Sökning: "the Global North"

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  1. 1. Veganism through an intersectional lens:A study on racial perspectives in the Swedish vegan community

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Rosita Lindgren; [2020-07-07]
    Nyckelord :veganism; the vegan community; whiteness; privilege; vegans of color; intersectionality; postcolonial feminism; representation; Sweden;

    Sammanfattning : During the past decade, veganism has increased in the global North. In current debates in theU.S., the vegan community has been accused of being a white, privileged lifestyle movementthat reinforces neoliberal attitudes and colonial influences of universalism, color blindness,and capitalist consumption. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Mitigating climate change, one hamburger at a time : a discourse analysis of how MAX Burgers AB communicates their carbon offsetting — and how customers perceive it

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Författare :Alice Andrews; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Sustainability Science; climate change mitigation; carbon dioxide removal; green governmentality; ecological modernisation; civic environmentalism; conduct of conduct; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Carbon offsetting through forest sequestration in the Global South has become an increasingly common way for companies to mitigate their greenhouse gas emissions and thereby sell products and services with net zero emissions. In Sweden, fast food company MAX Burgers AB goes even further. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Geografisk segregering under vintertid hos rödhake (Erithacus rubecula)

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi

    Författare :David Ek; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Bird migration; Climate change; Erithacus rubecula; European Robin; Segregation; Wintering area;

    Sammanfattning : Segregation, that animals of different sex and/or age do not spend time together all year round, is a common phenomenon. One example is that males and older individuals in migratory birds wintering further north. Migration time also affects the distribution of birds in the wintering area. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Bolsonaro and Social Media: A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Brazilian President’s Populist Communication on Twitter

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Författare :Yago Matheus da Silva; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Populism; Social Media; Twitter; Bolsonaro; Discourse-Historical Approach DHA ;

    Sammanfattning : The present study explores Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro’s online communication on the microblogging platform Twitter. The study aims to present the populist characteristics embedded in the president’s tweets, as well as the strategies he uses in his communication on the social media platform. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Legal Empowerment Paradoxy? : A Critical Exploration of Power Imbalances in the Legal Empowerment Discourse from a Global North/South Perspective

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Anna Wifvesson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Legal Empowerment; North-South; South-South; Development Aid; Postcolonialism;

    Sammanfattning : Legal empowerment as a theoretical and practical concept has gained increasing attention in international development. Due to the shifting aid paradigm, caused by the rising of South-South cooperation, legal empowerment’s proposed bottom-up character has challenged the larger conventional top-down approaches to development that traditionally have dominated the development agenda. LÄS MER