Essays about: "Ghettos"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the word Ghettos.

  1. 1. Agency in the Warsaw Ghetto : An Intersectional Analysis of the Daily Life, Survival, and Death of Elderly Jews

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Hugo Valentin-centrum

    Author : Janika Raisch; [2022]
    Keywords : Holocaust; Genocide; Warsaw ghetto; Second World War; Nazi; Nazis; Poland; Warsaw; Jews; Polish Jews; Ghettoisation; Ghettoization; Ghetto; Ghettos; Jewish council; Jewish Self-Help; Elderly; Elderly Jews; Old age; Intersectionality; Agency;

    Abstract : In Holocaust research, the study of elderly Jews in Nazi German ghettos remains a blind spot. This thesis begins to fill the research gap by exploring the everyday life of elderly Jews and their agency under the structural conditions of the Warsaw ghetto. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Matter of Security? : A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Underlying Security Discourse in the Danish Ghetto Plan

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Seda Emine Agzigüzel; [2021]
    Keywords : securitization; immigration; discrimination; integration; minorities; ghettos; Denmark;

    Abstract : This study investigates the political discourse in the Danish government’s ‘Ghetto Plan’ of 2018 in order to reveal a securitization dimension in relation to Danish ghettos and non-Western immigrants. There has not been conducted much academic research concerning the Danish ghetto initiatives, and studies on the ‘Danish Ghetto Plan’ of 2018 remain pretty absent. READ MORE

  3. 3. Understanding the Emotional Geographies of Migrant Women in Copenhagen using Photo Elicitation

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Yasmin Reuben Adler Thomsen; [2021]
    Keywords : migrant women; everyday practices; Copenhagen; intersectionality; photo elicitation; feminist and emotional geography;

    Abstract : With a tense political landscape with stigmatizing discourse about migrants and so-called migrant ghettos, alongside continuous indications of gender imbalances in public spaces in Copenhagen, a focus on migrant women was chosen. The thesis takes its outset in a photo project conducted in Kringlebakken, an integration house in Copenhagen. READ MORE

  4. 4. Forcing people to be free? A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Political Discourse on the Danish Ghettos

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Emilie Jordan; [2020]
    Keywords : immigration; ghettos; liberalism; discourse; securitization;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to examine the political discourse related to the Danish ‘ghettos’, and if and how this discourse can be related to ‘securitization of migration’ and ‘repressive liberalism’. The point of departure is the salient explanation in previous research, that the political discourse is deriving from a movement towards nationalism. READ MORE

  5. 5. Inequality Before the Law - A Study of the Legitimisation of the ‘Ghetto’ Law on Compulsory Daycare

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Sara Sheler Barzan; [2019]
    Keywords : Othering; Denmark; Discrimination; Minority-majority; Integration policy;

    Abstract : The legitimisation of discriminatory policies is the phenomenon under scrutiny in the present study. The thesis is an extreme case study, that inductively analyses The Law on Compulsory Daycare through the ‘What’s the Problem Represented to be’ approach. READ MORE