Sökning: "World-System"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 70 uppsatser innehållade ordet World-System.

  1. 1. Att föreställa sig världen En jämförande studie mellan två världslitteraturteorier

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Författare :Alice Berggren; [2020-01-21]
    Nyckelord :world literature; Pheng Cheah; Warwick Research Collective; world system theory; worlding; capitalism; intratextual; extratextual; multidimensionality;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis takes interest in a theoretical turn in world literature studies; from a focus on extratextual aspects, such as the global circulation of literary works, to intratextual aspects, such as literary works’ world-reflecting and world-creating abilites. I analyze two recent theories within this turn: the Warwick Research Collective’s Combined and Uneven Development and the postcolonial researcher Pheng Cheah’s What is a World?. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Discourses of Ecologically Unequal Exchange: Processes of ‘othering’ in the European Union’s framing of trade

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Emmy Månsson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The field of Ecologically Unequal Exchange (EUE) demonstrates how contemporary trade is based on time-space appropriation, from which the North owe the South an ecological debt. EUE researchers argue that free trade under the capitalist world-system reinforces the extractions and hinders ‘development’ of the south. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The Chinese way of a free lunch? : En analys av sino-afrikanska förbindelser och mänskliga rättigheter i afrikanska stater

    Master-uppsats, Enskilda Högskolan Stockholm/Högskolan för mänskliga rättigheter

    Författare :Felicia Njie Sjögren; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Sino-afrikanska förbindelser; världssystemteori; Agenda 2063; Afrikanska stadgan för mänskliga och folkens rättigheter; “resources for infrastructure”.;

    Sammanfattning : China's relations with African states have attracted much attention in recent years. Between the 1990s and today, China has developed into one of the most important players in the world system. During this period China has also grown to be the largest trading partner for all African states. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Migration in the Name of the Money : male and Female Migratory Experience of Rural Youth from Uganda to the Gulfs

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Författare :Denis Bisaso; [2020]
    Nyckelord :labour migration; feminized migration; gendered migration; Uganda; migration to the Gulf countries;

    Sammanfattning : Labour migration is a growing phenomenon around the globe, and it is rather self-evident that people move to achieve better life conditions or flee adverse circumstances. Significant in this growth is the mobile continent, Africa having substantial numbers of its people on the move. LÄS MER

  5. 5. System analysis, improvement and visualisation of a manufacturing workflow, using discrete-event simulation : A combination of discrete-event simulation and lean manufacturing

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Författare :Arvid Antonsson; Gustaf Hermansson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Discrete-event simulation; FACTS; Lean; Simulation; DES; Kaizen; LeanSMO; Workflow analysis; Simulering; Arbetsflödesanalys;

    Sammanfattning : This project has been initiated in cooperation with a Swedish manufacturing company. Due to increased demand and competition, the company wants to streamline its production process, increase the degree of automation and visualize specific workflows. LÄS MER