Essays about: "race"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 488 essays containing the word race.

  1. 1. Exploring Anti-Feminist and Gender Equality Narratives on the Instagram of Female Far-Right Politicians : A Case Study on VOX Representatives

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Araitz Claramunt Oregi; [2022]
    Keywords : VOX; Far-Right; Anti-Feminism; Gender Equality; Gender Politics; AIN; targeting women.; VOX; extrema dreta; anti-feminisme; igualtat de gènre; política de gènre; AIN; dones com a objectiu; VOX; Extrema derecha; anti-feminismo; igualdad de género; políticas de género; AIN; las mujeres como objetivo.;

    Abstract : After the Catalan conflict in 2017, the number of female politicians and sympathizers in VOX increased notoriously(Bernardez-Rodal et al., 2020). READ MORE

  2. 2. “If we don’t, then who will?” : A qualitative study about Black Afro-Swedish women’s embodied identity experiences in working life

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Leila Axelsson; Emma Rangdal; [2022]
    Keywords : Afro-Swedish women; embodied identity; identity work; intersectionality; Black feminism; embodied research; collective identity;

    Abstract : Sweden has been celebrated in public discourse for being a major proponent of social justice and anti-racist policies, but the country’s ambiguous history with racism has been replaced by colour-evasive discourses permeating contemporary organisations today. Management and organisation studies have focused on the individual identity work of employees, without further attention to the intersecting social positionings of Black Afro-Swedish women. READ MORE

  3. 3. Predicting preterm birth with machine learning methods

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Zélie Isabelle E Dresse; [2022]
    Keywords : preterm birth; prediction; machine learning; race; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Preterm birth is a leading cause for birth complications and neonatal mortality in the world. It remains difficult to predict whether a preterm birth will occur, which hinders the possible use of prevention treatments. This thesis investigates the use of machine learning models in the prediction of spontaneous preterm birth. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Multiple Burdens of Joyce : An Intersectional Feminist Analysis of Joyce’s Life in Crossing the River

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Maha Haidar; [2022]
    Keywords : Caryl Phillips; Crossing the River; feminism; race; gender; social class; intersectional feminism; bell hooks;

    Abstract : This essay analyses the life of Joyce, the protagonist in “Somewhere in England”, the fourth section of Crossing the River by Caryl Phillips, using an intersectional feminist perspective. It attempts to show how patriarchy, classism, and racism intersect to shape Joyce’s life and to limit her possibilities. READ MORE

  5. 5. “We Were Called Low-Grades” : Current Archival Approaches to the Digitization and Dissemination of Eugenics Collections

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ABM

    Author : Georgia Gilbert Gladitz; [2022]
    Keywords : Digitization; Eugenics Collections; Access and Care; Digital Knowledge Dissemination; Difficult Histories; Archival Methodologies; Statens institut för rasbiologi; The Wellcome Library; The Image Archive on the American Eugenics Movement; The Canadian Eugenics Archive;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the current methodological approaches to digital access and dissemination of eugenics archives. It looks in-depth at four institutions from around the world which provide some means of digital access to a specific eugenics collection that they control: the Wellcome Collection within the Wellcome Library in London, the Image Archive on the American Eugenics Movement founded in part by the Cold Springs Laboratory in New York, the Canadian Eugenics Archive, and the State Institute for Race Biology at the Uppsala University Library Special Collections in Sweden. READ MORE