Sökning: "paradigm"

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  1. 1. Have Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers actually reduced poverty in poor countries?

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Markus Bohlers; [2019-11-07]
    Nyckelord :Poverty; PRSPs; poor countries; IFIs; development paradigm; Washington Consensus;

    Sammanfattning : Throughout the past 15-20 years, poor countries have been implementing so-called Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) under the guidance of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank. Despite their enormous importance for national development efforts around the globe, the aggregate performance of PRSPs remains understudied. LÄS MER

  2. 2. #AIRBNBWHILEBLACK - A case study on the narrative character of hashtag activism on Twitter in 2016

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Författare :Nora Lundberg; [2019-09-19]
    Nyckelord :Narrative paradigm; hashtag activism; Airbnb; #AirbnbWhileBlack; critical consciousness;

    Sammanfattning : Purpose: The aim of this study is to provide an understanding of the character of the communication conducted through the use of the hashtag #AirbnbWhileBlack on Twitter.Theory: Postcolonial theory will offer a contextual perspective on the issue of discriminatory hosts on Airbnb. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Humanizing (Anti)corruption: The socio-legal values of a human rights-based approach to corruption

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Bruna de Castro e Silva; [2019-09-03]
    Nyckelord :human rights-based approach; corruption; economic and social rights; justicia-bility; socio-legal values; social harm; inequality; legal empowerment; Human rights;

    Sammanfattning : This master’s thesis intends to contribute to the current academic and policy debate on the values of determining whether a particular human rights violation was caused by a corrupt behavior; and to defend a human rights-based approach to corruption, based on its added socio-legal values. With this purpose, it analyzes and compares the legal reasoning and socio-legal dynamics of three human rights court cases involving and not involving corruption. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The extraterritorial application of the European Convention on Human Rights and the United Nations Convention against Torture in frozen conflict regions as a tool of ensuring the prohibition of torture — the cases of Transnistria and Abkhazia

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Författare :Lidia Carchilan; [2019]
    Nyckelord :frozen conflict; grey zones; extraterritoriality; jurisdiction; state responsibility; torture; de facto governments; effective control; Transnistria; Abkhazia; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The existence of frozen conflicts in Europe are posing difficulties in the application of international human rights treaties. This is due to, de facto governments of break-away regions not cooperating with international mechanisms and refusing to comply with regional and international instruments. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Resilience from within or without? : An ethnographic study of resilience mechanisms in southern Colombia

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

    Författare :Amanda Amigues; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Resilience; recovery processes; peacebuilding; post-conflict; post-disaster reconstruction; Colombia;

    Sammanfattning : The emergence of resilience in the peacebuilding field shows an important change of paradigm and turn to the local context. So far few ethnographic research has been done to understand how resilience works locally and what are the mechanisms helping individuals to cope and recover from a crisis. LÄS MER