Essays about: "adoptive identity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words adoptive identity.

  1. 1. Direct reprogramming of pancreatic cancer cells into antigen presenting cells

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Elin Stålbrand; [2020]
    Keywords : Antigen presenting cells; Dendritic cells; Direct reprogramming; Immunotherapy; Lentiviral particles; Pancreatic cancer; Transcription factors; Tumor microenvironment;

    Abstract : Pankreascancer utgör den tredje vanligaste cancerrelaterade dödligheten på grund av att diagnos ofta ställs sent vid avancerat tillstånd, kombinerat med brist på effektiv behandling. De senaste åren har utvecklingen av immunterapimetoder visat lovande resultat för flertal cancersjukdomar. READ MORE

  2. 2. Growing up as Hybrid Plants A Multiple-Case Study on How Adoptive Parents Cope with the Chinese Origins of Their Adopted Children from China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Weixue Gao; [2018]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Transnational adoption is a type of adoption where the couple (or an individual) voluntarily become the permanent and legal parents of an adoptee from a different nation. Sweden has been actively participating the transnational adoption since the early 1970s, and from the late 1990s to the early 2000s, China had been one of the major donor countries for Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Almost The Same, But Not Quite: Mimicry, Mockery and Menace in Swedish Transracial Adoption Narratives

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Richey Wyver; [2016]
    Keywords : Sweden; International adoption; Colonial Mimicry; Postcolonial Theory; Transnational -racial adoption; Narrative Analysis; Colonial Translation; Bhabha;

    Abstract : This study examines the role and implications of mimicry (Bhabha, 1994) and colonial trans- lation (Young, 2003) in Swedish adoption narratives. Through a deconstructive narrative analysis of three Swedish adoption texts: Längtansbarnen: Adoptivförädrar berättar [The Longed for/Longing Children: Adoptive parents tell their story] (Weigl, 1997), Adoption: Banden som gör oss till familj [Adoption: the ties that make us a family] (Juusela, 2010), and Gul Utanpå [Yellow on the Outside] (Lundberg, 2013); the study explores how mimicry manifests itself in adoption narratives, the process of the translation of the adoptee into a mimic Swede, and how the transnational/-racial adoptee as a mimic poses a threat, as mimicry turns to menace. READ MORE

  4. 4. Brown Babies: A Thematic Analysis of Newspaper Articles Concerning Afro-German Children

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Barn

    Author : Perry Taylor; [2016]
    Keywords : Brown babies; changing value; child; themes; adoption;

    Abstract : Mischlingskinder, also referred to as brown babies were the illegitimate children of African American occupation soldiers in post-World War II Germany. The complexities of their existence are often discussed in the context of national identity, racial identity and diplomacy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Toward Innumerable Futures: Frank Stanford & Origins

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Litteratur - Kultur – Media; Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Adam Walton; [2015]
    Keywords : Parents; Adoption; Origins; Poetry; Poet; Children; Orphans; Identity; Compendium of Characters; The Battlefield Where the Moon Says I Love You; Bibliography; Critical; Biography; Francis Gildart; Frank Stanford; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This thesis is a combined critical, biographical, and bibliographical study of American poet Frank Stanford (1948-1978). A prodigious, prolific poet's poet, Stanford is a long-underappreciated artist whose unwavering legacy, in recent years, has grown to be an undeniable force in contemporary American poetry. READ MORE