Essays about: "gendered racism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words gendered racism.

  1. 1. Genderless violence and invisible whiteness : A study of how white supremacist extremism is represented in Western media

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emilia Lindén Guinez; [2020]
    Keywords : White supremacy; extremism; terrorism; knowledge regime; whiteness; masculinity; violence; postcolonialism; Islamophobia; Western media;

    Abstract : This paper examines what kind of knowledge is (re)produced in Western media coverage of the terrorist attack in Christchurch, New Zealand on 15 March 2019. A central point of departure is that the media plays a significant part in the construction of knowledge. READ MORE

  2. 2. Intersecting Oppressions of Migrant Domestic Workers : (In)Securities of Female Migration to Lebanon

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Janine Gunzelmann; [2020]
    Keywords : Gendered Migration; Migrant Domestic Workers; Intersectionality; Lebanon;

    Abstract : This Master’s thesis explores the intersection of powers that create (in)secure female migration to Lebanon. It contributes to a growing literature corpus about the lives of women, originating from South/ South-East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa, who migrate to Lebanon to work in the domestic work sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. Healing in the Borderlands of Belonging : Trusting the Journey of Black Girl Magic in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Ida Isatou Svenungsson; [2019]
    Keywords : healing circles; affinity groups; gendered racism; mental health; coloniality of heritage; denial of racialization; virtual inclusion;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how coloniality of heritage, denial of racialization and forced passing impact Black women in Sweden. In response, it investigates practices of self-care adopted to buffer and cope with racism-related stress. READ MORE

  4. 4. Points of views: Post documentary interviews and reactions on social media surrounding the women in the documentary Surviving R. Kelly

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Isabelle Iberer; [2019]
    Keywords : African American women portrayals; African American stereotypes; ; sexual abuse victims; black feminism; critical discourse; intersectionality;

    Abstract : This thesis aimed to analyse post-documentary interviews and reactions on Twitter surrounding the African American women in Surviving R. Kelly. To explore how gendered and racial stereotypes affect audience perceptions of the women and their stories of abuse. READ MORE

  5. 5. Understanding racism in Finland : A qualitative study on social workers’  interpretations of racism

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Maura Nurmi; [2019]
    Keywords : institutional racism; racialization; anti-racist social work; intersectionality; culture; culturalization; privilege.;

    Abstract : Abstract The thesis examines Finnish social workers’ understandings of racism. The research task is to view how professionals understand racism as a phenomenon, how they perceive social work’s role in relation to racialization and racism and how they understand the complex relationship between race and gender in the Nordic context. READ MORE