Essays about: "Patriarchal."

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  1. 1. WHERE ARE THE WOMEN? HINDERING FACTORS TO WOMEN’S PARTICIPATION IN EU- FACILITATED DIALOGUE: KOSOVO – SERBIA DIALOGUE AS A CASE STUDY A qualitative interview research on perceived factors that hinder women to participate in EU-facilitated dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : MËRGIM TAHIRI; [2017-02-27]
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    Abstract : It is a common understanding that women continue to be strikingly under-represented in peace processes despite the emerge of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000) which assesses the important role of women and their full involvement in promotion of peace and security. Through key informant interviewing as the main methodology, this study looks into different understandings and explanations given by current and former government officials from both Kosovo and Serbia, EU officials, and representatives of civil society. READ MORE

  2. 2. Perceived gender dichotomies in public space in Husby : A qualitative study about how locally anchored women with interest in feminist questions reflect upon gender and public space

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för socialt arbete och psykologi

    Author : Ida Johnsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Husby; Gender dichotomies; public space; power hierarchies; social interaction;

    Abstract : The research aim of this study is to explore how locally anchored women with interest for feminist questions perceive and reflect upon the production and reproduction of gender dichotomies in public space in Husby. Moreover, space is flexible and part of a socio-spatial-dialectic which is both produced and reproduced through social interaction which contain power hierarchies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Redefining Gender Roles : Developing relationships between Sacred Texts and Feminism

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Crystal Barbato; [2017]
    Keywords : Feminism; hermeneutics; scriptures; texts; gender roles; faith; theology;

    Abstract : This thesis utilized the field hermeneutics within the study of gender roles of  women within religion.  It argues the relevance of interpretation that have lead to the patriarchal structures within culture and society. READ MORE

  4. 4. Honour Culture : The thoughts and experiences of four young men, who have lived in a residential care home for unaccompanied children

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Socialt arbete; Högskolan i Gävle/Socialt arbete

    Author : Johanna Hammarquist; Viyan Hajo Batti; [2017]
    Keywords : Honour Culture; Shame; Young Men; Social Constructionism; Patriarchal Structures.;

    Abstract : This is a qualitative study that explores the thoughts and experiences of honour culture of young men who have previously been living in a residential care home for unaccompanied children. The data was collected through four semi-structured face-to-face interviews. READ MORE

  5. 5. Crime, Community and the Negotiated Truth : Court Narratives of Capital Crime in the District Courts of Jämtland-Härjedalen 1649—1700

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Simon Berggren; [2017]
    Keywords : 17th century; Capital punishment; Community; Court narratives; Crime; District court; Judicial discourse; Jämtland; Social control; Peasantry.; 1600-tal; Allmoge; Dödsstraff; Häradsrätt; Jämtland; Kriminalitet; Rättsdiskurs; Rättsnarrativ; Social kontroll;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to study the court narratives of serious crimes in the district courts of Jämtland-Härjedalen in the latter half of 17th century. This is done by studying the negotiated aspects of criminal court proceedings; how did stories of crime, guilt and character come together in the records to form narratives that became accepted truths by the local community and the authorities? Investigations of serious crime have been sampled from the collected records of five district courts in the period 1649–1700. READ MORE