Sökning: "eugenics"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 20 uppsatser innehållade ordet eugenics.

  1. 1. Detta kommer inte påverka mig i framtiden eller? : En undersökning om hur läroböcker inom religion för gymnasiet förmedlar biomedicinska begrepp

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på grundnivå, Jönköping University/HLK, Ämnesforskning

    Författare :Kristoffer Manzo Menares; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Educational material; Religion; Eugenics; Children; Upper secondary school; Transhumanism; Biomedicine;

    Sammanfattning : The main point of this study was to research on how the description of biomedicine was described and valued in educational material for upper secondary school.  To assist this research, this study took the help from two theorist, Francis Fukuyama and Bart Simon. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Intelligens och ideologi i skolan : Intelligensforskningen och den svenska efterkrigstidens skoldebatt i ett ideologiskt ljus

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för idé- och lärdomshistoria

    Författare :Martin Gunnesson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Intelligence; psychometrics; ideology; school reform; experimental psychology; progressivism; democracy; giftedness; Intelligens; skolhistoria; ideologi; skolreformer; psykometri; demokrati; experimentell psykologi; begåvning;

    Sammanfattning : Intelligence and Ideology in School: The Science of Intelligence and the Swedish Postwar School Debate in an ideological light. In the 1940’s, Swedish progressives and conservatives alike embraced the study of human intelligence and psychometrics as a key science in the quest for improving modern society through comprehensive school reform. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Eugenics and bodily discipline in the Scandinavian welfare state: a genealogy of gendered othering

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Författare :Yagmur Yilmaz; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Scandinavian history; eugenics; gendered othering; eugenic sterilization; welfare state; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is a genealogy of the gendered othering practices that emerged through and within the implementation of eugenic policies in the Scandinavian welfare states, namely Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. Between the early 1930s and 1970s, tens of thousands of people were sterilized and institutionalized in Scandinavia for various purposes, and a vast majority of these people were “feebleminded,” “immoral,” “vagrant,” “antisocial” or “weak” women whose fertility constituted a threat to the quality of the “national stock. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Indigenous Perspectives: An examination of how the post-colonial state affects Sámi filmmaking in Sweden

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Filmvetenskap

    Författare :Amalia Pålsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :indigenous cinema; colonialism; iconography; self-representation; stereotype; perspective; Cultural Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract When Sámi Blood (dir. Amanda Kernell) came out in 2017, a debate in media in Sweden was born. This was a debate the on silenced oppression and phrenological research faced by the indigenous Sámi people. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Den cirkulerande raskunskapen : interaktionen mellan rasbiologiska institutet och allmänheten 1922-1935, sedd ur ett kunskapshistoriskt perspektiv

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Historia

    Författare :Måns Ahlstedt Åberg; [2019]
    Nyckelord :history of knowledge; circulation of knowledge; professional non-professional actors; interaction; eugenics; Statens institut för rasbiologi the State’s Institute for Race Biology ; the Stockholm Exhibition of 1930; History and Archaeology;

    Sammanfattning : In recent years, history of knowledge has been established as a new theoretical field in the study of history. An important perspective in this field is the theory of circulation of knowledge, according to which knowledge should be studied through its movement between different spheres in society – movement that, furthermore, contributes to changing this knowledge. LÄS MER