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. Removing the Blindfold and Adding a Fedora : Challenging the Role of Women in Patriarchal Society through the Act of Cross-dressing in Siri Hustvedt’s The Blindfold. A Feminist/Queer Reading

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Jennifer Bolmefalk; [2017]
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  3. 3. "I expected a male reporter" : a qualitative interview-study of the Kerala working culture in media newsrooms

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Journalistik

    Author : Sofia Hermansson; [2017]
    Keywords : movements; femininity; embodiement; Gendered spaces; strategies; female empowerment; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is a qualitative interview-study of the working conditions for female journalists within an Indian and Keralan context focusing on the female body and spaces. The study takes place in the Keralan society focusing on how women journalists cope with working in a traditional male dominated area and how the female body somehow is seen as an invader in the journalism field, based on pre-assumptions on sex and gender and female placement. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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