Essays about: "societal crisis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 63 essays containing the words societal crisis.

  1. 1. "Under pressure". A study of the Swedish Public Health Agency´s crisis - and reputation management during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Lina Karlsson; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : COVID-19; crisis communication; societal crisis; public organizations; public agencies; reputation; reputational threat; Image Repair Theory; IRT; Bureaucratic Reputation Theory; BRT; rhetorical analysis; rhetorical criticism; kategoria; apologia;

    Abstract : This study examines the Swedish Public Health Agency’s (PHA) crisis communication regarding the COVID-19 pandemic during the year of 2020. Departing from a synthesis of the frameworks of Image Repair Theory and Bureaucratic Reputation Theory, the PHA’s online press conferences are critically analyzed to map out how the PHA’s representatives react to reputational threats that occur alongside and in connection to its management of the crisis at hand. READ MORE

  2. 2. FROM STATUS TO STIGMA: THE DISCURSIVE JOURNEY OF LEISURE TRAVEL DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Simon Nordh; Olof Hedin; Christian Sahlgren; [2021-07-02]
    Keywords : Discourse Analysis; Leisure Travel; COVID-19 Pandemic; Stigma; Polarization;

    Abstract : The objective of this paper is to explore and illustrate how the societal view of leisure travel is discursively portrayed during the COVID-19 pandemic. We have taken on a different approach compared to a majority of prior tourism research as we have shifted our focus from major actors within the industry to the contemporary consumer. READ MORE

  3. 3. Architecture to the Rescue : Metamorphing Built Space for Changing Purposes

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Vincent Tuma Fischer; Tara Dyi; [2021]
    Keywords : Metamorphing architecture; Pandemic architecture; Healthcare architecture; Crisis management; Temporary architecture; Health promoting architecture.; Metamorferande arkitektur; Pandemi arkitektur; Sjukvård arkitektur; Kris förberedande; Temporär arkitektur; Hälsofrämjande arkitektur.;

    Abstract : In December of 2019, the city of Wuhan in China reported an outbreak of a high number of pneumoniacases (Bassareo, 2020). The SARS-CoV-2 Virus (severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2)started to cause disturbance in societal functions, eventually leading to anomalous infection controlmeasures. READ MORE

  4. 4. Kalliergó : An alternative reception possibility for asylum-seekers

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Amanda Jönsson; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Movement is a constant factor in human nature. Throughout history, migration has played a constant role. People tend to move, leaving the place called home in the search for a better life. A journey that might be voluntary but sometimes one is left without any choice. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tabloidization in Swedish news media? The ongoing pandemic in focus : A quantitative content analysis of how Swedish news media communicates about the COVID-19 vaccine

    University essay from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Annie Brandelid; Evelina Eklund; [2021]
    Keywords : Tabloidization; news media; COVID-19 vaccine; hard and soft news.; Tabloidisering; nyhetsmedia; COVID-19-vaccin; hårda och mjuka nyheter.;

    Abstract : In times of crises such as pandemics, wars or natural disasters, the responsibility of the news media increases. Previous research has shown that people in crisis tend to seek information in traditional media and find it the most reliable source. READ MORE