Essays about: "racism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 144 essays containing the word racism.

  1. 1. Wandering away from apartheid : A study on interracial bridging social capital in South African small-town society

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Agnes-Cecilia Haglund; [2019]
    Keywords : Bridging; Social capital; Interracial interaction; Interracial integration; Desegregation; Civil society; Equality; Equal value; Trust; Cooperation; South Africa; Post-apartheid; Racism; Culture; Anthropology; Political Science; Liberal democracy; Prosperity;

    Abstract : Trust, cooperation and equal value. The purpose of the current study has been to present evidence of interracial bridging social capital between groups and individuals in South African small-town society. READ MORE

  2. 2. THE DAY I MET THAT CAT : The comic about colorism, one-sided standard and visual communication power in Thailand

    University essay from Konstfack/Grafisk design & illustration

    Author : Natcharee Hansaward; [2019]
    Keywords : colorism; comic art; racism; classes; power of visual communication; cats; food; life; death;

    Abstract : This report explores the methodology themes and meanings embeded in the society that I am portraying in my comic 'THE DAY I MET THAT CAT'. This includes concept such as identity, colorism, races and cultures, human interaction with animals and the power of the visual. .. READ MORE

  3. 3. Inequality Before the Law - A Study of the Legitimisation of the ‘Ghetto’ Law on Compulsory Daycare

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Sara Sheler Barzan; [2019]
    Keywords : Othering; Denmark; Discrimination; Minority-majority; Integration policy;

    Abstract : The legitimisation of discriminatory policies is the phenomenon under scrutiny in the present study. The thesis is an extreme case study, that inductively analyses The Law on Compulsory Daycare through the ‘What’s the Problem Represented to be’ approach. READ MORE

  4. 4. Artists of the African Diaspora in Sweden: Race, Resistance and Art

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Amanda Björkdahl; [2019]
    Keywords : racism; Sweden; coping; resistance; art; representation; African diaspora; nordic postcolonialism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study seeks to investigate how artists of the African diaspora in Sweden manage their identity in the face of racism and how this relates to their art. This purpose is investigated through the following sub-themes: the forms of racism the participants have met, how they have coped with racism, how they move through the art field, and how these factors relate to their art. READ MORE

  5. 5. Resistance in everyday encounters with racism: A study on how five young women of colour respond to the everyday racism they experience in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Julia Brandström; [2018-10-30]
    Keywords : everyday resistance; everyday racism; national identity; relationships; Sweden;

    Abstract : Racism can be maintained and spread in a society through seemingly small everyday actions. In Sweden, this everyday racism often aims to point out that a non-white body is not Swedish by questions and comments on a person’s, sometimes assumed, ‘origin’. READ MORE