Essays about: "intersektionalitet"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the word intersektionalitet.

  1. 1. Vulnerability to Social Risks through the Lens of Food Security : A Mixed Methods Study at the Household Level in Cape Town, South Africa

    University essay from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Helena Römmelmann; [2018]
    Keywords : Social risks; Food security; vulnerability; intersectionality; urban; South Africa; youth;

    Abstract : Abstract Background The number one goal of the United Nations (UN) Agenda 2030 is to eradicate poverty. The second goal is to end hunger. The impact of climate change on food production is likely to exacerbate already widespread hunger by a negative effect on the supply of food, which again will increase the gap between the rich and the poor. READ MORE

  2. 2. "I am not defined by how I look or where I am from" : An intersectional qualitative analysis about young women with immigrant background in Sweden and their views on identities

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Globala studier; Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Globala studier

    Author : Mariana Ortiz; Ulrika Ekeroth; [2018]
    Keywords : intersectionality; immigrant; women; people of color; identity; Sweden; intersektionalitet; invandrare; kvinnor; identitet; Sverige;

    Abstract : There are several studies regarding immigrants in Sweden with focus on integration and their situation in the labour market. However, few studies have focused on people with immigrant background and their view on identity, and even fewer have focused on women. READ MORE

  3. 3. "The Speciesism Gaze!?" : An ethical discursive analysis of animal right posters from a postcolonial, eco-critical and new materialist feminist perspective.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för sociala och psykologiska studier

    Author : Lena Johansson; [2017]
    Keywords : speciesism gaze; sexism; racism; grievability; killability; species necropolitics; anthropocentrism; androcentrism; anthropocene; intertextuality; intersectionality; eco-critical; new materialism feminism; post humanities; animal rights; blicken av speciesism; rasism; antropocentrism; androcentrism; antropocen; intertextualitet; intersektionalitet; eko-kritisk; djurs rätt;

    Abstract : Our western society and lifestyle is to a considerable extent depended on the way we perceive and treat our co-existing non-human species. Industrial farming, vivisection, sports, circuses etcetera are just a few examples of how human use and exploit animal bodies for own gain. READ MORE

  4. 4. The human being behind the disease : A qualitative study of nurses’ view upon caring for patients with HIV in Colombia

    University essay from Ersta Sköndal högskola/Institutionen för vårdvetenskap; Ersta Sköndal högskola/Institutionen för vårdvetenskap

    Author : Hanna Johansson; Maria Wallén; [2015]
    Keywords : HIV; Stigmatization; Intersectionality; Equality; Discrimination; Colombia; HIV; Stigmatisering; Intersektionalitet; Jämlikhet; Diskriminering; Colombia;

    Abstract : Background: In 2014, 1.2 million people died from HIV related causes around the world. Colombia ranks second in HIV prevalence in Latin America and the number of people infected with HIV in Colombia increases. One of the reasons for the increase is the stigmatization and discrimination against patients infected with HIV that exists. READ MORE

  5. 5. Daily Travel Mode Choice from an Intersectional Perspective : -A Literature Review and a Case Study in Uppsala

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Malin Paulusson; [2015]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Mobility; Transport mode choice; Sustainable transportation; Equity; Public Health; Intersectional analysis; Hållbar utveckling; mobilitet; färdmedelsval; hållbara transporter; folkhälsa; intersektionalitet;

    Abstract : The transport sector is an extensive contributor to the total CO2 emissions, and private transports hold a vast share. This has implications on environmental and human health, which eventually have economic consequences for society. Equal access to opportunities is essential in a sustainable society and public transport is a crucial element. READ MORE