Search for dissertations about: "race"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 151 swedish dissertations containing the word race.

  1. 1. Love ain't got no color? Attitude toward interracial marriage in Sweden

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Sayaka Osanami Törngren; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Interracial marriage; attitudes; race; Contact Hypothesis; group position; prejudice and stereotypes; colorblindness; perception of difference; mixed methods; Interrnarriage; attityder; race; kontakthypotes; gruppositioner; fördomar och stereotyper; färgblindhet; perception av skillnad; mixed methods; Humanities Social Sciences; Attitudes; Race; Group position; Prejudice and stereotypes; Colorblindness; Perception of difference; Mixed methods;

    Abstract : Denna avhandling granskar majoritetssamhällets åsikter och attityder till “interracial marriage and relationships” (blandäktenskap och annan blandrelation). Populationen för denna granskning är ett representativt urval av befolkningen i Malmö, Sveriges tredje största stad. Studien drivs främst av två teoretiska inriktningar. READ MORE

  2. 2. Colonizing Fever : Race and Media Cultures in Late Nineteenth-Century Sweden

    University dissertation from Lund : Mediehistoriskt arkiv

    Author : Åsa Bharathi Larsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; media cultures; race; late nineteenth century; visual representations of the colonial world; colonialism; Sweden; postcolonial theory; urban everyday life; scientific expeditions; entertainment; Konstvetenskap; History of Art;

    Abstract : The dissertation focuses on visual representations of the colonial world in late nineteenth-century Sweden. Situated at the intersection between postcolonial studies, visual culture studies and cultural histories of media, the study has a threefold aim. READ MORE

  3. 3. Political Liberalism and the Politics of Race: Beyond Perfectionism and Culture

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Utz Lars McKnight; [1996]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Rights; Equality; Multiculturalism.; Political and administrative sciences; förvaltningskunskap; Statsvetenskap; Culture; Pragmatism; Liberalism; Race;

    Abstract : It is a commonplace to suggest that liberal theory should construct principles which are race-neutral, that policies should be ‘color-blind1. This study criticizes the description of race neutrality in recent theories of political liberalism. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Promises of the Free World Postsocialist Experience in Argentina and the Making of Migrants, Race, and Coloniality

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Author : Jenny Ingridsdotter; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; political discourse theory; ethnography; Argentina; race; whiteness; coloniality; postsocialism; social inequality; subject positions; migration; gender; class; intersectionality; ethnography; post structuralism; Latin America; Soviet Union; identities; differentiation; ethnology; economic crisis; mobility; auto-ethnography; colonial settlement; diaspora; humanities; Ukraine; Russia; Historical Studies; Historiska studier; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the narrated experiences of a number of individuals that migrated to Argentina from Russia and Ukraine in the wake of the fall of the Soviet Union. The over-arching aim of this thesis is to study the ways in which these migrants navigated the social reality in Argentina, with regards to available physical, material, and socioeconomic positions as well as with regards to their narrated self-understandings and identifications. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Slaves to Princes : The role of NGOs in the construction of race and ethnicity in Salvador, Brazil

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University

    Author : Örjan Bartholdson; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; social movements; NGOs; Afro-Brazilian; race; ethnicity; foreign activists; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social anthropology ethnography Social anthropology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialantrolopologi etnografi Socialantropologi; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Abstract : Global forms and changes affect all spheres of human life-worlds; not least how we interpret and create systems of meaning in our respective habitats. A merging of global and local reflections and actions often causes ideological transformations and discursive shifts. READ MORE