Essays about: "Kulturantropologi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 90 essays containing the word Kulturantropologi.

  1. 1. White faces and black masks: The Dutch Sinterklaas tradition – A colonial hangover or a children’s tradition meant for everyone?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Yohannes Henriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : The Netherlands; Symbolism; Tradition; Identity; Whiteness; Racism; Sinterklaas; Zwarte Piet;

    Abstract : Open-minded attitudes and an international environment are two terms that describe Amsterdam and the Netherlands well. Yet, in contradiction, the Sinterklaas tradition and, especially, the ritual of dressing up as Zwarte Piet takes annually place in the Dutch society. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Principles of a Stable Community : 90 Years of Structured Integration in a Culturally Diverse New Town in Sardinia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Alexander James Maxia; [2020]
    Keywords : new town; community spirit; design; town planning; community; structuration theory; productivity; Arborea; Sardinia; Italy;

    Abstract : An atom, a cell and a solar system have very little in common. My science teachers from high school will confirm that I am very far from being an expert on the matter but nontheless, I have studied these three systems in separate classes: chemistry, biology and astronomy. READ MORE

  3. 3. “ROFL F*ck You” : Understanding the Current State of Toxicity in Battlefield V

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Justin Juvrud; [2020]
    Keywords : Toxicity; Virtual Worlds; Battlefield V; Techne; Contingency;

    Abstract : With the birth of “virtual worlds,” created a new space for social norms to evolve and change within a subset community. This thesis focuses on toxicity within the virtual world of EA DICE’s Battlefield V title. READ MORE

  4. 4. Creating Identity Through Fashion : A Study of Mindful Consumption at Filippa K

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Jennifer Mayer; [2020]
    Keywords : mindful consumption; minimalism; identity; sustainability; slow fashion; fashion; dress; clothing; woman; Filippa K;

    Abstract : In recent years, fashion consumers have become increasingly aware of the concepts of mindful consumption, minimalism, and sustainability.  One Swedish fashion company that is dedicated to these concepts is Filippa K. READ MORE

  5. 5. Yugoslavia Revisited : Contested Histories through Public Memories of President Tito

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Ana Cicic; [2020]
    Keywords : collective memory; politics of memory; nostalgia; remembering; forgetting; nationalism; ethnicity; Josip Broz Tito; Yugoslavia;

    Abstract : In the thesis, I aim to analyze how people remember their past in changed political circumstances, what and who affect that memory, and why and how does rapture between social memory and historical narratives come about. My subject of inquiry is the personality of Josip Broz Tito and above that the period of socialism and the years of his reign. READ MORE