Essays about: "toxic masculinity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words toxic masculinity.

  1. 1. Shaving off Toxic Masculinity

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Fleur Querida Dassen; Anna-Maria Ostermann; Emma Impeciati; [2020]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

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  2. 2. The misogyny within the manosphere. A discourse analysis in a Swedish context.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Maria Wiklund; [2020]
    Keywords : Alt-right; discourse; Incels; manosphere; misogyny; Sweden; violence;

    Abstract : Existing research about the manosphere and the subculture of Incels is primarily focused on the discourse on the American online discussion forums. After several high-profile attacks performed by Incels, resulting in severe casualties, the phenomenon of Incels has reached the mainstream media as well as public interest in the forums where members of the manosphere communicate. READ MORE

  3. 3. VIDEO GAME CREATION : Inhibitors and Enablers in Female Inclusion

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Nadia V. Ruiz B.; [2019]
    Keywords : Video game industry; video game creation; female inclusion; feminist technoscience; toxic masculinity; game engines; inhibitors; enablers;

    Abstract : In 2012 and 2014, two hashtags, #1ReasonWhy and #GamerGate, exposed a highly sexist video game industry that was not welcoming female participation. This was affecting women working or wanting to work in it. READ MORE

  4. 4. #Karlmennskan Raising awareness of toxic masculinity through hashtag activism in Iceland

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : þórdis Ylfa Þórsdóttir; [2019]
    Keywords : Toxic masculinity; hashtag activism; social media; Twitter; Iceland; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on #Karlmennskan activism and experiences of participants in the activism. #Karlmennskan is a hashtag activism that started on Twitter in Iceland in March 2018. The main focus was to bring awareness to toxic masculinity and to show how it can be harmful to both men and women. READ MORE

  5. 5. Man-Up When Down — Gender-Specific Coping With Life Stressors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Julia Panknin; [2019]
    Keywords : gender differences; coping; Implicit Association Test; toxic masculinity; gender stereotypes; self-medication; social support; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Socialization into gender roles shapes the perception of the world from an early age which might, amongst others, constrain how one handles challenging situations. Therefore, this research aimed at investigating gender-specific coping mechanisms following life stressors in a nonclinical sample. READ MORE