Essays about: "society"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7153 essays containing the word society.

  1. 1. "In-betweenship: New Swedish identities in the making? - A qualitative study about Swedishness and being in-between"

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Suzanne Forsberg; [2021-04-28]
    Keywords : In-Betweenship; Race; Ethnicity; Whiteness; Swedishness; Colour-blindness;

    Abstract : This paper takes an approach sprung from practices where identities are formed and examinesthe experiences of being in the borderland of Swedishness. The research is placed in aSwedish context aiming at understanding people who has often or at times gotten their(Swedish) identity or origin questioned. READ MORE

  2. 2. (RE)INSTALLING THE PATRIARCHAL SOCIETAL STRUCTURE A discourse analysis of the current attempts of prohibiting abortion in the state of Ohio

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Matilda Söderqvist; [2021-04-16]
    Keywords : Abortion; Backlash; Power; Hegemonic intervention; United States; Roe v. Wade; Reproductive rights; Pro-choice; Pro-life;

    Abstract : Abortion is a highly debated topic, it has created a polarization between the ideologies of prochoice, the right to freely make your own choices, and pro-life, that all life has the right to be preserved. In the United States this debate is especially prominent, even though abortion is a right due to the Supreme Court decision of Roe v. Wade. READ MORE

  3. 3. ARTivistic strategies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Annika Britt Lewis; [2021-04-01]
    Keywords : artivism; strategies; arenas; sites; performance; theatre; dance; art; activism; devising; contemporary; performance art; physical theatre; site specific; intervention; subversive; composition; methods; multidiciplinary; manuscript; omnipresence; hydra; multi-spacial; manifest; undercover; public space; tools; choreography; performance lecture; immersive; interactive;

    Abstract : This is a reflection on contemporary performance work and it’s various strategies and methods in the interdisciplinary field of theatre, dance and performance art.Researching performative art in public space I’m posing the question; how can one develop new artistic strategies and arenas for dialog in and with our current society?By mapping my own practice and selected works, I emphasise the position of working outside of the theatre institutions and venues. READ MORE

  4. 4. Out of Sight, Out of Mind. The ‘Social Death’ of Institutionalized Women and Children and the ‘Social Amnesia’ of Irish Society in the Twentieth Century, Depicted in Forensic Evidence from the Children's Mass Grave at a former Mother and Baby Home in Tuam, Co. Galway.

    University essay from

    Author : Cecilia Ahl Falkensjö; [2021-02-26]
    Keywords : Dark heritage; social amnesia; social death; forensic archaeology; juvenile human remains; bioarchaeology; Irish state; Catholic Church; child abuse; human rights violation; Irish society; Irish media;

    Abstract : The twentieth century was a time of social and political changes. Victims of trauma, genocide, massacres and abuse in a largely Post-Colonial era would increasingly gain recognition and places of suffering, death and pain would become places of remembrance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Smart Port Framework - A study of Port of Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johan Berlin; Olof Eriksson; [2021-02-24]
    Keywords : Smart port; automation; digitalization; maritime transport;

    Abstract : The increase in global trade have resulted in the need for more complex infrastructure to support the increased amount of freight. This combined with the advancement of digitalization in society has resulted in the need logistics hubs to adapt. This development has resulted in the 5th generation of parts, the smart port. READ MORE