Essays about: "identity construction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 247 essays containing the words identity construction.

  1. 1. “I DO NOT WRITE MERE WORDS. I WRITE OF HUMAN FLESH AND BLOOD” An Intersectional Approach to Identity in Agnes Smedley’s Autobiographical Novel Daughter of Earth

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Zdravka Katinic; [2019-09-04]
    Keywords : Agnes Smedley; intersectionality; identity; gender;

    Abstract : This essay analyzes Agnes Smedley’s autobiographical novel Daughter of Earth (1929) from an intersectional perspective. The purpose is to concentrate on the novel itself, Smedley’s alter ego Marie Rogers, and the different aspects that govern the construction of her identity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Havet hör bygden till : kustnära fiske och gastronomi på Österlen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Viktor Vesterberg; [2019]
    Keywords : kustnära fiske; sense of place; place identity; gastronomi; meroir;

    Abstract : Fisket har fram tills nyligen varit en viktig näring på Österlen och området är fortfarande präglat av en kustbygdsidentitet som det kustnära fisket varit delaktigt i att konstruera. Österlen är idag välkänt för sina många restauranger med gastronomiskt anseende vilka ofta har ett stort fokus på lokalproducerade råvaror. READ MORE

  3. 3. Re-imagining national struggle: Resistance narratives within the exiled Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Carl Bradshaw Thorell; [2019]
    Keywords : KDPI; political imaginations; identity processes; memory cultures; resistance narratives; social constructivism; Rasan; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In 2016 the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran (KDPI) decided to modify its resistance strategy towards the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI). This study analyses political imaginations within the displaced KDPI community in Iraqi Kurdistan through a social constructivist paradigm and the methods of observations and interviews. READ MORE

  4. 4. The paradox of entrepreneurship: how emplotment of the self provides confirmation in the face of anxiety

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Suzanne Regterschot; Sharon Postma; [2019]
    Keywords : Storytelling; Sensemaking; Narrative Identity Construction; Self Emplotment; Entrepreneurship; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study explores how narrative identity construction of young entrepreneurs is influenced through sensemaking processes based on storytelling. In order to do so, this study has been conducted with eleven participants of an entrepreneurial hub. This entrepreneurial hub is actively engaged in training and developing skills of young entrepreneurs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Discursive Identity Construction in Populism : A Case Study on Fidesz and PiS

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tua Lindquist; [2019]
    Keywords : Law and Justice party; Fidesz; populism; identity construction; the Self and the Other; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates discursive identity creation used in the discourses of the governing populist political parties of Hungary and Poland, Fidesz and PiS. Considering the important role construction of social identities play in populism, this article argues that we need to enhance our understanding of how the Self and the Other is described and used in populist discourse. READ MORE