Essays about: "social feminist theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 106 essays containing the words social feminist theory.

  1. 1. WOMEN IN FORESTRY, A VALUABLE ASSET OR BODIES OUT OF PLACE?

    University essay from Institutionen för matematiska vetenskaper

    Author : Kristina Nordh; [2019-02-20]
    Keywords : Gender Equality; Place; Body; Gender equality strategy; Forestry; Social Reproduction;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates what it can mean to be a woman in forestry in JönköpingCounty. It asks how the participant experience their situation as women in forestryand what gendered power structures appear in their stories. READ MORE

  2. 2. A case study of Afro-Colombian women human rights defenders

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Nasimeh Naseri; [2019]
    Keywords : Afro-Colombian women Human Rights defenders; Human Rights; Activism; Colombia; Case study; Colombia; Postcolonial feminist theory;

    Abstract : Afro-Colombian women occupy the most marginalized location within the Colombian society. Despite their marginalized location within the society, they have a central and vital role in Afro-Colombian social movement. READ MORE

  3. 3. A hard nut to crack : a gender analysis of a community and a value chain in Indonesia

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Rebecka Wikström; [2019]
    Keywords : gender; value chain; feminist theory; empowerment; candlenut;

    Abstract : In this master’s thesis, I have investigated gender dynamics within a village called Batudulang on the Island of Sumbawa in Indonesia. It is qualitative research, based on observations, focus groups and semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  4. 4. The construction of women’s sexuality : A critical discourse analysis on consent research

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete - Socialhögskolan; Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete - Socialhögskolan

    Author : Rebecca Fröander; Nelli Halkosaari; [2019]
    Keywords : Sexuality; consent; women; critical discourse analysis; social constructionism; feminist theory; Sexualitet; samtycke; kvinnor; kritisk diskursanalys; socialkonstruktivism; feministisk teori;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to examine how women’s sexuality is constructed in consent research, and to discuss hypothetically how this construction could come to affect practical social work. We believe that the way that sexuality is defined and discussed can have an impact on how professionals treat women who have been subjected to sexual assaults and rape, and work with adolescents in the field of social work. READ MORE

  5. 5. Catcalling – ‘It is not illegal’: a survey-based content analysis study regarding experiences of catcalling in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Emilie Naesgård; [2019]
    Keywords : Catcalling; Street harassment; Sexual harassment; Sweden; Swedish penal code; Law; Content analysis study; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : An article written by the Swedish Government in 2018 outlines that they are working towards a more equal society and describes how they are conducting prevention work regarding men’s violence towards women. Although recently media has portrayed street harassment and catcalling as something that has become an increasing problem for young women in Sweden. READ MORE