Sökning: "postcolonialism"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 162 uppsatser innehållade ordet postcolonialism.

  1. 1. Unwillingly Advised : A field study on the dynamics of policy advice in developmentcooperation

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Linnéa Åström Tolf; [2019]
    Nyckelord :policy advice; development cooperation; SCL model; postcolonialism; critical postcolonial theory; technical assistance.;

    Sammanfattning : While development cooperation largely consists of policy advice, the suggestions and inputs on development that policymakers in the Global South receive from donors and other international actors, little research exists on what makes policy advice useful to these policymakers. The aim of this study was to find out why policymakers in the Global South find some advice useful and some not. LÄS MER

  2. 2. "...life had been lived" : Gender performance and woman objectification in Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för didaktik och lärares praktik (DLP)

    Författare :Lucia Hera Culda; [2019]
    Nyckelord :gender performance; Butler; postcolonialism; Roy;

    Sammanfattning : This essay investigates women’s situation at home and in society, in Arundhati Roy’s The God of Small Things, from a gender performance perspective. The essay also explores the pedagogical implications of using the novel in the EFL classroom. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Shopping for an I : Consumer identities in The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison and The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

    Master-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Författare :Alexandra Torsell Starud; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Postcolonialism; Intersectional; BLM; Consumerism;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis investigates to role consumerism plays when young, black, underclass characters try to build their identities in Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye (1970) and Angie Thomas’ The Hate U Give (2017). Through implementing intersectional analysis and postcolonial theory this essay discusses how social positions are read and understood in a mass culture that heavily favours the visual. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Things Fall Apart & Heart of Darkness : Colonialism: Presenting the same universal ethic in two diametrically opposite ways

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Sehten Porshe Hills; [2019]
    Nyckelord :colonialism; colonial; postcolonialism; postcolonial;

    Sammanfattning : This research paper will examine the representation of colonialism in the narratives Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe and Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad. The aim of this Analysis is to demonstrate that both Achebe and Conrad expressed the same universal ethic in two diametrically opposite ways. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Hjälten från väst? -En kvalitativ diskursanalys om hur volontären och mottagaren av arbetet framställs på svenska kommersiella volontärresebyråers hemsidor

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

    Författare :Jacqueline Gara; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Commercial organizations; discourse analysis; othering; postcolonialism.; representation theory voluntarism.;

    Sammanfattning : The phenomenon of social work combined with traveling have become known for “voluntourism” and is a common way to travel today. This study investigates the external communication of the commercial volunteer abroad organizations that are offering projects that take place in the African continent. LÄS MER