Essays about: "the environmental movement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 298 essays containing the words the environmental movement.

  1. 1. “Fair Trade is an artisan’s movement” An interview study with handicraft producer organisations affiliated to World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO) in the Global South

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Miranda Kårelind; [2022-01-18]
    Keywords : Traditional handicraft; Craftsmanship; Artisans; Fair Trade; Global South;

    Abstract : Traditional craftsmanship provides a significant source of income for marginalised groups in many parts of the Global South. Simultaneously, the traditional handicraft is a way to remember and maintain a cultural heritage. However, the ability to survive on traditional craftsmanship has worsened around the world. READ MORE

  2. 2. Det mänskliga beteendets spår i landskapet : att följa eller att inte följa

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Wilma Stålhand; [2022]
    Keywords : genvägar; smitvägar; rörelsemönster; stigdragningar; förvaltningsideal;

    Abstract : De flesta av oss är gångtrafikanter någon gång under färden, vi går exempelvis oftast till och från bilen eller cykeln för att ta oss vidare. Av den anledningen är det intressant att skriva om hur förutsättningarna ser ut för gång i staden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Solidarity in decolonization : Indigenous-Environmentalist alliance and the struggle against clearcutting in Sápmi

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Helena Eriksson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sápmi; solidarity; decolonization; clearcutting; internal colonialism; post-colonialism; knowledge-practices; environmentalism; social movements;

    Abstract : This study concerns the alliance against clearcutting that has been formed between the Swedish environmental movement and the Sami movement. Earlier studies on environmentalist/Indigenous alliances have found that such cooperation often has been formed through reproductions of a colonial political relationship, perpetuating Indigenous peoples' structural marginality. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Motives behind Internationalization for Swedish Small and Medium Enterprises Within the Cleantech Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Joanna Haraldsson; Andreas Törnblom; [2021-11-01]
    Keywords : cleantech; internationalization; small-medium enterprises SMEs ; motives; difficulties; the environmental movement;

    Abstract : For the last decades, environmental threats have been more present than ever before. This has resulted in a worldwide discussion on how environmental degradation can be prevented. Some science believes cleantech is a possible solution to reverse the negative emission trend, combined with political legislation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Be better than nationalism: overcoming economic inequality for international solidarity. Using social movement theory to deconstruct the cultural ideology of the Alternative for Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Lisa Neidl; [2021]
    Keywords : Economic Inequality; International Solidarity; Social Movement Theory; Sustainability Science; Alternative for Germany AfD ; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis advocates for the evaluation of current sociopolitical conflicts through the lens of social movement theory, as a decisive path to deconstruct the premises of the German right-wing party Alternative for Germany (Alternative für Deutschland, AfD). The party is conceptualized as an institutionalized social movement, which is insufficiently answering public material grievances caused by economic inequality with the cultural response of nationalistic solidarity. READ MORE