Essays about: "collective identity social movement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the words collective identity social movement.

  1. 1. Where Boundaries are Drawn

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : Ian-Sebastian Winther; [2022]
    Keywords : Social anthropology; collective identity; performance; politics; communism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In this paper I will be analyzing a Scottish political party and their collective identity. This includes the party’s history and how their collective identity is created by drawing boundaries, as well as showing solidarity. I will be using an anthropological approach and anthropological theory to help define their collective identity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mobilising environmentalists : A qualitative study of Swedish environmental social movements online

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Sociologi

    Author : Shawn Hedbom; [2022]
    Keywords : sociologi; sociology; collective identity; online; micro blog; netnografi; netnography; etnografi; ethnography; kvalitativ; qualitative;

    Abstract : Many studies on social movements aim to understand a moment on an international level. This paper aims to contribute to the understanding of the Swedish environmental movement and the collective identity that can be found in these movements. In an effort to do this, the study aimed to answer research questions. READ MORE

  3. 3. “What kind of generation is this?” - A social anthropological study about youth climate activism in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Emma Lewin; [2022]
    Keywords : Social anthropology; youth climate activism; identity; morality performance; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The climate crisis is upon us and our planet is crying out for help. This thesis is a story about the young people that have chosen to answer the call and take action. READ MORE

  4. 4. POV: When You Are Black + Spanish : A Discursive Approach to Black Antiracism on TikTok in Spain

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Ana Mula Aparicio; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The black population in Spain has been the victim of a process of invisibilisation that dates back centuries, historically discriminated against, and traditionally represented in the media through negative stereotypes. In recent years, the antiracist movement led by this community has found new spaces for expression in new media. READ MORE

  5. 5. The spark of a movement - A study of an online collective acts potentiality to grow into a social movement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Maryan Yusuf; [2021]
    Keywords : Sarah Everard; social movement; online; collective action; collective identity; organisation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Social movements have become an integrated component in our western society with almost every contested issue having a social movement associated to it, on at least one side of the debate. When we think of social movements in practice, we might picture rallies and marches, chants, and demonstrations but with the emergence of social media more and more activists and movement adherents have moved to the online forums and are utilizing social medias features to quickly spread their messages and to easier mobilize. READ MORE