Essays about: "gendered citizenship"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words gendered citizenship.

  1. 1. Conceiving a talk show and civic talk through young women’s eyes : gender in an audience study on Indonesian talk show ‘Mata Najwa’

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Rania Savitri Mafiroh; [2019]
    Keywords : audience engagement; citizenship; civic cultures; civic agency; civic talk; civic mix; female audience; Indonesia; Mata Najwa; Najwa Shihab; intimate public sphere; patriarchal culture; spectrum of engagement; talk show; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The thesis focuses on the agency of young Indonesian women audiences promoted by an Indonesia television talk show, Mata Najwa. The aim of the thesis is understanding the engagement of young Indonesian women with the programme and how they acquire knowledge from this public discussion talk show as their resource in having civic talk about political and social issues in Indonesia. READ MORE

  2. 2. Filipina Domestic Workers in São Paulo - An Explorative Case Study on the Social Reproduction of Class, Gender and Race

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Hannah Clara Reustle; [2017]
    Keywords : social reproduction feminism; field study; Brazil; São Paulo; Filipina migrant domestic workers; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The study is a first attempt to academically investigate the case of Filipina domestic workers in São Paulo. In brief, it aims to outline these migrants’ life and working conditions, their insertion and function within class relations and in regard to a gendered and racialized work regime. READ MORE

  3. 3. Policing Swedishness: Analysing discourses of suspicion in police narratives on internal controls of foreigners

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sarah Philipson; [2016]
    Keywords : Internal controls of foreigners; Sweden; border control; mobility; ethnic profiling; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Based on a discourse analysis of police narratives on internal controls of foreigners, this thesis examines how discourses of suspicion are produced within policing. Methodologically and empirically engaging with interviews with police officers operating throughout Sweden, and theoretically drawing on the diffused practices of mobility management, the analysis shows that the police officers practice of internal controls of foreigners are guided by an insufficient frame of regulation. READ MORE

  4. 4. "Everything is because of my husband"

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Annika Skogar; [2013]
    Keywords : Political Representation; Voting behaviour; Women; India; Citizenship; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The political participation of women is an important indicator of the degree of gender equality in certain country. In India, which is often referred to as the world’s largest democracy, the national parliament consists of only 11 % women. READ MORE

  5. 5. Marrying from 'Asia' to Singapore: gendered and ethnicized citizenship

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Author : Tingting Chen; [2010]
    Keywords : Economic difficulties; the Nation; Reproduction; Foreign bride; Citizenship; Narrative; Discourse; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is to look into media representation on issues that involve female marriage migrants, in particular, in relation to citizenship, in Singapore, one of the most popular destinations of marriage migration in Asia. Categorized and labeled as “foreign brides” in Singapore, these foreign-born women have long suffered from biased or one-dimensional representation in the local media, particularly, when the representation denotes to their citizenships. READ MORE