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  1. 1. “Bikinis and fish don’t match” Exploring conflicts and local development of tourism in Ngapali, Burma

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Författare :Linda Nordby; [2018]
    Nyckelord :tourism; Burma; Myanmar; Ngapali; Rohingya; anthropology; development;

    Sammanfattning : Against a backdrop of local, regional and national conflicts the former generals now in government, have decided to focus on tourism and have worked hard since 2010 to develop Burma’s tourism sector. Ngapali, a small costal community in Rakhine state has been developed into a tourism destination with hotels and restaurants, all located on a beautiful beach. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Working in Harmony : Environmentally Engaged Buddhism in South Korea

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Författare :Caroline Brestan; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Buddhism; engaged Buddhism; environmentalism; activism; South Korea; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The topic of the thesis was Buddhist environmental activism in South Korea. The purpose of the study was to portray the activism and social engagement of Korean Buddhists to conserve the environment and to motivate the awareness of the people in how environmental destruction affects nature and society. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Södra Thailands gränskonflikt : En fallstudie om den långvariga konflikten i södra Thailand och dess förutsättningar för fred

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Författare :Tara Marouf; [2017]
    Nyckelord :Thailand; Southern Thailand; insurgency; Malay-Muslims; conflict resolution; Buddhists; Third-party intervention;

    Sammanfattning : For years there has been an ongoing conflict, geographically concerning the southern parts of Thailand. The Malay-Muslim inhabitants of the area state that they do not fully belong to Buddhist Thailand and therefore require independence in various forms. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Views on violence in the Tibetan diaspora : On the homeland conflict and the Buddhism-violence nexus

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Författare :Amanda Mindus; [2017]
    Nyckelord :Diaspora; Tibet; Sweden; Integration; Buddhism; Violence; Nonviolence;

    Sammanfattning : The academic interest in diasporas has mushroomed in recent decades. More specifically, a debate about the role of diasporas in violence/peace and whether these groups should be seen as spurring violence from afar or acting as agents of peace. This thesis contributes to this debate by investigating the Tibetan diaspora in Sweden. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Buddhismens Beskyddare : Burmesisk nationalism, antimuslimska munkar och deras amerikanska sympatisörer

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Joakim Björkelid; [2017]
    Nyckelord :969 movement; nationalism; Buddhism; Myanmar; Ashin Wirathu; propaganda; Islam;

    Sammanfattning : The violent uprisings in Myanmar between 2012-2014 sparked a big interest in the media around the world. The uprisings which resulted in many casualties and the destruction of muslim owned shops and mosques left around 140.000 IDPs. LÄS MER