Essays about: "#MeToo"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 essays containing the word #MeToo.

  1. 1. Addressing intersectionality in the #MeToo movement - A case study of women’s mobilization under the #MeToo movement in the postcolonial context of South Africa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Amina Brajanac; [2019-09-27]
    Keywords : Transnational women’s movements; women’s mobilization; sexual violence; intersectionality; postcolonial feminism; #MeToo; norms;

    Abstract : The #MeToo movement united women around the globe in the fight against sexual violence.However, the #MeToo movement has been criticized for solely adopting a gender-based approach by neglecting the intersections of gender, race and class. READ MORE

  2. 2. Not just a kvinnofråga A content analysis of Swedish press portrayals of men & #MeToo

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Elissa Shaw; [2019-08-07]
    Keywords : #MeToo; content analysis; media framing; masculinities; gender portrayal;

    Abstract : With its sudden outbreak in October 2017, the anti-harassment movement #MeToo quickly created avast, worldwide impact on social media, in the traditional press as well as in everyday lives. In Swedenespecially, a country with a long history in fighting for gender equality, women in their thousandsshared their stories of sexual harassment and came together both as individuals and as occupationalgroups to raise a collective voice. READ MORE

  3. 3. Did the Stock Market Care About #MeToo? Stock Market Reactions to Sexual Harassment Allegations During the MeToo Movement: A Corporate Reputation and Firm Valuation Perspective

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Harald Blom; Erik Hallgren; [2019]
    Keywords : MeToo; Corporate Reputation; Corporate Valuation; CEO Misconduct; Event Study;

    Abstract : Gender equality is still one of the most pressing issues of our time. The struggle for gender equality and the fair treatment of women began in earnest during the suffragette movement of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mad Men: Masculinity and Advertising in the #MeToo Era - A Quantitative Study of Men's Responses to Purpose-Driven Advertising that Challenges Traditional Masculinity

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Julia Zilkens; Sarah Wiggins; [2019]
    Keywords : Purpose-Driven Advertising; Non-Stereotypical Advertising; #MeToo Movement; Masculinity; Social Effects;

    Abstract : Existing research shows that non-stereotypical advertising generates positive brand-related and social effects. However, there is limited research on non-stereotypical portrayals of masculinity and on non-stereotypical advertising that includes an overt call for social change. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effect of a Photographed Face on Attitude Polarisation and Self-Awareness

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Viktor Bäckström; [2019]
    Keywords : Attitude polarisation; public and private self-awareness; computer-mediated communication; social networking sites; face-to-face contact.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Attitude polarisation is a frequently discussed topic in relation to social media. As previous research has found indication that the absence of face-to-face contact increases attitude polarisation tendencies – through changing peoples’ private and public self-awareness. READ MORE