Essays about: "colorblindness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the word colorblindness.

  1. 1. The Roma's in a color-blind state

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö Institute for Studies of Migration, Diversity and Welfare (MIM)

    Author : Dolores Andersen; [2021]
    Keywords : Minorities; Anti-Gypsyism; Romani; Colorblindness; Gypsy; Race.; Romer; anti-ziganism; resande; färgblindhet; ras.;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to explore how the Roma’s fit into the colorblind ideology in Sweden. Roma’s have been stigmatized and victims of severe abuses by the state as they were classified as an inferior race. Sweden has replaced the word race with ethnicity however, these do not directly have the same meaning. READ MORE

  2. 2. Swedish Colorblindness and Post-Racism : A Study on Colorblindness and Post-Racism and its influence on Swedish law

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Hunter Crooks; [2021]
    Keywords : Sweden; WPR; race; post-racism and colorblindness;

    Abstract : Although the reality of Swedish race relations is very complex, Sweden presents itself to the world as a colorblind utopia where race does not exist. Since the mid-1900s, Sweden has embraced an anti-racist rhetoric that developed into post-racism and colorblindness, where race is not seen, and racial discrimination is not acknowledged as a societal problem. READ MORE

  3. 3. Italian racialized women and feminist activism : Exploring discourses of white women in Italian feminist activism work

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Alice Contini; [2020]
    Keywords : Italy; feminist activism; women; intersectional feminism; racialized people; citizenship; colorblindness; race; whiteness; gender-based violence; postcolonial feminism; colonialism; right-wing politics;

    Abstract : The starting point of this study is the common assumption that the Italian society is based on a patriarchal ideological system in which racism is often normalized. The binary distinction between women and men in Italian society has evolved into discussions and awareness raising on genderbased violence or violence against women. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tearing down the walls hindering colorblind developers : Assistance tool for colorblind developers

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : David Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : colorblind; developer; assistance; tool; colorblindness;

    Abstract : Out in the world, there are over a million colorblind developers and a lot more that are aspiring developers. Amongst them are colorblind developers that are hindered by their color blindness. READ MORE

  5. 5. Equality for all Americans?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hedwig Lindgren; [2016]
    Keywords : Discrimination; Constitutionality; Disenfranchisement; Equal; African American; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Supreme Court declared §4(b) of the Voting Right Act (1965) unconstitutional in the case of Shelby County v Holder 570 U.S. in 2013. This is a recent decision regarding disenfranchisement towards African Americans which ends up not protecting the civil rights of all American citizens. READ MORE