Essays about: "hegemonic culture"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 32 essays containing the words hegemonic culture.

  1. 11. The banking of education for sustainable development : A critical discourse analysis of the World Bank’s education policy from a modern/colonial world system perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Sera Cecilia Hejlskov; [2019]
    Keywords : Coloniality; education; sustainable development; modernity; hegemonic culture; subaltern theory; critical discourse analysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Throughout colonial history, education has been used actively in an attempt to assimilate subaltern cultures into the colonizers’ realm. This study looks at the relationship between education of children in developing countries as a tool within sustainable development in relation to the colonial past and modern day coloniality. READ MORE

  2. 12. The Stories Need to be Told : The politics of visibility/invisibility: Museum representations and participation of migrants, refugees, and ethnic minorities

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/REMESO - Institutet för forskning om migration, etnicitet och samhälle

    Author : Samineh Asri; [2019]
    Keywords : Museum; Representation; Visibility; Decoloniality; Complexity; Migrant; Assemblage;

    Abstract : International migration and the refugee crisis have sparked a number of debates within the public policy circle. This issue also has profound social and cultural implications, even in the museum sector. READ MORE

  3. 13. Culture and Masculinity in American School Shootings: Reviewing Evidence from Multi-Victim School Shootings

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa och samhälle (HS)

    Author : Katri Ilona Maria Keskinen; [2018]
    Keywords : School shootings; Cultural marginalisation; Masculinity; United States; Culture; Criminology;

    Abstract : American school shootings have received a lot of media, public and academic attention within the last two decades. Still, reasons behind the shocking events lie undiscovered. Although individual factors have been widely examined, researchers are yet to find commonalities. READ MORE

  4. 14. 'Hygge racism': "noget som man nok bruger mere end man tænker over". A qualitative study of well-intentioned racism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Maja Bodekær Black; [2018]
    Keywords : racism; hygge; Denmark; forms of power; normalisation; privileges.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to add to the body of knowledge on racisms in Denmark with the hope that further conceptual developments on ‘hygge racism’ can be made. In order to achieve this general aim, I analyse ‘hygge racism’ based on chosen concepts that show how it is reproduced and normalised in Denmark, thus dealing with it on structural and cultural levels, while also showing how it is a discursive act of ‘doing’ racism, thereby adding the personal level to the analysis. READ MORE

  5. 15. Black Metal in Turkey: Islamic Semiotics and Subcultural Resistance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för teologi och religionsvetenskap

    Author : Douglas Mattsson; [2018]
    Keywords : black metal; extreme metal; metal; subculture; Turkey; Islam; counter-culture; identity; resistance; social semiotics; Philosophy and Religion;

    Abstract : The most extreme subgenre of metal, black metal, is famous for its anti-Christian and Satanic aesthetics. Violent incidents connected to the formation of the Norwegian black metal scene in the early 1990s, such as Church-burnings, murders, and arsons, would make the genre notorious and solidify the perception that its fans and musicians reject religion. READ MORE