Essays about: "Kulturantropologi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the word Kulturantropologi.

  1. 1. Talking through the body. Creating of common world and changing the community through a theatrical performance, a case study.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Vanina Rossetti; [2019]
    Keywords : art; communication; community; disability; sexuality; theatre performance; ritual; liminality; embodied knowledge; dissensus; dialogical aesthetic; relational aesthetic; disability arts; disability aesthetic;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to present a practical example of how art can become an instrument capable of investigating, showing and facing a social problem. For doing so, art can overcome communication issues; secondly, it can create a “common world” of shared values that leads to changes in society. READ MORE

  2. 2. "The City is Yours": Desegregation and Sharing Space in Post-Conflict Belfast

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Alec Forss; [2018]
    Keywords : borders; space; ethnicity; peace wall; interface; Belfast; identity; shared space; segregation; Protestants; Catholics; paramilitary;

    Abstract : This study examines how borders are socially produced and deconstructed in “post-conflict” North Belfast. Twenty years after the signing of the historic Good Friday Agreement in Northern Ireland, a peace model lauded for the resolution of conflicts worldwide, Belfast today remains a highly divided city with the existence of numerous segregation barriers, among them so-called peace walls, physically separating Protestant from Catholic neighbourhoods. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Sense of Place : Outdoor Pursuits and Cabin Fever. A Nordic Haven for Gender Equality

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Charlotte Fisher; [2018]
    Keywords : Gender Equality; Carnal Sociology; Sense Of Place; Heterotopia; Sweden; Cabins; Sports.;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine how Swedish ‘sommarstuga’ (Summer Cottage) or ‘cabins’ contributes to the production of gender equal values. This ethnographic work is based on the central case study of the members from Uppsala Extremsportförening, (UppX) and their interactions during two cabin trips; one to a surf cabin in Ericeira Portugal and the other a family cabin in Ängskärs, Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. The H&M Group: Enabling the Future : An anthropological discourse analysis of The H&M Group Sustainability Report 2016.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Johanna Eliasson; [2018]
    Keywords : CSR; corporate ethics; discourse; susatinability; groups;

    Abstract : Initiatives in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) are getting more pronounced than we as a society are used to, and spurs confusion over the perceived dichotomy between corporate ethicising and profitability. H&M is a company engaging in these initiatives, and their manifest of CSR will be analysed for discourse content. READ MORE

  5. 5. Performing the Nation through Nature: A Study of Nationalism and Cultural Objectification : Stories from Icelandic Northern Lights Tours

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Alexander Sallstedt; [2018]
    Keywords : cultural objectification; nationalism; Iceland; northern lights;

    Abstract : Two things are examined in this ethnography. The first regards a local stigmatization of the northern lights tourism industry in Iceland. A stigma, which this thesis argues, is related to a commercial saturation – or, pollution – of Icelandic national identity. READ MORE