Sökning: "masculinity"

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  1. 1. Masculinity and HIV The impact of men’s masculinities on risky behaviour in Umgungundlovu district, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Författare :Ronald Byaruhanga; [2020-01-31]
    Nyckelord :HIV and AIDS; Masculinity; Risky behaviour.;

    Sammanfattning : This study aimed at exploring the relationship between masculinities and HIV and AIDS. In so doing, the study sought to provide a thorough understanding of whether specific masculine identities influence men to indulge in unsafe sexual practices in uMgungundlovu District, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. LÄS MER

  2. 2. ”DET ÄR JU NÄSTAN INTE PRATBART” En kvalitativ intervjustudie av professionellas syn på våldsutsatta män i nära relationer

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Författare :Emma Kuczerski; Emma Pihl; [2020-01-15]
    Nyckelord :intimate partner violence; masculinity; male victim; norms; influence of the law;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this bachelor thesis was to examine how professionals, who work with men being subjected to intimate partner violence, perceive the vulnerability of these men, and to further examine how professionals reflect upon general policies affecting these men. The research data was collected through seven interviews with respondents based in different cities across Sweden, who work professionally with men being subjected to intimate partner violence. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Men, Machos and Masculinity – A Qualitative Study on how Bolivian Women’s Organizations Approach Gender and Masculinities

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Författare :Charlotte Pedersen; [2020]
    Nyckelord :feminism; indigeneity; masculinity norms; hegemonic masculinity; patriarchy; gender equality; machismo; decolonial feminism; new masculinities; Bolivia.; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This paper examines understandings of gender with an emphasis on masculinities among Bolivian feminist and women´s organizations. The specific aim has been to find out to what extent their understandings of gender include masculinities, and if so, what are their agendas and political positionings in relation to their work with men and boys. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Norms in Foreign Policy : Institutionalization and the road to a feminist foreign policy in Sweden

    Master-uppsats, Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Författare :Kamilla Petersen; [2020]
    Nyckelord :FFP; Sweden; Feminist; Constructivist; Institutionalization; Norms; Foreign Policy;

    Sammanfattning : In 2015 the Swedish Foreign Minister announced that the foreign policy would be feminist. This thesis aims to advance an understanding of the process of institutionalizing feminism in the Swedish foreign policy statements and the effects this has had on Swedish foreign policy priorities. LÄS MER

  5. 5. “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