Sökning: "Feminist movements"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 50 uppsatser innehållade orden Feminist movements.

  1. 1. Under our own eyes - Mothers in search for consciousness and social change in Brazil

    Magister-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Fernanda Favaro; [2019]
    Nyckelord :motherhood; communication for development; participatory communication; work rights; feminism; networks; social media; empowerment; conscientization; dialogue; gender equality; Brazil; mumpreneurship;

    Sammanfattning : This case study provides an analysis on how working women mothers in Brazil articulate themselves in a feminist network born on social media (Maternativa) to generate collective empowerment, raise awareness about oppression and mobilize around work rights. Using qualitative methods such as insider participant observation, interviews and content analysis, it investigates how participatory-related communicative practices and feminism interplay on digital and interpersonal environments fostering dialogue, conscientization and, potentially, a “political turn” in the collective’s agenda. LÄS MER

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

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

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

    Sammanfattning : 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. LÄS MER

  3. 3. FEMME: extinct stereotypes

    Master-uppsats, Konstfack/Grafisk design & illustration

    Författare :Claire Bonnet; [2019]
    Nyckelord :femme; stereotypes; activism; feminism; capitalism; advertising; retrofuturistic; exhibition; museum; hope; 2050; visual culture; graphic design; installation; femininity; gender; visual research; narrative; animation; objects; feminist future;

    Sammanfattning : My research is about stereotypes of women. Responding to scepticism towardsfeminist movements, my degree project aims to challenge the power structure of today’s Western society. How does visual communication play a big role in creating and/or reproducing inequalities? I have created a retro-futuristic exhibition, placed in an imaginary museum. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Does Women Representation Matter? : A study of women MPs response to feminist demands in Uganda

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Janna Cederquist; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Uganda; substantive representation of women; gender; gender equality; women movements; MPs;

    Sammanfattning : Scholars have been conflicted whether descriptive representation of women leads to substantive representation. A new way of measuring this relationship is through the relationship between women movements and female parliamentarians. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Here to be Heard : Digital feminist engagement with #MeTooinChina

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Författare :Lu Zheng; [2019]
    Nyckelord :feminist engagement in China; civic agency; civic engagement; #MeTooinChina; online political engagement; censorship; digital feminist activism; networked social movement; women’s rights movement in China; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This study analyses Chinese people's engagement in #MeTooinChina against sexual assault and patriarchal norms in Chinese society by asking three main research questions: 1) Why and how do Chinese people engage with #MeTooinChina? 2) What challenges are they faced with in their engagement and how do these challenges influence their continuous engagement with #MeTooinChina? 3) How do they reflect on their engagement and evaluate the outcomes of #MeTooinChina? Theoretically the thesis draws on research into digital social movements, in particular in relation to feminist movements, as well as theories on the network society and how social media is used for political engagement. The notion of political engagement as based in emotions and affects is discussed in particular. LÄS MER