Sökning: "female soldiers"

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  1. 1. The Digital Myth of Women on The Battlefield : A Reception Analysis of Female Soldiers in the Online Discourse of Battlefield V

    Magister-uppsats, Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Författare :Loraine Gauteul; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Video Games; Critical Discourse Analysis; Battlefield V Phenomenon; Identification; Gender and Media;

    Sammanfattning : Lately, the trailer for the game “Battlefield V” received a massive backlash from the players of the Battlefield franchise due to the fact that the game inspired by World War II featured a woman as the main character. This research set out to investigate how female elements are interpreted in a traditional male-dominated digital space, and aims to highlight the elements to consider when introducing a female lead character in a video game. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Laroboken och genus -En undersökning av skolans dominerande läromedel

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på grundnivå, Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Författare :Joel Gustafsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Gender; Genus; Kön; History; Historia; Textbooks; Lärobok; Läroböcker;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this thesis paper has been to study three textbooks from Historia 1b and their chapters about World War 2. The theory influencing the paper is the gender theory by Yvonne Hirdmann, and the studied books are Alla tiders historia 1b, Historia 1b – Den lilla människan och de stora sammanhangen and Perspektiv på historien 1b. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Kvinnliga soldater för fred : Soldaters upplevelser av kvinnliga soldater i Fredsbevarande insats

    Kandidat-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Jens Carlzon; [2019]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : Den här uppsatsen undersöker hur svenska soldater upplever att kvinnliga soldater i en fredsbevarande insats påverkar den fredsbevarande insatsen. Syftet med uppsatsen är att ta reda på hur både kvinnliga och manliga svenska soldater som har tjänstgjort vid en fredsbevarande insats upplever att de kvinnliga soldaterna påverkade just den fredsbevarande insatsen. LÄS MER

  4. 4. 'Dangerous Beauty' : a feminist analysis of the U.S. and the U.K. media’s portrayal of female soldiers through the case of Private First Class Lynndie England

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Författare :Frida Bergqvist; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Military; female soldiers; Lynndie England; U.S. media; U.K. media; militarised femininity; deductive content analysis; victimisation; demonisation; trivialisation; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to understand how, and why, the media is sustaining traditional gender norms in their portrayal of female soldiers. The primary material of the study consists of articles published by newspapers in the United States and the United Kingdom, describing PFC. Lynndie England and her actions in the Abu Ghraib scandal. LÄS MER

  5. 5. ‘Martyrs and Heroines’ vs. ‘Victims and Suicide Attackers’. A Critical Discourse Analysis of YPJ’s and the UK media representations of the YPJ’s ideological agency

    Magister-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Amelie Malmgren; Michelle Fabiana Palharini; [2018]
    Nyckelord :YPJ; UK media; media representations; Critical Discourse Analysis CDA ; Postcolonial studies; hegemonic discourse; sensationalism; victimisation; Kurdish female fighters;

    Sammanfattning : The present thesis compares media representations of Yekîneyên Parastina Jin (YPJ or the Women’s Protection Units), an all-female Kurdish military organisation, in British media versus the organisation’s own media outlets, with the aim to see how they differ, more specifically in terms of representations of their ideological agency. By utilizing critical discourse analysis (CDA) in combination with postcolonial theory, the media construction of four soldiers’ deaths have been scrutinized in 30 media texts in order to provide a deeper understanding of the hegemonic discourses and sociocultural practices which underpin these constructions. LÄS MER