Sökning: "Womanhood"

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  1. 1. The True Cost of Womanhood: A study of women's mental health in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's "The Yellow Wallpaper" and Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Författare :Monika Truncyte; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Mental health; mental illness; the US; the 19th century; the 20th century; feminism; the yellow wallpaper; the bell jar.; Languages and Literatures;

    Sammanfattning : This essay examines the depiction of women’s mental health and the effects which societal ideals have on it in Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s “The Yellow Wallpaper” and Sylvia Plath’s The Bell Jar. These two literary works openly criticise the societal standards of femininity in the 19th and 20th centuries. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Man blir kvinna - Om barnuppfostran och genusdiskurser i teori och praktik

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Petra Lundström; Charlotta Hamnell; [2019-07-31]
    Nyckelord :Women Girls; Rural environment; Generations; Parenting literature; Gender; Discoursive constructions; Intersectionality;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis the purpose is to investigate how girls have been raised in three generations, from the 1950’s to the 2010’s in a rural environment, with the 1980’s as our main focus. Through interviews with mothers and daughters, we have sought to discover the discoursive norms that are at play in the upbringing and parenting of girls. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Kom med oss! - Med bara gatorna kvar. En studie av den kvinnliga protestkulturen i Polen

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Ania Szczeklik; [2019-07-09]
    Nyckelord :protestkultur; Czarny Protest; Manifa; feminism; motstånd; offentliga rum; demokrati;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis investigates why and how Polish women use demonstrations as a way of participating in political and social life in Poland. The aim is to explore the role of public spaces in construction of and/ or sustaining democracy. LÄS MER

  4. 4. SD-Kvinnor & jämställdhetsparadoxen – en kvalitativ analys av ’Kvinnan’ i nationens tjänst

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Frida Bolin; Maja Widell; [2019-06-03]
    Nyckelord :‘Woman’; ‘Womanhood’; Performativity; Body politics; Sex Gender; Equality; Politics; Motherhood; Family; Nationalism;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines how the women’s association of the Swedish Democrats, SD-Kvinnor define the concept of the ‘Woman’ and use womanhood as a basis for their nationalistic political agenda. The thesis also examines if there is a specific notion of the ideal ‘Woman’ in ‘SD-Kvinnor’. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Women of the Fäbod : An Ethnological Study of the Swedish Fäbod Culture at the Turn of the 20th Century

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för etnologi, religionshistoria och genusvetenskap

    Författare :Stina Gray; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Womanhood; transhumance; gender; initiation; rite of passage; nordic; Genus; fäbod; fäbodkultur; initiationsrit; fäbodväsen;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this study is to explore the meaning of womanhood in relation to the Swedish fäbod culture at the turn of the 20th century. The study is based upon a questionnaire from 1928 and the material is collected from the archives at the Nordic Museum in Stockholm and the Institute for Language and Folklore in Uppsala. LÄS MER