Essays about: "thesis of change theory"

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  1. 1. THE GOVERNMENTAL DISCOURSE TOWARD HOMOSEXUALS IN SWEDEN. A critical discourse analysis of the changing discourse between the years 1935 and 2007

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Andreas Ljunggren; [2022-02-11]
    Keywords : Homosexuality; Sexual Minority; Discursive Change; Visibility; Government Commissioned Reports SOU ;

    Abstract : This Master’s Thesis aims to examine how the governmental discourse of the attitudes toward homosexuals has changed in Sweden since 1935 up until modern day. To do this, selected quotes for deeper analysis based on a larger textual analysis of nine Government Commissioned Reports (SOUs) between 1935 and 2007 are used, consisting of approximately 1000 pages. READ MORE

  2. 2. Controlling the Uncontrollable? : A qualitative content analysis of the United Nations Sendai Framework and its reflection of disaster risk reduction in a risk society.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Ida Lindberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Disaster risk reduction; the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030; natural hazards; the United Nations; climate change; control; resilience; uncertainty; humanitarian aid;

    Abstract : Occurrences of extreme weather events are increasing due to the ongoing climate change driven by human actions. In parallel, this triggers a growing need for humanitarian action in the future to help those impacted by disasters. READ MORE

  3. 3. Protecting the Nile : Egypt’s crisis exploitation of the GERD crisis (2011-2021)

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Elisa Andrea Viteri Marquez; [2022]
    Keywords : crisis exploitation; Egypt; water security; GERD; Nile; water management;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses the framing and exploitation of the ‘water security’ crisis triggered in Egypt by the construction the Gran Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) during the period of its construction (2011-2021). Through the analysis of members of the executive statements, policy documents, and actions on the ground, this study contributes to crisis exploitation theory by pointing at other categories that had allowed for policy change, such as funding and the influence of international organizations. READ MORE

  4. 4. When Women’s Experiences go Unrecognized : A qualitative content analysis of women’s diverse experiences of conflict in Nepal

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lovina Sundström; [2022]
    Keywords : women in conflict; Nepal; WPS; feminist theory; gender; victimhood; agency.;

    Abstract : Conflict is a gendered phenomenon and in later years research have discovered how women play several different roles in conflict. They can experience it as victims and hence be vulnerable to forms of violence, as well as agents where the women are either a warring actor or works an agent of change. READ MORE

  5. 5. The intersection of two crises : Climate change and COVID-19 framing in the Swedish private sector

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sabina Valois; [2022]
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    Abstract : As global temperatures are rising, scientists call for urgent and drastic emission reductions to avoid facing irreversible consequences for planet and people. The year 2020, which was supposed to ignite what the United Nations called a ‘decade of action’ to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and climate mitigation targets, instead took an unexpected turn, with the emergence of a global pandemic of unprecedented measures. READ MORE