Essays about: "social psychology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 287 essays containing the words social psychology.

  1. 1. Becoming a Woman Through Tomboyism : A Qualitative Study of the Female Gender Identity of the Tomboy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Alvemark; [2021]
    Keywords : tomboy; gender identity; social psychology;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns the female gender identity generally known as the tomboy – a non-marginal gender identity. As a result of the non-marginality and complexity of this gender identity research on the subject is sparse. Moreover, previous research has not shown a limitation of tomboyism to homosexuality. READ MORE

  2. 2. Drudgingly the squirrel feeds itself- Performatively collective action influences oppressive norms: Mixed-Method Study on the Subversion of Oppressive Norms in Activist and Policy Discourse

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Author : Manon Bisdorf; [2021]
    Keywords : oppressive norms; collective action; performativity; mixed methods; feminist research; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Like a squirrel that slowly collects nuts for the winter, this thesis emphasizes the importance of small acts in the collective struggle for a just world. Currently, oppressive norms confine certain ways of being. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Authentic Activist: Examining the antecedents of the perceived authenticity of brand activism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jakob Ferenius; Victoria Kotras; [2021]
    Keywords : Authenticity of Brand Activism; Brand Activism; Authenticity; Perception of Authenticity; Antecedents of Authenticity; Judgement of Truth; Marketing Scepticism; Socio-political Issues; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The study aimed to investigate which antecedents affect consumers’ perception of the authenticity of brand activism. Methodology: The study followed a deductive approach. READ MORE

  4. 4. The impact of political association : How political association can change attitudes towards non-political clothes

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Psykologi

    Author : Jennifer Rosander; [2021]
    Keywords : Affective polarization; social identity theory; political psychology; attitude change;

    Abstract : According to social identity theory people categorize themselves and others into groups based on political affiliation. The political group identity makes them favor policies and people associated with the political ingroup and disapprove of policies and people associated with the political outgroup. READ MORE

  5. 5. Young voices from a precarious Japan : A qualitative study on young educated women’s experiences of their life situations and perception of the future in Japan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Lipikar Narayaem Lindman; [2021]
    Keywords : young women; precariousness; vulnerability; Japan; critical discursive psychology; interpretative repertoires; subject positions; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Recent generations of Japanese youth face a diminished and precarious labour market and are pushed to the anxious margins of the society. Many are feeling less secure about the future and this precarisation is disproportionately affecting women. READ MORE