Search for dissertations about: "othering"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 swedish dissertations containing the word othering.

  1. 1. Designing tools for conviviality A design led exploration of Participatory Activity Mapping

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Fredrik Sandberg; KTH.; KTH.; [2019]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Convivial tool; design tools; service design; participatory design; space in between; heterogeneous; participatory activity mapping; absent; othering; Design tools; Service design; Participatory design; Space in-between; Heterogeneous; Participatory Activity Mapping; Absent; Othering;

    Abstract : This thesis is a report of research work that contributes to the understanding of so-called convivial tools. It does this by describing how small enterprises use Participatory Activity Mapping as an approach to changing, as well as caring about, people and the things that hold their work situations together. READ MORE

  2. 2. Othering Processes in Feminist Teaching: A case study of an adult educational institution

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Chia-Ling Yang; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; feminist methodology; feminist theory; liberal adult education; postcolonial theory; Swedish gender equality; welfare state; anti-racist education; feminist teaching; intersectionality; sexualized racism; gendered racism; boundary making; othering; difference;

    Abstract : Taking its starting point from a critical dialogue with feminist and postcolonial theory, this dissertation explores processes of othering in a feminist adult educational institution, Women’s Room, in Sweden. Women’s Room is a women-only school and half of the student body has a migrant background. READ MORE

  3. 3. Anglo-French Relations and the Acadians in Canada's Maritime Literature: Issues of Othering and Transculturation

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Birgitta Brown; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Maritime Provinces; Acadie; othering; transculturation; colonialism; postcolonialism; Mary-Louise Pratt; Fernando Ortiz; Roland Walter; Sir Charles G. D. Roberts; Thomas Head Raddall; Antonine Maillet; Claude Le Bouthillier; David Adams Richards; Janice Kulyk Keefer; Jeannine Landry Thériault.;

    Abstract : Ph.D. dissertation at the University of Gothenburg, 2008 Title: Anglo-French Relations and the Acadians in Canada s Maritime Literature: Issues of Othering and Transculturation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Beyond Orientalism and Occidentalism Identity constructions in Arab and Western news media

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Mahitab Ezz El Din; Örebro universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Orientalism; Occidentalism; Arab; West; Othering; identity; media constructions; tolerance; multiculturalism; xenophobia; Peace Journalism; Global War on Terror; Media and Communication Studies; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study examines how the media construct the identities of the Other by creating various ‘us’ versus ‘them’ positions (Othering) when covering non-violence-based intercultural conflicts in Arab and Western news media. Othering in this study is understood as an umbrella concept that in general terms refers to the discursive process of constructing and positioning the Self and the Other into separate identities of an ‘us’ and a ‘them. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tradition and Modernity : Images of Jews in Latvian Novels 1934 – 1944

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Anette Reinsch-Campbell; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; anti-Semitism; contact zones; dehumanisation; discourse; social distance; identification; image; Jews; Latvianness; modernity; the other; ‘othering’; stereotype; tradition; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Baltic languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Baltiska språk; baltiska språk; Baltic Languages;

    Abstract : Jews have been represented in Latvian literature for centuries. This dissertation investigates the images of Jews in a comprehensive selection of Latvian novels published between 1934–1944 in order to establish whether, and to what extent, the traditional images are subject to change under the pressure of modernity, nationalism and a rapidly changing political situation. READ MORE