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Global outlook: Gender researcher challenges the image of the Middle East and North Africa

2017-08-29 09:48

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Aiming to highlight the active presence of Gender Studies in the Middle Eastern academia, Serin Fath...

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Portrait: Pioneer who knows resistance

2017-04-12 12:26

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– The challenge of doing gender equality work in organisations tends to be that men and women react ...

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Portrait: ‘Important to go global’

2016-09-29 19:29

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Asia has always been close to heart for social anthropologist Helle Rydström. 'Vietnam was part o...

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Glossary

2016-06-09 14:43

 

Do you want to refer to our glossary? Here is how you do it, example word "Othering": Swedish secre...

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Rivers crossing disciplinary boundaries

2016-06-01 11:44

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May-Britt Öhman, researcher at Uppsala University, studies how the expansion of hydropower generatio...

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Portrait: The voices of black women are missing

2016-05-16 09:30

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‘It’s the same struggle. But it is carried out in different arenas.’ She is a Ugandan native and ...

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New PhD theses on the struggles of women’s studies

2016-04-26 11:03

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Whenever the history of gender research is told, we like to begin in the 1970s and the radical tende...

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New network formed at music conference in Örebro, Sweden

2016-04-20 10:00

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The conference, titled Gender and Music: Practices, Performances, Politics, GeMus, was held 16–18 Ma...

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Refugee situation affects the image of unaccompanied minors

2016-04-18 18:00

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That non-white men are portrayed as perpetrators from patriarchal cultures is old news. The phenomen...

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Gender researchers are challenging boundaries in academia

2016-04-16 06:45

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‘It’s difficult to make a general statement, but it’s easy to see that there is a focus on inter...

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Keynote speakers – Open programme

2016-02-12 11:30

 

The conference title, Boundaries, mobility and mobilization, affect even when it comes to choosing t...

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Gender studies – what is it?

2016-01-12 13:12

 

Gender studies is very much an interdisciplinary field, and as such it transcends the traditional di...

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A gender perspective – what does it mean?

2016-01-12 13:11

 

To understand our world from different perspectives, we must actively analyse and ponder over questi...

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About sex and gender

2016-01-12 12:01

 

In Sweden, the word for gender – genus – was introduced by a historian named Yvonne Hirdman. In a re...

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Government inquiry leaves out intersex people

2015-12-14 07:00

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The minimum age a person must have reached in order to change his or her gender has recently been su...

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Closed appointment procedures increase gender imbalances in academia

2015-09-30 14:29

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Sociologist and organisational researcher Mathias Wullum Nielsen, who presented his PhD dissertation...

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Exploited foreign women lacking support in law

2015-03-31 11:26

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The conference was a follow-up of a meeting held in 2012 on the same theme. That conference was arra...

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Portrait: Ulla Wikander

2001-03-25 11:36

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The question of giving tax deductions for having a maid makes Ulla Wikander, Professor of Economic H...

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