Essays about: "INDIAN SEX ."

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  1. 1. Right to be and act Queer? : A descriptive analysis of how Indian LGBTQI activists framed Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code in order to challenge it, preceding the 2018 Indian Supreme Court verdict to overrule the law

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linn Sjöde; [2019]
    Keywords : India; LGBTQI activism; Section 377; Indian Penal Code; Frame Analysis;

    Abstract : This study aims to contribute to the under-researched area of LGBTQI activism in the ‘Global South’ by performing a case study of LGBTQI activism in India, a country that provides an intriguing setting in which a wide range of sexual expressions has developed over time with attitudes towards them varying alongside. Same-sex activities have since the 1860s been considered a penal offence under Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code but in September 2018, the Indian Supreme Court overruled the law and decriminalized same-sex conduct. READ MORE

  2. 2. Inbreeding decreases upwind pheromone : mediated male flight and frequency in female calling behavior in a lab culture of the pyraloid moth Plodia interpunctella

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för naturvetenskap

    Author : Per Heydorn; [2018]
    Keywords : Plodia interpunctella; Indian meal moth; lab culture; degeneration; inbreeding;

    Abstract : Semiochemicals are chemicals used to communicate. Animals tend to use these e.g. to locate food sources or to find a suitable mate. READ MORE

  3. 3. Multi-physical Simulations of High Voltage Circuit Breakers

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Julien POUILLY; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This report is the outcome of a 6-month Master’s Thesis carried out at General Electric Grid Solutions in Villeurbanne within the LTDT team in the Circuit Breaker and Bay Development (CB2D) department of the Apparatus Research Center (ARC). It presents both the innovative methodology adopted and the results obtained along the project. READ MORE

  4. 4. "I expected a male reporter" : a qualitative interview-study of the Kerala working culture in media newsrooms

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Journalistik

    Author : Sofia Hermansson; [2017]
    Keywords : movements; femininity; embodiement; Gendered spaces; strategies; female empowerment; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is a qualitative interview-study of the working conditions for female journalists within an Indian and Keralan context focusing on the female body and spaces. The study takes place in the Keralan society focusing on how women journalists cope with working in a traditional male dominated area and how the female body somehow is seen as an invader in the journalism field, based on pre-assumptions on sex and gender and female placement. READ MORE

  5. 5. GENDERED VIOLENCE I N THE SOCIO-LEGALCONTEXT: WHEN YOUR SEX DEFINES WHETHER YOU CAN BE A PERPETRATOR OR A VICTIM : THE PROBLEM OF HETERONORMATIVITY & MASCUL INTY IN THE CONTEXT OF “MALE RAPE” IN INDIA

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionenUmeå universitet/Juridiskt forum

    Author : Christopher Norman Kujat; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : India has a heteronormative rape legislation that is also based on notions of masculinity in the contextof rape. This means only women can be survivors or victims of rape, while men can solely be theperpetrators per definition. The Indian Penal Code 375 relates to rape and states “A man is said tocommit rape.. READ MORE