Essays about: "vithet"

Found 4 essays containing the word vithet.

  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. Trans Library Experience : A qualitative research of trans experience and identity work in Swedish public libraries

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ABM

    Author : Sofia Blick; [2019]
    Keywords : Trans identity work; Trans experience; Public libraries; Intersectionality; Orientation; Heterosexual matrix; Whiteness; Categorization; transidentitetsarbete; transerfarenhet; biblioteksupplevelser; folkbibliotek; intersektionalitet; orientering; den heterosexuella matrisen; vithet; kategorisering;

    Abstract : This essay examines how trans people experience Swedish public libraries, as well as how the library can be an integral part of their trans identity work. The data sample was collected through semi-structured phenomenological interviews with five trans and non-binary library users. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bound to Move: White Middle-Class Women’s Mobility in a Segregated City

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Elisabet Holmgren; [2017]
    Keywords : trygghet; det offentliga rummet; klass; vithet; mobilitet; genus; cultural analysis; feminist ethnography; social sustainability; safety; urban segregation; public space; class; whiteness; gender; mobility; social hållbarhet; feministisk etnografi; kulturanalys; MACA; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : People’s everyday movements across the urban space matter. Indeed, for city planners looking to counter urban segregation processes, the issue of physical mobility is of prime concern as it bears the potential of overcoming ethnic and socio-economic divisions in the city. Yet, there is a lack of academic research matching this interest. READ MORE

  4. 4. Efficiency of Fluorescent Whitening Agents in Pigment Coatings

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för teknik- och naturvetenskap

    Author : Zaeem Aman; [2012]
    Keywords : LWC paper grade; FWA; Dye; Bench Coating; Brightness and Whiteness;

    Abstract : The objective of this work was to study the addition of fluorescent whitening agents (FWAs) for efficient use on pigment coating of paper substrates with low grammage and the goal was to achieve high optical response by using low amount of FWAs. A commercial light-weight coated (LWC) paper grade was provided by Stora Enso Corbehem Mill and isotropic laboratory sheets were produced at Stora Enso Research Centre using PFI sheet former. READ MORE