Essays about: "sisterhood"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 essays containing the word sisterhood.

  1. 1. Feminism and media, opportunities and limitations of digital practices

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Jéromine O. Boizot; [2019]
    Keywords : Feminism; media; Digital Practice; Digital Sisterhoods; Feminist media; Intersectionality;

    Abstract : Researches done on social movements and media are often conducted at a micro-level, focusing on the individual activity (Klandermans 1997), or the macro level, excluding the meso level, linking the two first levels together. Furthermore, studies focusing on the relation between feminism as a social movement and media often neglect to identify the opportunities and the limitations of such an intersection. READ MORE

  2. 2. Problematic Men and Restricted Women: A Discourse Analysis on Swedish Feminism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anna Blixt; [2018]
    Keywords : social construction; social media; feminism; discourse theory; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Feminism is everywhere: in all sorts of media, in fashion, in entertainment, and in politics. By focusing on social media, this thesis examines how self-identified feminists construct feminism in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Agency, Resistance and Embodiment in The Context of PMS : a Qualitative Study

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Andrea Nordlander; [2018]
    Keywords : PMS; premenstrual change; agency; resistance; embodiment; sisterhood;

    Abstract : Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) was originally coined to describe the various changes that many women experience the days before their period. Today, we understand PMS as a complex phenomenon that not only involves the materiality of the body, but also discursive ideas and cultural mythology around women and femininity. READ MORE

  4. 4. On top of the mountain : The ascendant path of success

    University essay from Konstfack/Grafisk design & illustration

    Author : Alejandra Fuentes Muller; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract :    An analogy between the social idea of success and the concept: on top of the mountain, using as an interactive and participative method, the activity of climbing mountains. What is success? Why do we climb the mountain? Is there enough space at the top? I try to answer these questions, by sharing thoughts and experiences with other mountain climbers, aiming to find an alternative to values like conquest, dominance, competition, independence and painful sacrifice. READ MORE

  5. 5. Promises of paradise? : A study on official ISIS-propaganda targeting women

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Louisa Tarras-Wahlberg; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Since the outbreak of the Syrian civil war in 2011 close to 30 000 foreign recruits from more than 100countries have migrated to the area of Iraq and Syria in support of the terrorist organization this thesiswill refer to as ISIS. Among those traveling is a historically unprecedented number of women. READ MORE