Essays about: "Maskulinitet"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the word Maskulinitet.

  1. 1. May the Best Man Win : Non-stereotypical Masculinity in the Novel A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Rebecka Edvinsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Hanya Yanagihara; A Little Life; Masculinity; Hegemonic Masculinity; Stereotypes; Femininity; Hanya Yanagihara; Ett Litet Liv; Maskulinitet; Hegemonisk Maskulinitet; Stereotyper; Femininitet;

    Abstract : In this essay, Hanya Yanagihara’s main characters from the novel A Little Life (2015) are analyzed, with the basis of gender stereotypes and with the help of Raewyn Connell’s theory of hegemonic masculinity. It argues that the characters in question challenge the typical gender roles in the way that they are lacking in comparison to Connell’s theory of hegemonic masculinity and are portrayed with feminine attributes. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Han Skulle Vara En Kille Som Pappa Inte Kunde Klaga På” : Subversive And Imaginative Masculinity In Lygia Bojunga’s Work

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Litteraturvetenskap

    Author : Leena-Maaretta Dixon; [2018]
    Keywords : Masculinity; Gender; Children’s Literature; Lygia Bojunga; Stephen M. Whitehead; Fable; Machismo; Patriarchy;

    Abstract : This thesis centers on three children’s novel, “Sex gånger Lucas”, “Min Vän målaren”, and “Den gula väskan”, written by the very appreciated and much awarded Brazilian Author Lygia Bojunga. All three of these novels discuss masculinity in young boys and men. READ MORE

  3. 3. Doing entrepreneurship, handling masculinity: Young women and gendered norms of entrepreneurship

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Kim Roelofs; [2018]
    Keywords : women entrepreneurs; entrepreneurship; start-up businesses; incubators; masculinity; gender; gender equality; cultural analysis; vrouwelijke ondernemers; ondernemerschap; start-upbedrijven; masculiniteit; gendergelijkheid; cultuur analyse; kvinnliga entreprenörer; entreprenörskap; startup-företag; inkubatorer; maskulinitet; genus; jämställdhet; kulturanalys; MACA; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : In this thesis, I study how young women entrepreneurs construct entrepreneurship. Specifically, I look at how gender structures entrepreneurial practice for young women and how incubators contribute to the gendered construction of entrepreneurship. The study is based on ethnographic data in the form of interviews and observations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Masculinity in Children's Film : The Academy Award Winners

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för film och litteratur (IFL)

    Author : Natalie Kauklija; [2018]
    Keywords : Children s Film; Masculinity Portrayals; Hegemonic Masculinity; Masculinity; Film Analysis; Gender; Men; Boys; Animated Film; Kids Film; Kids Movies; Cinema; Movies; Films; Oscars; Ceremony; Film Award; Awards;

    Abstract : This study analyzes the evolution of how the male gender is portrayed in five Academy Award winning animated films, starting in the year 2002 when the category was created. Because there have been seventeen award winning films in the animated film category, and there is a limitation regarding the scope for this paper, the winner from every fourth year have been analyzed; resulting in five films. READ MORE

  5. 5. Drömmen om den perfekta entreprenören : en studie av en svensk tidskrift före och efter #metoo

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Frida Jernberg; Anna Lindbäck; [2018]
    Keywords : #metoo; manlig entreprenör; genus; entreprenör;

    Abstract : Recent research has found that entrepreneurship and the entrepreneur’s personality traits have been coded as having a male gender. Research with a gender perspective of entrepreneurs has historically been focused on women as an deviation from the norm. This study aims to focus on the norm and who he is and how the norm affects him. READ MORE