Sökning: "femininity"

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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. Vilken påverkan har Instagram på unga tjejers självidentitet? : En kvalitativ studie om hur sociala medier påverkar unga tjejers självidentitet

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Författare :Hanin Shaker; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Unga tjejer; sociala medier; självidentitet; Instagram;

    Sammanfattning : The impact of technology through social media has contributed alot to the world, changing the way we live our lives. This is because individuals have a continuous flow of information through mass media. Today, the social forum, Instagram has a major impact on the everyday lives of young girls. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Pearl Fernandez: anti-kvinnan: En studie om konstruktioner av den kvinnliga mördarens femininitet, moderskap och aktörskap

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Genusvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Felicia Nilsson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Motherhood; femininity; agency; mastermind muse dichotomy; madonna whore dichotomy; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this study has been to examine and deconstruct the normative understandings of femininity, womens agency, and motherhood that characterize stories of women who murder - especially women who murder alongside men. With the guidance of Laclau and Mouffes discoursetheory this study has analyzed the construction of murderer Pearl Fernandez in the 2020 Netflix documentary The Trials of Gabriel Fernandez. LÄS MER

  4. 4. “They are being made into like baby-making machines” : a study of the impact of gender structures and norms on family planning for Xhosa women in rural Zithulele, South Africa

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Författare :Hannah Hölscher; [2020]
    Nyckelord :gender norms; gender roles; family planning; South Africa; rural; sexual health and reproductive rights; structural determinants of health; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Women in rural areas of South Africa battle with many structural issues, including unemployment, education and accessibility to health services, greatly delimiting family planning. However, socially constructed and internalized gender norms pose an additional and potentially greater barrier to family planning in traditional and patriarchal settings. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Samma "gamla" könsnormer?  - En multimodal kritisk diskursanalys om könskonstruktion på Instagram

    Kandidat-uppsats, Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Författare :Lina Cederback; Maria-Victoria Kennerberg; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Social media influencers; women; femininity; gender structures; gender norms; narcissism; Instagram; commercial; social media;

    Sammanfattning : A general idea about the internet is that the online world could be more individual and free from gender standards. But previous studies have shown that the online world is more gendered than the physical world. The purpose of this study is to examine which ideas about gender occur on Instagram from a critical perspective. LÄS MER