Essays about: "Feminist Security Studies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the words Feminist Security Studies.

  1. 1. A FEMINIST MILITARY? THE SWEDISH CASE An ideational analysis of the perceptions of security that have shaped the role of the Swedish Armed Forces and their current and future military strategic guidance and defence

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alexandra Axelsson; [2021-02-12]
    Keywords : Gender; Military; Swedish Armed Forces; Security Studies; Feminist Security Theory; Classical realism; Ideational analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to contribute knowledge to the current and contemporary debate on the conceptof security in relation to feminism, by seeking which ideas that have shaped the role of the Swedish Armed Forces (SAF) and their current and future military strategic guidance and defence. Based on the theoretical framework of Feminist Security Theory and Classical Realism in International Relations, this case study seeks to identify these ideas in the SAF’sstrategic documents and interviews with SAF Officials. READ MORE

  2. 2. Ukraine's Implementation of UNSCR 1325 From a Feminist Security Perspective : With focus on the pillars of participation and protection

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Emina Gluhac; [2021]
    Keywords : UNSCR 1325; feminist security studies; Ukraine; participation; protection;

    Abstract : The aim of this research is to study the Ukrainian implementation of UNSCR 1325 from a feminist security perspective. This has been done by focusing on the pillars of participation and protection. READ MORE

  3. 3. At War with an Invisible Enemy : A Critical Feminist Analysis of the Covid-19 Pandemic Narrative

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Molly Jerlström; [2021]
    Keywords : Feminist Security Studies; Covid-19; Narrative Analysis; Gender; Security;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to investigate the narrative created around the covid-19 virus as a security threat during the first months of the pandemic. Speeches made by three political leaders, namely Emmanuel Macron, Boris Johnson and Angela Merkel, held in March 2020 are analysed in depth using a feminist narrative framework. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ontological (In)Security and Gender - Anti-Feminism and Anti-Genderism in German Right-Wing Populism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Pedagogik; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies

    Author : Fabienne Wehrle; [2019]
    Keywords : anti-feminism; anti-genderism; right-wing populism; ontological security theory; frame analysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Many of the right-wing populist forces currently on the rise across the world have anti-feminist and anti-genderist agendas and narratives. This thesis investigates such narratives from an ontological security perspective by conducting a frame analysis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ontological Security of Women : The Role of Digital Feminist Activism

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Katharina Krüger; [2019]
    Keywords : Feminism; Ontological Security; Social Media Sites; Women;

    Abstract : Ontological Security Studies have been grounded on the ideas of Giddens (1991a,b). It describes how humans can face challenges of the modern world without being overwhelmed by anxieties. Since then many scholars such as Steele (2008) and Mitzen (2006) have developed his ideas furthermore. READ MORE