Essays about: "ethnicity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 355 essays containing the word ethnicity.

  1. 1. "In-betweenship: New Swedish identities in the making? - A qualitative study about Swedishness and being in-between"

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Suzanne Forsberg; [2021-04-28]
    Keywords : In-Betweenship; Race; Ethnicity; Whiteness; Swedishness; Colour-blindness;

    Abstract : This paper takes an approach sprung from practices where identities are formed and examinesthe experiences of being in the borderland of Swedishness. The research is placed in aSwedish context aiming at understanding people who has often or at times gotten their(Swedish) identity or origin questioned. READ MORE

  2. 2. “You have to choose between habaar or duco” A case study of Swedish Muslim Gay Men of Somali Origin

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Pedagogik; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies

    Author : Mustafa Ahmed; [2021]
    Keywords : Intersectionality Theory; Swedish; Muslim; Somali; Gay Men; Oppression; Discrimination; Racism.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore the lived experiences of Swedish Muslim gay men of Somali origin in Stockholm Sweden. A group that has not been specifically researched in the previous study within the Swedish context. The study demonstrates how various identities such as ethnicity, sexuality, religion and citizenship intersect with each other. READ MORE

  3. 3. Political Information & Ethnic Voting : A study on the impact of political information on ethnic voting behavior in Africa

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Adina Martin; [2021]
    Keywords : ethnic voting; Kenya; Africa; political information; voting behaviour; voting behavior; informational shortcuts; ethnic cues; ethnic heuristics; Conroy-Krutz;

    Abstract : ​Does political information lower the incidence of ethnic voting in Africa? Even though a significant amount of research has been dedicated to African ethnic voting behaviour,​not much capacity has been dedicated to studying the function of ethnic cues as informational shortcuts. Considering voters use cognitive shortcuts like party affiliations or ideology when making decisions, it is also plausible that voters in elections characterized by ethnic voting use demographic cues in lieu of more comprehensive information. READ MORE

  4. 4. A multimodal critical discourse analysis of Swedish teaching materials for English

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för kultur, språk och medier (KSM); Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för kultur, språk och medier (KSM)

    Author : Kate Varga; Ronja Cato; [2021]
    Keywords : Arts; CDA; English language teaching; ELT; ELT textbooks; ethnicity; gender; MCDA; multimodal; representation; social semiotics; visual grammar.;

    Abstract : Education in the Swedish school system should aim to assist pupils in the development of fundamental values. This study investigates to what extent different groups of people are represented within two textbooks for English language teaching (ELT), produced in Sweden and commonly used in Swedish schools and how these representations correlate with the values indicated in the curriculum. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Woman but also an immigrant : A qualitative study about Middle Eastern and North African women's work experiences in the Swedish healthcare sector

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Pedagogiska institutionen

    Author : Nour Mohamad; [2021]
    Keywords : culture; difficulties; ethnicity; gender; intersectionality; motivation; opportunities; stereotypes.;

    Abstract : This intersectional study focused on Middle Eastern and North African women's experiences working within the Swedish health care sector. Consequently, the study focused on three main aspects; motivation, difficulties, and opportunities. READ MORE