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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 101 uppsatser innehållade ordet whiteness.

  1. 1. MENTAL ILLNESS AND THE TRAUMAS OF APARTHEID A Psychoanalytical Reading of Zoë Wicomb’s Playing in the Light

    Magister-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Författare :Nansi Soulakeli Johansson; [2019-09-10]
    Nyckelord :Wicomb; Mental Illness; Psychoanalysis; Trauma;

    Sammanfattning : Zoë Wicomb’s novel Playing in the Light (2006) critically examines the perilous times of apartheid in South Africa through the condition of play-whites. This thesis particularly focuses on the psychological unrest and traumatic experiences of two characters – Marion Campbell, and her mother, Helen Charles – whose disarrayed mental state is believed to be emblematic of the destructive ramifications of apartheid and the play-white act on the human psyche. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Now you see it, now you don’t - A literature-based study on identifying normative whiteness in relation to structural racism and social determinants of health

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Författare :Laura Voutilainen; [2019-08-01]
    Nyckelord :whiteness; critical race and whiteness studies; social determinants of health; public health; structural racism; vithet; kritiska ras- och vithetsstudier; hälsans sociala bestämningsfaktorer; folkhälsovetenskap; strukturell rasism;

    Sammanfattning : Bakgrund: Strukturell rasism betraktas alltmer som en central faktor för skillnader i hälsans sociala bestämningsfaktorer. Att eliminera sådana strukturer kan därmed ses som ett centralt mål för att nå jämlik hälsa för alla med lika villkor. Rollen av normativ vithet har dock inte ännu betraktats som en faktor inom folkhälsoområdet. LÄS MER

  3. 3. From global North to global South : A qualitative study about Swedish social work students' international field training in South Africa

    Master-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för socialt arbete (SA); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för socialt arbete (SA)

    Författare :Miranda Hörnquist; Nicole Stula; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Postcolonial; South Africa; Field traning; Social work student; International social work; Privilege;

    Sammanfattning : In light of globalization, international social work from global North to global South is accelerating and the emphasis from Swedish universities on international experience among students has increased. Various scholars problematize the domination of the global North as theories and practice have historically been unquestionably transformed from so-called developed to developing countries. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Clean : Not the Monochrome, Universal and Neutral Modernism You Expect

    Master-uppsats, Konstfack/Institutionen för design, inredningsarkitektur och visuell kommunikation (DIV)

    Författare :Bartholomeus Manders; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Modernism; Design; Legacy; Heritage; Practice; Education; Globalism; National Identity; Colonialism; Postcolonialism; Authoritarianism; Experience; Graphic Design; Industrial Design; Architecture; Interior Design; Fashion; Colour; Colour Research; Europe; North America; Western Culture;

    Sammanfattning : This project report offers insight into my research, creative process and work during my two-year Master in visual communication at Konstfack, Stockholm.Clean: Not the Monochrome, Universal and Neutral Modernism You Expect is the published culmination of a period of visual research highlighting Modernism — Modernist (graphic) design and architecture to be precise — as a power structure by uncovering its connections to colonialism and design authoritarianism through misperception, whiteness, exclusive practicing and imposition. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Svart, brun eller normal? : En intervjustudie om historielärares arbete kring vithet och vithetsnormer

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på grundnivå, Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Författare :Sandra Lehikoinen; [2019]
    Nyckelord :The Whiteness norm; Feminist Killjoy.; Vithetsnorm; vithet; The Whiteness norm; rasifiering; rasial inramning; hegemonisk vithet; Feminist Killjoy; identitet; historiemedvetande.;

    Sammanfattning : This study aims to investigate how history teachers relate to whiteness and the whiteness norms in their teaching. The material mainly consists of qualitative interviews with history teachers who are active in lower secondary schools in Jönköping County. LÄS MER