Essays about: "minority"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 365 essays containing the word minority.

  1. 1. The need of separatist spaces : a queer feminist exploration of saunas and lesbian spaces

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Kim Schmidt; [2019]
    Keywords : sauna; queer; feminist; separatism; lesbian spaces; minority; exclusion; inclusion; architecture; public space; bastu; arkitektur; queer; feminitisk; separatism; lesbisk; lesbiska rum; lesbisk frukost; lesbisk makt; minioritet; exkludering; inkludering; offentliga rum;

    Abstract : This thesis explores separatist spaces, with focus on lesbian spaces, with the aim of enabling discussion about the need and configuration of that type of spaces. The focus is on exclusion as a method for achieving an equal society in the long term. READ MORE

  2. 2. From invisibility to political witch-hunt: The influence of everyday marginalization on the sense of Polish and European belonging among the LGBTQ+ minority in Poland.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Anna Jastrzembska; [2019]
    Keywords : narrative analysis; LGBTQ ; European identity; sexual citizenship; European Studies; Poland; Cultural Sciences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Thirty years after the fall of communism and fifteen years after Poland joined the European Union, there have been more steps backwards than forwards in regards to gender and sexual equality. From the very beginning, this has been a cause of tension between Poland and the EU. READ MORE

  3. 3. GIRLFAGS AND GUYDYKES - Too queer for straights, and too straight for queers

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Siri Lindqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : girlfag; guydyke; sexual minorities; autogynephilia; lesbian man; queer identities; queer; fluid sexuality; genderqueer; bisexualities; autoandrophilia; homosexuality; gender identity; girlfags and guydykes; genderfluid;

    Abstract : Aim. To highlight how girlfags and guydykes describe their identities and their experience and interpretation of the identity labels. Background and previous studies. The sexual minority identity of girlfags and guydykes are sometimes perceived as provocative in their contradictory labels. READ MORE

  4. 4. What are causes of minority stress in transgender individuals in Sweden, and how do they cope?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Internationell mödra- och barnhälsovård (IMCH)

    Author : Lloyd Ellis; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Aim: To explore the causes of minority stress in trans individuals in Sweden, and how these individuals cope with such minority stress. Background: Trans individuals have markedly poor mental health compared to the general population. Meyer’s Minority Stress Model has been shown to apply to trans individuals. READ MORE

  5. 5. More than just a food! : A qualitative study on functional food from the Swedish Millennials' perspective.

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Amanda Rosito; Ezzat Kassem; [2019]
    Keywords : Functional Food; Healthy Behavior; Dietary Preferences; Millennials;

    Abstract : Background: In Sweden, consumers have become more aware that certain types of food could improve their health and overall well-being. In addition, consumers, especially Swedish Millennials, are getting healthier day after day. READ MORE