Essays about: "social feminist theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 70 essays containing the words social feminist theory.

  1. 1. Gender Groups and the Genocide Convention's Protected Groups

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Filip Hassellind; [2018-02-15]
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    Abstract : This thesis explores the crime of genocide in connectivity to ‘gendercides’. Its aim is to investigate whether including gender groups as a protected group in the Genocide Convention is theoretically plausible. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Woman Was Raped - A Critical Discourse Analysis of Swedish News Media Coverage of Rape and Sexual Assault

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Lisa Lindqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : sexual crime; rape; discourse on sexuality; critical discourse analysis; gender constructivism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Departing from the question of how linguistic representations of sexual crime are connected to social practices around sexuality, this discourse analysis looks into 30 news articles on sexual crime to identify discourses around male and female sexuality. As most sexual crimes are committed by men and against women, the analysis focuses on connecting discursive descriptions of men and women in relation to sexual crime, to power relations between men and women in society. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Lacanian Psychoanalytic Feminist Interpretation of Marie in Louise Erdrich’s Love Medicine

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Sebastian Höglund; [2018]
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    Abstract : This thesis is an analysis of Marie’s struggle for empowerment within a patriarchal system in Louise Erdrich’s Love Medicine. The main focus of this thesis is the untangling of Marie’s desire: why does she choose the path that she has taken in life and why is she seemingly unable to feel content? Marie’s life takes place within a patriarchal framework and this paper utilizes feminist theory to delineate this framework and demonstrate its oppressiveness. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gendered spatial realities - Exploring the complexity of gendered space and place in Rosengård through a feminist application of GIS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Elina Lindeborg; [2017]
    Keywords : Feminist geographies; feminist GIS; critical GIS; gendered space and place; young women; Rosengård.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is an exploration of the complexity of gendered spaces and places. Grounding in feminist geographical theory and an understanding of space and place as gendered, the experiences and emotions of six young women from Rosengård, Malmö, connected to space and place are problematized and contextualised. READ MORE

  5. 5. “I Try to be Modern” – Identity Formation Between Tradition and Modernity Among Young Women in Hanoi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Alma Wallengren; [2017]
    Keywords : Modernity; Globalization; Development; Post-colonialism; Vietnam; Identity; Women’s Role; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Since 1986, the Vietnamese socialist state has gradually opened towards the global market. Subsequently, socialist modernity may increasingly be outrivaled by the individualistic culture associated with global capitalism which is now gaining ground in Vietnam, especially among the urban middle-class who can easily access it. READ MORE