Essays about: "structural racism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words structural racism.

  1. 1. Now you see it, now you don’t - A literature-based study on identifying normative whiteness in relation to structural racism and social determinants of health

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Author : Laura Voutilainen; [2019-08-01]
    Keywords : whiteness; critical race and whiteness studies; social determinants of health; public health; structural racism; vithet; kritiska ras- och vithetsstudier; hälsans sociala bestämningsfaktorer; folkhälsovetenskap; strukturell rasism;

    Abstract : Bakgrund: Strukturell rasism betraktas alltmer som en central faktor för skillnader i hälsans sociala bestämningsfaktorer. Att eliminera sådana strukturer kan därmed ses som ett centralt mål för att nå jämlik hälsa för alla med lika villkor. Rollen av normativ vithet har dock inte ännu betraktats som en faktor inom folkhälsoområdet. READ MORE

  2. 2. "They are not Swedes, they do not fit into Sweden": An examination of ‘valid’ grounds for migration in the Swedish Aliens Act.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Russell Garner; [2019]
    Keywords : Governmentality; State Racism; Structural White Supremacy; Discourse; Racism; Foucault; Securitization; Welfare; Social Sciences;

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  3. 3. 'Hygge racism': "noget som man nok bruger mere end man tænker over". A qualitative study of well-intentioned racism

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

    Author : Maja Bodkær Bodkær Black; [2018]
    Keywords : racism; hygge; Denmark; forms of power; normalisation; privileges.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to add to the body of knowledge on racisms in Denmark with the hope that further conceptual developments on ‘hygge racism’ can be made. In order to achieve this general aim, I analyse ‘hygge racism’ based on chosen concepts that show how it is reproduced and normalised in Denmark, thus dealing with it on structural and cultural levels, while also showing how it is a discursive act of ‘doing’ racism, thereby adding the personal level to the analysis. READ MORE

  4. 4. Problem representations of 'racisms' between people with migrant backgroundin online Swedish mass media

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för samhälls- och välfärdsstudier

    Author : Rudeina Mkdad; [2018]
    Keywords : Racism; racialization; structural racism; internalized racism; defensive othering; discrimination; conflicts; respectability; migrant; hierarchies; integration; assimilation;

    Abstract : This project explores, identifies, and interrogates how Swedish online mass media represent the issue of 'racisms' between people with migrant background/migrant groups and the implications of these representations on their lives. The materials are analyzed using the WPR approach (Bacchi 1999) and content media analysis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Is there Something Rotten in the State of Denmark? A WPR Analysis of Immigration and Integration Policies in Denmark

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Barbara Raasthøj Hansen; [2018]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In 2015, Denmark saw a historic number of refugees and asylum seekers, many of whom were of Middle Eastern heritage, reach its borders,. As a response to this, the Danish government began tightening its immigration and integration policies, and restricting entry to the country. READ MORE