Essays about: "critical race and whiteness studies"

Found 3 essays containing the words critical race and whiteness studies.

  1. 1. Now you see it, now you don’t - A literature-based study on identifying normative whiteness in relation to structural racism and social determinants of health

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Author : Laura Voutilainen; [2019-08-01]
    Keywords : whiteness; critical race and whiteness studies; social determinants of health; public health; structural racism; vithet; kritiska ras- och vithetsstudier; hälsans sociala bestämningsfaktorer; folkhälsovetenskap; strukturell rasism;

    Abstract : Bakgrund: Strukturell rasism betraktas alltmer som en central faktor för skillnader i hälsans sociala bestämningsfaktorer. Att eliminera sådana strukturer kan därmed ses som ett centralt mål för att nå jämlik hälsa för alla med lika villkor. Rollen av normativ vithet har dock inte ännu betraktats som en faktor inom folkhälsoområdet. READ MORE

  2. 2. Visualising Balance, Balancing Visualities: Race, Epistemology and Equality in Visual Culture

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för konsthistoria och visuella studier

    Author : Sarah el-Taki; [2018]
    Keywords : visual culture; race; racism; epistemology; ontology; visuality; postcolonialism; equality; justice; Operation Black Vote; Critical race studies; Black studies; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is based on my interpretation of three particular visual examples that were created in relation to the racial tensions that were occurring at the time of their production. My visual examples are (1) the 2016 campaign advert commissioned by Operation Black vote (2) The music video I’m not Racist by the American rapper Joyner Lucas relaesed in 2017 (3) Sir Davey’s Proclamation Board to the Aborigines 1816 which circulated around 1850-1888. READ MORE

  3. 3. The involuntary racist : A study on white racism evasiveness amongst social movements activists in Madrid, Spain

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Sandra Johansson; [2017]
    Keywords : social movements; whiteness; racism; white sincere fictions; racism evasiveness; critical whiteness studies;

    Abstract : This study explores how white social movement activists in Madrid, Spain, relate to race and racism, a previously unexamined issue in the Spanish context. The study is based upon qualitative semi-structured interviews and analytically framed within critical whiteness studies. READ MORE