Essays about: "Second-class citizens"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words Second-class citizens.

  1. 1. Am I not a woman even when I am pregnant?: An analysis of the development of fetal rights in policy documents in Europe and how pregnant women are fetal containers and second-class citizens

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Danielle Fröstad; [2021-10-14]
    Keywords : Pregnant women; Fetal containers; Second-class citizens; Fetal rights; Women’s rights; Policing; Human rights; Biopower; Biopolitics;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the development of fetal rights in policy documents in Europe and how fetal rights and the protection of fetal life can be a part of the discussion of how pregnant women are associated with being “fetal containers” and(/or) “second-class citizens”. The study aims to identify different articles and paragraphs in policy documents that can identify the connection between fetal rights and pregnancy rights and how pregnant women are “fetal containers” and(/or) “second-class citizens”. READ MORE

  2. 2. Shopping Experience in Central and Eastern Europe: Second - class Europeans in a Union of Equals?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ieva Sriebaliute; [2018]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Over the past few years the EU has seen a surge in reports showing that analogical products of dual quality are being sold in different parts of the Union. An East – West divide has been noticed in the way that products of identical branding and packaging are of poorer quality in the Central and Eastern European shops, but not in the Western ones. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE ACTOR OF SUBURBIA: IDENTITY AND SELF-TRANSFORMATION IN THE BUDDHA OF SUBURBIA

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Maria Hallhagen; [2016-02-03]
    Keywords : postcolonialism; performativity; authenticity; Orientalism;

    Abstract : Abstract: This essay studies the significance of acting and performing in relation to selftransformationand the search for an identity in Hanif Kureishi’s The Buddha of Suburbia. Ituses Judith Butler’s discussions on moral responsibility and gender performances, in order toinvestigate how the characters negotiate their identities and draws on Edward Said’sdiscussion on Orientalism to establish how the novel uses stereotypes as a way ofundermining stereotyping and Orientalist learning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women and Their Bodies in Classical Greece : The Hippocratic Female

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Linda Persson; [2016]
    Keywords : Gynaecology; Hippocratics; Classical Greece; menstruation; women; wandering womb;

    Abstract : The Hippocratic Corpus is a collection of approximately sixty medical treatises that were written by the Hippocratics during the Classical period of Greece. The Hippocratics were a group of practicing physicians and are today considered as one of the first Greek scientists. READ MORE

  5. 5. Visualization of Code Flow

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Yuri Stange; [2015]
    Keywords : Control Flow Graphs; Sugiyama Framework; Graph Layout Generation;

    Abstract : Visual representation of Control Flow Graphs (CFG) is a feature available in many tools, such as decompilers. These tools often rely on graph drawing frameworks which implement the Sugiyama hierarchical style graph drawing method, a well known method for drawing directed graphs. READ MORE