–Mexico border has been heavily debated and caused a lot of controversy in the last couple of years, much as a consequence of the Trump administration’s immigration policy and promise of a wall along the border. This thesis, therefore, aims to analyze how migrants’ and refugees’ right to liberty and security was affected by the way the Trump–government portrayed them, and the phenomenon of migration, as a security threat. READ MORE

  2. 2. Reflections of the Image

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hanna Södergren; [2021]
    Keywords : visual securitization; genocide; Rohingya; individuality; suffering; discourse analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The world stands often in the face of moral contentions, determining certain people or events as worthy of security whilst ignoring others. The conscience of watching silently as the genocide in Rwanda unfolded has weighed heavily on the international community’s shoulders, seemingly not heavy enough to refrain from repeating the same mistake however. READ MORE

  3. 3. The United Nation and the threat of climate change : A critical security study of UNFCCC, the Kyoto Protocol and the Paris Agreement

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Axel Västermark; [2021]
    Keywords : Security; Climate Change; Copenhagen Theory; Securitization;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the language of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the Kyoto Protocol and the Paris Agreement through the lens of security. It departs from the observation that the securitized rhetoric on climate change is not matched with the kind of policies such rhetoric would suggest is necessary. READ MORE

  4. 4. The securitization of climate change in the United States : A case-study of the Biden-Harris administration’s first hundred days in office

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anna Säll; [2021]
    Keywords : Climate change; Security; Securitization; Copenhagen School of Security Studies; United States; President Biden; Vice-President Harris; Special Envoy for Climate Kerry;

    Abstract : The Biden-Harris administration’s discussion of climate change is analyzed during the transformative time of the administration’s first hundred days in office. The theoretical framework of the Copenhagen School of Security Studies (CS) is used to develop the coding frame to perform a qualitative content analysis of empirical material consisting of speeches and other documents of the administration. READ MORE

  5. 5. Protests - a threat to the security of the state or an expression of civil rights? A qualitative content analysis of the Russian media – state-dependent and independent – covering the events of the “protests-2021”

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daria Negrei; [2021]
    Keywords : protest; Russia; qualitative content analysis; framing; securitization; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Protests are a common way for citizens to express their grievances and can occur in almost every regime. Each state reacts to protests in different ways – some listen to citizens' demands and adjust their policies, others resort to forceful methods, but in one and the other case, the media occupy an important place among the tools of response. READ MORE