Essays about: "Othering"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 93 essays containing the word Othering.

  1. 1. Ethnic Prejudice and Discrimination of the Somali Minority Groups : The Image Of The Other As An Enemy

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Abdihakim Barre Warsame; [2020]
    Keywords : Enemy Images; Challenges; Minorities; Majorities; Clans;

    Abstract : This study aims to investigate how the mechanisms of discrimination, othering, prejudice and enemy imaging work in conflict and non-conflict zones. The study further explored if the informants stories differ when in conflict zones. READ MORE

  2. 2. “I will never go back”: a thematic content analysis of Zimbabwean disabled women's sexual and reproductive rights

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lina Lodenius; [2020]
    Keywords : Compulsory able-bodiedness; Disability; Normate; Othering; Women; Zimbabwe;

    Abstract : This thesis is a thematic content analysis, looking at how compulsory able-bodiedness affects Zimbabwean disabled women’s ability to practice their reproductive- and sexual rights. Zimbabwe is an optimal case to apply this study in, due to its contradictory legislation and high amounts of human rights violations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Using the Harry Potter Series in the Multicultural English Classroom as a Tool to Bring Awareness to Unconscious Biases

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Rukaia Abou-Gabal; [2020]
    Keywords : Education; Pedagogy; Empathy; Harry Potter; Prejudice; Othering; Unconscious Biases; Discrimination;

    Abstract : The Harry Potter series, although primarily written for young adults has managed to be widely popular amongst readers of different ages. The series has been able to entice both young and adult readers all over the world as it provides readers with ample opportunities for self-recognition and thus even self-reflection. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Art of Not Belonging – A Textual Analysis of Identity Construction in Contemporary Norwegian Literature

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Vilde Evjenth; [2020]
    Keywords : identity; constructivism; textual analysis; ethnicity; ‘othering’;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate how identity construction is expressed in contemporary Norwegian literature written by the offspring of migrants, and thus contribute to the existing body of research on identity construction in academic literature. This is done by exploring which processes are important in the process of identity construction and through the application of a theoretical framework. READ MORE

  5. 5. Multiculturalism for integration and the repertoires of racializing the other: A case of Kenyan immigrants living in Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Diana Waruhiu Magnusson; [2020]
    Keywords : Integration; Multiculturalism; Stereotyping;

    Abstract : This study is grounded on qualitative interviews with 12 adult Kenyan immigrants living in Sweden regarding their experiences of othering, racialisation, creation of divisions in society based on “us” and “them” linked on repertories of racializing the other in the Swedish multicultural environment. I engage with stereotyping as theory which is used as a tool to pick difference, racialize the respondents by white Swedish natives, and how these actions affect the respondents in their everyday life in Sweden. READ MORE