Download Der Konflikt der Kulturen und die Rolle der Medien (German by Pascal Gemperli PDF

By Pascal Gemperli

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2008 im Fachbereich Soziologie - Medien, Kunst, Musik, FernUniversität Hagen (Institut für Frieden und Demokratie), Veranstaltung: Modul: Frieden und Demokratie, 23 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Spätestens seit der Publikation Samuel P. Huntingtons Artikel „The conflict of Civilizations" in der Zeitschrift international Affairs im Jahre 1993 und der Verfeinerung der Theorie in Buchform 1996 wird der Begriff, auch in seiner deutschen Übersetzung „Kampf der Kulturen", gleichzeitig als Schlagwort und als Erklärung verwendet, sobald irgendwo auf der Welt gewalttätige Konflikte zwischen Gruppen verschiedener Kulturen auftreten. Ist dieses Konzept aber wirklich brauchbar um komplexe Vorgänge von Gewalt zu beschreiben oder begreifbar zu machen? Und was once heisst eigentlich Kultur? Auf diese zwei Fragen wird im ersten Abschnitt eingegangen. Diese Erkenntnisse werden es erlauben im darauf folgenden Kapitel darzulegen, was once die Grundbedingungen zur erfolgreichen Konflikttransformation und friedlichen Koexistenz sind. Hieraus wird schon ersichtlich, dass in der vorliegenden Arbeit davon ausgegangen wird, dass es tatsächlich Konflikte zwischen Kulturgruppen gibt. Dies ist soweit richtig, muss jedoch insofern konkretisiert werden, als das es aufzuzeigen gilt, dass nicht die kulturellen Bruchlinien, sondern andere, meist viel komplexere Gegebenheit dafür verantwortlich sind. Im letzten Kapitel geht es schliesslich darum zu erklären was once die Rolle der Medien in dieser Konstellation ist und natürlich, wie sie zur gewaltfreien Konflikttransformation und Friedensförderung beitragen können.

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Download American Sports in an Age of Consumption: How by Cory Hillman PDF

By Cory Hillman

activities should not what they was. New publicly funded stadiums resemble buying department shops. fanatics compete for funds prizes in myth activities leagues. activities games at the moment are advertising and public relatives instruments and workforce trademarks became stylish brands.
the bigger social meanings activities carry for lovers are being eclipsed via their advertisement functionality as a method to promote item and attach company sponsors with shoppers. This ebook examines how the yank shopper tradition impacts expert and collegiate activities, decreasing enthusiasts to shoppers and trivializing activities themselves.
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Download Phänomen Star Wars: Macht, Religion und Gesellschaft in by Christoph Kohlhöfer,Markus Löhnert,Mark Weiland PDF

By Christoph Kohlhöfer,Markus Löhnert,Mark Weiland

Fachbuch aus dem Jahr 2013 im Fachbereich Soziologie - Medien, Kunst, Musik, , Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Im Jahr 1977 begeisterte der erste megastar Wars-Film „Krieg der Sterne“ die Zuschauer auf der ganzen Welt. Schauplatz der Geschichte: eine weit entfernte Galaxie in der intestine und Böse einander gegenüberstehen und um die Vorherrschaft kämpfen. Jedi-Ritter und Sith-Lords verkörpern dabei die helle und die dunkle Seite der Macht, die ihnen „übermenschliche“ Fähigkeiten verleiht.
In diesem Science-Fiction-Märchen finden sich ganz eigene Formen von faith, Macht und Gesellschaft wieder. Es ist ein modernes Märchen, das durchaus als Spiegel seiner Zeit fungiert und bis heute eine riesiege Fangemeinde in Atem hält.
Aus dem Inhalt: der Begriff „Science Fiction“, der Mythos, Kampf zweier Gesellschaftsformen, die politische Ausgangslage, Kampf zwischen intestine und Böse.

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Download The Archive and the Repertoire: Performing Cultural Memory by Diana Taylor PDF

By Diana Taylor

In The Archive and the Repertoire preeminent functionality reports pupil Diana Taylor offers a brand new knowing of the very important function of functionality within the Americas. From performs to reliable occasions to grassroots protests, functionality, she argues, has to be taken heavily as a method of storing and transmitting wisdom. Taylor finds how the repertoire of embodied memory—conveyed in gestures, the spoken notice, stream, dance, music, and different performances—offers substitute views to these derived from the written archive and is very helpful to a reconsideration of old techniques of transnational touch. The Archive and the Repertoire invitations a remapping of the Americas in keeping with traditions of embodied practice.

Examining a number of genres of functionality together with demonstrations through the youngsters of the disappeared in Argentina, the Peruvian theatre workforce Yuyachkani, and televised astrological readings by way of Univision character Walter Mercado, Taylor explores how the archive and the repertoire interact to make political claims, transmit hectic reminiscence, and forge a brand new experience of cultural id. via her attention of performances corresponding to Coco Fusco and Guillermo Gómez-Peña’s express Two Undiscovered Amerindians stopover at . . . , Taylor illuminates how situations of discovery and conquest hang-out the Americas, trapping even those that try to dismantle them. Meditating on occasions like these of September eleven, 2001 and media representations of them, she examines either the the most important function of functionality in modern tradition and her personal position as witness to and player in hemispheric dramas. The Archive and the Repertoire is a compelling demonstration of the various ways in which the research of functionality permits a deeper figuring out of the earlier and current, of ourselves and others.

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Download Political Conflict and Exclusion in Jerusalem: The Provision by Rawan Asali Nuseibeh PDF

By Rawan Asali Nuseibeh

The political clash over the town of Jerusalem has led to the breach of Palestinian Jerusalemites’ civil, political and social rights. whereas Israel claims sovereignty over East Jerusalem, it neglects to supply sufficient companies to the Palestinian citizens of town. The Israeli Jerusalem Municipality offers inadequate and hugely politicised academic companies to the Palestinians citizens of town, while discriminating opposed to the opposite Palestinian platforms that offer academic services.

Political clash and Exclusion in Jerusalem deals a close description of the constitution of the schooling area in East Jerusalem with its 4 major companies; the Palestinian Authority via Awqaf colleges, the Israeli Authority via municipal faculties, the United countries reduction and Works employer and personal faculties. Its learn unearths that there's no unmarried physique that oversees the supply of academic providers within the urban to make sure that the prone supplied are enough and of caliber. utilizing a qualitative examine approach with semi-structured interviews and concentration teams in Palestinian and Israeli faculties, this ebook deals a complete and revealing comparability of the tutorial prone supplied to either their scholars. It explores how Palestinian and Israeli scholars regularly obtain drastically varied studying possibilities, when it comes to university investment, certified employees, tuition amenities and college programmes, which accordingly disempowers Palestinians and guarantees an Israeli Jewish hegemony over town.

One of the few educational books on a hugely pertinent subject, this e-book can be of curiosity to scholars and students of center East experiences, and a key source for these learning the social affects of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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Download Music and Conflict by John Morgan O'Connell,Salwa El-Shawan Castelo-Branco PDF

By John Morgan O'Connell,Salwa El-Shawan Castelo-Branco

This quantity charts a brand new frontier of utilized ethnomusicology via highlighting the function of track in either inciting and resolving a spectrum of social and political conflicts within the modern international. analyzing the fabrics and practices of music-making, individuals element how track and function are deployed to critique strength constructions and to nurture cultural know-how between groups in conflict.


The essays the following variety from musicological reports to ethnographic analyses to debts of useful interventions which can function types for clash solution. Music and Conflict finds how musical texts are manipulated through opposing teams to advertise clash and the way song can be used to enhance clash solution. talking to the cultural implications of globalization and mentioning how song can advertise a shared musical historical past throughout borders, the essays speak about the tune of Albania, Azerbaijan, Brazil, Egypt, Germany, Indonesia, Iran, eire, North and South Korea, Uganda, the us, and the previous Yugoslavia. the quantity additionally contains dozens of illustrations, together with images, maps, and musical scores.


Contributors are Samuel Araujo, William Beeman, Stephen Blum, Salwa El-Shawan Castelo-Branco, David Cooper, Keith Howard, Inna Naroditskaya, John Morgan O'Connell, Svanibor Pettan, Anne okay. Rasmussen, Adelaida Reyes, Anthony Seeger, Jane C. Sugarman, and Britta Sweers.

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Download Oy Oy Oy Gevalt! Jews and Punk: Jews and Punk by Michael Croland PDF

By Michael Croland

Step inside of a desirable global of Jews who relate to their Jewishness in the course of the automobile of punk—from admired figures within the historical past of punk to musicians who proudly placed their Jewish identification entrance and center.

• presents a desirable exploration of different, against-the-grain expressions of Jewish id within the modern usa as obvious in track, documentaries, younger grownup novels, zines, and more

• indicates the in demand function of Jewish contributors within the heritage of punk, together with such significant bands because the Ramones, the Dictators, the conflict, undesirable faith, and NOFX in addition to Malcolm McLaren, the chief of the intercourse Pistols

• files the numerous function that punk has performed in shaping key modern Jewish song, together with klezmer and Radical Jewish Culture

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Download The Ages of the Incredible Hulk: Essays on the Green Goliath by Joseph J. Darowski PDF

By Joseph J. Darowski

The extraordinary Hulk is without doubt one of the earliest wonder Comics superheroes. throughout the many years, the nature and his narrative elements—the explanations of Bruce Banner’s alterations, the Hulk’s power, intelligence and dermis colour, the tales’ tone, topic and assets of conflict—have been consistently reinvented to stay relevant.
This selection of new essays explores Marvel’s greater than 5 many years of Hulk comics. The members study the Hulk and his aiding solid of their transferring old contexts, delivering insights into either our well known leisure and our cultural heritage. themes comprise the chilly War’s impact on early Incredible Hulk matters, a feminist interpreting of She-Hulk and author Peter David’s concentrate on the AIDS crisis.

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