Sökning: "Africa"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 1878 uppsatser innehållade ordet Africa.

  1. 1. SAVE KORTEDALA LIBRARY Gendering Practices in Urban Activism

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Magdalena Myhreld; [2019-10-23]
    Nyckelord :Urban movements; Gender performativity; Neoliberalism; Neighborhood activism; Libraries;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the study was to discuss conditions for urban activism, through looking at the interest group Save Kortedala Library and its gendering practices. The aim was furthermore to examine the role Kortedala Library plays for the community as well as to relate Save Kortedala Library to a larger context of resistance to neoliberalism. LÄS MER

  2. 2. CROSSING BORDERS: A Study of Transnational Living in Taiye Selasi’s Ghana Must Go (2014) and No Violet Bulawayo’s We Need New Names (2014)

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Författare :Ingegerd Stenport; [2019-10-22]
    Nyckelord :Taye Selasi; No Violet Bulawayo; Sara Ahmed; Afropoitanism;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract: A number of authors of African descent published ‘Afropolitan’ novels around the year 2010. Several of these diaspora novels dominated the literary scene and caused intense debates about the contested concept of Afropolitanism. The authors Taye Selasi and No Violet Bulawayo challenge colonial images of Africa in their writing. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The right to the city in post-apartheid South Africa: Abahlali baseMjondolo’s struggle for land, housing and dignity

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Simon Johansson; [2019-10-01]
    Nyckelord :Abahlali baseMjondolo; the right to the city; citizenship; collective memory; dignity;

    Sammanfattning : Fifty percent of the world’s population live in cities today, but predictions of the sustained urbanization trend estimates that this number will increase to seventy percent by 2050. Meanwhile, the consequences of the urban divide and the demarcations between people in the increasingly fragmented societies could be demonstrated in the case of South Africa. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The Road to (In)security: India’s Perception of Insecurity Towards the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Ludvig Landberg; [2019-09-30]
    Nyckelord :Infrastructure; Techno-Politics; Securitization; China-Pakistan Economic Corridor; South Asia;

    Sammanfattning : Infrastructural techno-political regimes are growing all over the world. One such regime, theChinese One Belt One Road project (OBOR) is planned to have transnational connections to over65 countries, in Africa, Asia, and Europe. OBOR’s flagship project is the US$62 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). LÄS MER

  5. 5. Addressing intersectionality in the #MeToo movement - A case study of women’s mobilization under the #MeToo movement in the postcolonial context of South Africa

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Amina Brajanac; [2019-09-27]
    Nyckelord :Transnational women’s movements; women’s mobilization; sexual violence; intersectionality; postcolonial feminism; #MeToo; norms;

    Sammanfattning : The #MeToo movement united women around the globe in the fight against sexual violence.However, the #MeToo movement has been criticized for solely adopting a gender-based approach by neglecting the intersections of gender, race and class. LÄS MER