Sökning: "Transnational Social Question"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 13 uppsatser innehållade orden Transnational Social Question.

  1. 1. CROSSING BORDERS: A Study of Transnational Living in Taiye Selasi’s Ghana Must Go (2014) and No Violet Bulawayo’s We Need New Names (2014)

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Författare :Ingegerd Stenport; [2019-10-22]
    Nyckelord :Taye Selasi; No Violet Bulawayo; Sara Ahmed; Afropoitanism;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract: A number of authors of African descent published ‘Afropolitan’ novels around the year 2010. Several of these diaspora novels dominated the literary scene and caused intense debates about the contested concept of Afropolitanism. The authors Taye Selasi and No Violet Bulawayo challenge colonial images of Africa in their writing. LÄS MER

  2. 2. “The grandiosity of tasks and mediocrity of tools”: Confronting the transnational social question with mobile CEE citizens’ experiences in Sweden

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Kristin Clay; [2019-05-08]
    Nyckelord :Transnational Social Question; Intra-EU Mobility; European Citizenship; European Dis integration; Coloniality; Decolonial Option;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis contributes to the debate surrounding east-west intra-EU mobility, the transnational social question and European citizenship by uncovering often undervalued and stigmatized histories, experiences, and knowledge from the EU’s central and eastern member states by highlighting the voices of mobile CEE citizens in Sweden. Taking a problem-driven, adaptive approach, this thesis draws on qualitative interviews—with twelve respondents representing Croatia, Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Poland, Latvia, and Estonia—contextualized by official documents from the EU and Sweden, including a European Commission communication and press release, a report prepared by Sweden’s National Board of Trade, and a letter from the EU Affairs ministers of Sweden, Finland, and Norway defending the freedom of movement. LÄS MER

  3. 3. “The grandiosity of tasks and mediocrity of tools”: Confronting the transnational social question with mobile CEE citizens’ experiences in Sweden

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Kristin Clay; [2019-01-17]
    Nyckelord :Transnational Social Question; Intra-EU Mobility; European Citizenship; European Dis integration; Coloniality; Decolonial Option;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis contributes to the debate surrounding east-west intra-EU mobility, the transnational social question and European citizenship by uncovering often undervalued and stigmatized histories, periences, and knowledge from the EU’s central and eastern member states by highlighting the voices of mobile CEE citizens in Sweden. Taking a problem-driven, adaptive approach, this thesis draws on qualitative interviews—with twelve respondents representing Croatia, Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Poland, Latvia, and Estonia—contextualized by official documents from the EU and Sweden, including a European Commission communication and press release, a report prepared by Sweden’s National Board of Trade, and a letter from the EU Affairs ministers of Sweden, Finland, and Norway defending the freedom of movement. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Gendering Urban Exile: The Daily Lives of Syrian Women in Amman, Jordan

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Författare :Alia Fakhry; [2017]
    Nyckelord :forced migration; refugee women; transnationalism; social worlds; gendered geographies of power; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The current Syrian crisis has pushed over 4.8 million people to seek asylum abroad, mainly in the neighbouring countries. In Jordan urban refugees, who represent 82% of registered refugees, lack visibility and help. Women are in a particularly difficult situation due to their multiple burdens as caregivers and homemakers. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Reaching the 2014 UN New York Declaration on Forests Goals, using satellites to monitor global value chains

    Master-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Författare :Rickard Näsström; [2015]
    Nyckelord :Remote Sensing; CSR; Value chains; Deforestation NDVI; WICS.;

    Sammanfattning : This master thesis in geography investigates how remote sens- ing can be used in Transnational Corporations (TNC) global Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives. The study aims to delineate an accurate method in remote sensing to be used to monitor deforestation in global value chains. LÄS MER