Essays about: "feminist"

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  1. 1. CONSTRUCTING SAFE SPACES The potential of performing feminist critical utopia analyzed through zine-making

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Louise Mazet; [2019-10-10]
    Keywords : safe space; feminist utopia; performativity; zine-making; environmental activism;

    Abstract : Safe spaces are constructed to offer a space of acceptance to an otherwise marginalized or vulnerable group. This thesis explores the connections between safe spaces and feminist (critical) utopianism through their inherent paradoxality. While safe spaces attempt to make people feel included, they often function through the exclusion of others. READ MORE

  2. 2. Problems of Positioning. A qualitative study of narratives in a debate

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Maja Östling; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : positioning; diffraction; affect; citation; Sara Edenheim; Nina Lykke; Tidskrift för Genusvetenskap; autoethnography;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore how positions of oneself and others are constructed in a debate,how these positions also construct the debate, and how this could have performative effectson the reader. The particular debate analyzed here is one between Sara Edenheim and NinaLykke, and published in Tidskrift för Genusvetenskap in 2010-2013. READ MORE

  3. 3. Collective Subjectivity in Feminist Activism Against Femicide in Turkey. Collective Subjectivity as an Intersectional Strategy in the Struggle Against Femicide in Turkey

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Deniz Altuntaş; [2019-07-01]
    Keywords : femicide; feminist activism; collective subjectivity; intersectionality; Turkey;

    Abstract : In Turkey, the data and legal regulations regarding femicide are inadequate. This research suggests that struggle against femicide which adopts an intersectional approach mobilizes women of different identities and backgrounds. READ MORE

  4. 4. WOMEN IN FORESTRY, A VALUABLE ASSET OR BODIES OUT OF PLACE?

    University essay from Institutionen för matematiska vetenskaper

    Author : Kristina Nordh; [2019-02-20]
    Keywords : Gender Equality; Place; Body; Gender equality strategy; Forestry; Social Reproduction;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates what it can mean to be a woman in forestry in JönköpingCounty. It asks how the participant experience their situation as women in forestryand what gendered power structures appear in their stories. READ MORE

  5. 5. Women’s fuelwood collection and deforestation : Effects on women’s everyday lives and environments in Kabadio, Casamance and Diagane Barka, Sine-Saloum.

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Globala studier

    Author : Sofia Tiainen; [2019]
    Keywords : Women; fuelwood collection; forest degradation; livelihoods; feminist political ecology; West Africa; Senegal;

    Abstract : Previous research and literature commonly agree to the fact that women, especially rural women, is the most vulnerable group in society. Many of them tend to be found in the poorest sections of society. READ MORE