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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 65 uppsatser innehållade ordet genusstudier.

  1. 1. HOW IS THE CONCEPT OF ‘WOMEN AND CHILDREN’REPRESENTED BY TWO HUMANITARIANORGANISATIONS? : HOW IS THE CONCEPT OF ‘WOMEN AND CHILDREN’REPRESENTED BY TWO HUMANITARIANORGANISATIONS?

    Magister-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Författare :Anna Blideman; [2019]
    Nyckelord :gender; International Committee of the Red Cross ICRC ; innocence; Médecins Sans Frontières MSF ; vulnerability; womandchildren; women and children;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this study is to analyse how the concept of ‘women and children’ is represented bytwo humanitarian organisations; International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) andMédecins Sans Frontières (MSF). The analyses concludes that there is (still) an assumptionthat women have an inherent vulnerability and women are often described together with‘children’ as if they are one vulnerable group instead of two. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Gender inequalities in local policies tackling the right to adequate housing : The example of Barcelona through Carol Bacchi’s ‘What’s the Problem Represented to be?’ approach

    Magister-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Författare :Anna Calvete Moreno; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Housing; women; public policies; problem representation; gender mainstreaming;

    Sammanfattning : The right to adequate housing is an unaccomplished human right, and unequal power relations between men and women are also perpetuated when trying to access decent housing even in the most prosperous global cities such as Barcelona. The aim of this research study has been to show how housing is represented and produced by the Barcelona City Council and which are the gendering effects and implications thereof. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Conceptually androgynous : The production and commodification of gender in Korean pop music

    Master-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Författare :Petter Almqvist-Ingersoll; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Gender; masculinity; commercialism; queer; Marxism;

    Sammanfattning : Stemming from a recent surge in articles related to Korean masculinities, and based in afeminist and queer Marxist theoretical framework, this paper asks how gender, with a specificfocus on what is referred to as soft masculinity, is constructed through K-pop performances, aswell as what power structures are in play. By reading studies on pan-Asian masculinities andgender performativity - taking into account such factors as talnori and kkonminam, andinvestigating conceptual terms flower boy, aegyo, and girl crush - it forms a baseline for aqualitative research project. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Enjoying freedom or priced out of parenthood? : Attitudes to childlessness on Japanese Internet forums

    Master-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Författare :Elin Holmberg Yamada; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Childlessness; gender roles; Japan; discourse analysis; gender equality; Barnlöshet; könsroller; Japan; diskursanalys; jämställdhet;

    Sammanfattning : Declining birth rate in Japan has been acknowledged as a demographic crisis since the 1970s. Higher education and better jobs has given women freedom and alternatives to starting a family, and some say the value of marriage and children has decreased overall. LÄS MER

  5. 5. A Girl's Journey : Hermione Granger's Road towards Independence

    Kandidat-uppsats, Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013)

    Författare :Anna Hallén; [2019]
    Nyckelord :J.K. Rowling; Harry Potter; Hermione Granger; Feminist theories; Stereotypes; Gender; Traditional gender roles; J.K. Rowling; Harry Potter; Hermione Granger; Feministiska teorier; Stereotyper; Kön; Traditionella könsroller;

    Sammanfattning : In this essay, J.K. Rowling’s series about Harry Potter is analyzed by the use of feminist theories and gender studies. The main aim of the essay is to examine how Hermione Granger is portrayed. LÄS MER