Essays about: "movement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2158 essays containing the word movement.

  1. 1. The abolishment of the Lebanese marriage loophole – article 522. A qualitative social movement study that analyses and explores Lebanese women’s movement advocacy towards legislative changes and social change related to gender equality

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Donna Maria Maalouf; [2019-08-13]
    Keywords : Globala studier; global studies;

    Abstract : In Lebanon, women have a long history of organizing and working towards equal legislationfor all, just as in other countries around the world. After several rounds of advocacy by actorsfrom the Lebanese women's movement, the gender-discriminating article 522 from the penalcode was abolished in the year 2017. READ MORE

  2. 2. Not just a kvinnofråga A content analysis of Swedish press portrayals of men & #MeToo

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Elissa Shaw; [2019-08-07]
    Keywords : #MeToo; content analysis; media framing; masculinities; gender portrayal;

    Abstract : With its sudden outbreak in October 2017, the anti-harassment movement #MeToo quickly created avast, worldwide impact on social media, in the traditional press as well as in everyday lives. In Swedenespecially, a country with a long history in fighting for gender equality, women in their thousandsshared their stories of sexual harassment and came together both as individuals and as occupationalgroups to raise a collective voice. READ MORE

  3. 3. “A ROOM FOR OUR OWN”. Queer memories and feelings in the archival practices of Queerrörelsens Arkiv och Bibliotek (Archive and Library of the Queer Movement) in Gothenburg/Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Camila Borges Freitas; [2019-07-08]
    Keywords : Archive; Queer Theory; Memory; Queer Counterarchive;

    Abstract : This thesis departs from the case study of the Queerrörelsens Arkiv och Bibliotek (QRAB) [In English: Archive and Library of the Queer Movement], located in Gothenburg/Sweden, to discuss how queer memories and feelings are embedded in queer archives. It focuses in some of QRAB’s practices, such as: the structure and organization of the archive, the membership, the processes of collection and cataloguing of materials, the external activities, and the relationship with the public and other organizations. READ MORE

  4. 4. When people unite, in the environmental consumption fight - A netnographic study of the meaning creations within sustainable online communities

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Cecilia Bodén-Malmsten; Marta Kisch; [2019-07-03]
    Keywords : sustainable community; sustainable consumption; meaning creation; online community; Facebook; netnography;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  5. 5. The Recycling Barge - A research investigating recycling behaviours in Älvstaden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Minda Langmoen; Louise Thörn; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Recycling Behaviour; Barge; Sustainability; Bulky Waste; Reverse Logistics; Waste Management;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE