Sökning: "poststructuralism"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 57 uppsatser innehållade ordet poststructuralism.

  1. 1. Hur motiveras svensk biståndspolitik genom diskurser om säkerhet?: En kritisk diskursanalys av policyramverket för svenskt utvecklingssamarbete och humanitärt bistånd (2016)

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Josefina Ekström; [2021-07-07]
    Nyckelord :security; development; Swedish aid; securitization; security-development nexus; poststructuralism; discourse; critical discourse analysis; identity; norms; norm entrepreneur;

    Sammanfattning : This essay is a critical discourse analysis of representations of security that are visible in the Swedish aid policy. The text aims to analyse discourses of security, through lenses of poststructuralist critique, in the current policy framework represented by the Swedish government from 2016 (Policyramverket för svenskt utvecklingssamarbete och humanitärt bistånd 2016/17:60). LÄS MER

  2. 2. Hybridization of the Self, Colonial Discourse and the Deconstruction of Value Systems : A Postcolonial Literary Theory Perspective of Literature inculpating Colonialism

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Brian Burns; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Postcolonialism; Postcolonial Literary Theory; Hybridization; Walker; Malouf; Phillips; Achebe; Freud; Nietzsche; Bhabha; Siad; McLeod; Barry;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this essay is to provide a perspective on literature inculpating colonialism using postcolonial literary theory and method. The subject material incorporates four novels studied during the literature modules for the English course at Högskolan Gävle (HIG). LÄS MER

  3. 3. Evil Monsters and Machines : A Techno-Orientalist Perspective on Threat Perception in the United Kingdom

    Master-uppsats, Försvarshögskolan

    Författare :Lisa Bergsten; [2021]
    Nyckelord :techno-orientalism; orientalism; security; threat perception; United Kingdom; China; discourse analysis; poststructuralism;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis looks at the construction of China as a security threat in the United Kingdom, through the theoretical lens of techno-Orientalism. The main argument is that techno-Orientalist ideas influence the Western perception of China as a security threat, which leads to the creation of certain fears regarding China which affects the identity creation of both the United Kingdom and China. LÄS MER

  4. 4. What is the 'Problem' with Gender in Afghanistan? A discourse analysis of the Women, Peace and Security National Action Plan in Afghanistan (2015-2022)

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Sara Friman; [2021]
    Nyckelord :WPS; UNSCR1325; NAP; Afghanistan; gender; women; WPR; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to critically investigate the discourses of gender present in the National Action Plan of Afghanistan (2015-2022), asking how the ‘problem of gender’ is conceptualised and problematised in the policy. This is done through Carol Bacchi’s theoretical and methodological ’What’s the problem represented to be?’ (WPR) – approach which aims to analyse policy through identifying problem representations. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The readmission agreement between Sweden and Afghanistan : A tortuous strategy of creating a deportation corridor to a war-torn country?

    Master-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Författare :Alice Hertzberg; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Afghanistan; Sweden; deportation; deportation infrastructure; deportation corridor; discourse analysis; readmission agreements; WPR; poststructuralism; expert interviews; Återtagandeavtal; utvisning; utvisningsinfrastruktur; utvisningskorridor; diskursanalys; återtagandeavtal; WPR; poststrukturalism; expertintervjuer;

    Sammanfattning : Focusing on the readmission agreement between Sweden and Afghanistan, this study aims to enhance our understanding of why and how states use readmission agreements and the discourse underpinning these practices. Based on interviews with key officials working in the Swedish deportation infrastructure, the findings show that the agreement is presented as a successful measure resulting in a more predictable process and increased forced returns. LÄS MER