Essays about: "Gypsy"

Found 5 essays containing the word Gypsy.

  1. 1. The Roma's in a color-blind state

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö Institute for Studies of Migration, Diversity and Welfare (MIM)

    Author : Dolores Andersen; [2021]
    Keywords : Minorities; Anti-Gypsyism; Romani; Colorblindness; Gypsy; Race.; Romer; anti-ziganism; resande; färgblindhet; ras.;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to explore how the Roma’s fit into the colorblind ideology in Sweden. Roma’s have been stigmatized and victims of severe abuses by the state as they were classified as an inferior race. Sweden has replaced the word race with ethnicity however, these do not directly have the same meaning. READ MORE

  2. 2. "NO ONE CARES WHAT HAPPENS TO A GYPSY" Conceptualisation and Reasons for Underreporting of Hate Crime by the EU Citizens of Roma Descent in Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Defne Murt; [2021]
    Keywords : hate crime; reporting; lifestyle routine activity theory; cost-benefit theory; EU citizens of Roma descent; Malmö; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Objectives: Romania joined to European Union (EU) in 2007. Consequently, the number of EU citizens of Roma descent increased in Sweden as the movement of freedom was granted. This study attempts to understand the conceptualisation and reason for underreporting hate crimes in Malmö, Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Carmen : Voice of the Anima and its Echoes in Literature, Opera, Film and Music Video

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för musikvetenskap

    Author : Nareh Rostamian; [2018]
    Keywords : Carmen; Jung; Psychoanalysis; music; video; film; opera;

    Abstract : Since its publication in 1845, Prosper Mérimée’s Carmen has been adapted many times for stage and screen. This essay focuses on the novella, Bizet’s 1875 opera, Saura’s 1983 film and Paul Van Haver’s (known by his stage name Stromae) music video. READ MORE

  4. 4. "This money begged here is paid with blood" : A qualitative study of the Romanian beggars' perceptions on their health status before and during begging, and their health maintaining strategies in Uppsala, Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kvinnors och barns hälsa

    Author : Filip Daniel Gaga; [2015]
    Keywords : beg; beggar; beggars; begging; homeless; health; health status; health management; health strategies; lifestyle; Sweden; Uppsala; Romania; Romanian; interview; semi-structured; Qualitative Research; QCA; manifest qualitative content analysis; Socioecological model; Roma; Gypsy; marginalized; vulnerable;

    Abstract : Introduction The beggars are one the most vulnerable and stigmatized groups in the European society and are determined to live in substandard conditions, characterized by lack of sanitation and overcrowdings, and bare the harsh weather conditions to earn their living. Often, they have limited access to healthcare and their lifestyle has a great impact upon their health. READ MORE

  5. 5. Opus Alchemicum : Of myths and affects

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Beatrice Orlandi; [2014]
    Keywords : Alchemy; prussian blue; Myths; affect; Romania; gold; metamorphosis; tower; fountain; garden; horses; honey; music and space; performance; gipsy; nomadic; diaspora; traditions; ritual; ritual objects; girl and built envinronment;

    Abstract : Opus Alchemicum explores the fabrication of “reality” upon imagination, and the affective relation between ideas and matter in the built environment. Like an alchemic experiment, through the manipulation of real facts and their transformation into myth, stories, rituals and objects, the project tries to demonstrate how myths are not just produced but also produce “real” by creating a collective understanding and a pattern of relations, roles and ideas. READ MORE