Sökning: "Postcolonialism"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 205 uppsatser innehållade ordet Postcolonialism.

  1. 1. Afrika i svenska läroböcker i historia : En undersökning om hur Afrika framställs i svenska läroböcker i historia för gymnasiet

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Författare :Emil Svanström; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Africa; History; Textbooks; Portrayal; Postcolonialism; Afrika; Historia; Läroböcker; Läromedel; Framställning; Postkolonialism;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract The aim of this study was to investigate how the African continent, its people and its history were portrayed in a selection of Swedish history textbooks for upper secondary school that were published in the period 2000-2010. In addition, the aim was also to investigate how the portrayal of Africa might have changed over time compared to the portrayal of Africa in textbooks before 2000. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Eastern Nigeria at the Crossroads of Culture : Cultural Hybridity in Achebe's Things Fall Apart

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Micheline Grönlund; [2020]
    Nyckelord :cultural hybridity; pre-colonialism; colonialism; post-colonialism; essentializing; alternating; converting; hybridizing;

    Sammanfattning : This paper analyzes the four initial stages in the process of cultural hybridization as put forward by Chan Kwok-bun in his book Cultural Hybridity: essentializing, alternating, converting and hybridizing. These stages are examined in Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart through a mapping to show how a cultural hybrid is formed. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Hero Holiday : Swedish voluntourism and The White Savior Complex

    Kandidat-uppsats, Jönköping University/HLK, Globala studier; Jönköping University/HLK, Globala studier

    Författare :Elin Hultman; Felicia Lanevik; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Voluntourism; voluntourist; neocolonialism; postcolonialism; White Savior Complex; development work;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this study was to explore the reasons and motivations behind voluntourism in reference to working with children, and how these can be understood and analyzed within the framework of voluntourism research. A qualitative approach was used, and data was collected through semi-structured interviews and then evaluated with the use of a thematic analysis. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Sanctioning the sanctioned : A postcolonial perspective on the sanctions paradox

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Refka Hashim; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Economic Sanctions; Democracy; Human Rights; Imperialism; Postcolonialism; International law.;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this is to develop a theoretical framework for addressing the usage and effects of economic sanctions, through a postcolonial perspective on the human rights discourse, by examining how economic sanctions can be legitimized even though proven to be ineffective and harmful to civilians. The main theoretical framework is based on a postcolonial perspective on the human rights discourse and how it relates to liberalism, imperialism and international law - to further understand the role that economic sanctions has. LÄS MER

  5. 5. “We are saying no to homosexuality!”- A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Dialogue Between Zambia and the US Ambassador Regarding LGBT+ Rights Advocacy in a Postcolonial Context

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Ida Karsten; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Postcolonialism; Zambia; Global LGBT Advocacy; Cultural Imperialism; Colonial Discourse;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis analyses a dialogue between the US ambassador to Zambia and two Zambian officials, regarding LGBT+ rights, following the sentencing of a same-sex couple by the Zambian high court. The theoretical framework utilizes postcolonial theory and a few of its concepts, namely cultural imperialism, and colonial discourses. LÄS MER