Sökning: "whiteness"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 41 avhandlingar innehållade ordet whiteness.

  1. 1. Attaining Whiteness : A Sociological Study of Race and Racialization in Russia

    Författare :Nikolay Zakharov; Sven Hort; Vessela Misheva; Mark Bassin; Paavo Bergman; Ian Law; Södertörns högskola; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Racialization; Russia; Sociology of Race and Ethnicity; Racism; Social Theory; Nationalism; Modernity; Soviet Union; Postcolonial Studies; Eastern Europe; Identity; Migration; Sociologi; Sociology;

    Sammanfattning : Attaining Whiteness is the first book-length sociological study of how ideas about race resonate in post-Soviet Russia. The book charts how tropes of self, hybridity, and maturity constitute important symbolic vehicles for applying the idea of race to the drawing of differences. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Whiteness and Fluorescence in Layered Paper and Board : Perception and Optical Modelling

    Författare :Ludovic Gustafsson Coppel; Per Edström; Caisa Johansson; Markku Hauta-Kasari; Mittuniversitetet; []
    Nyckelord :ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; NATURAL SCIENCES; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Whiteness; Perception; Colour Appearance Modelling; Paper Optics; Light Scattering; Fluorescence; Lateral Light Scattering; White-Top Mottle; Kubelka-Munk; Radiative Transfer;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is about modelling and predicting the perceived whiteness of plain paper from the paper composition, including fluorescent whitening agents. This involves psychophysical modelling of perceived whiteness from measurable light reflectance properties, and physical modelling of light scattering and fluorescence from the paper composition. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Whiteness and Fluorescence in Paper : Perception and Optical Modelling

    Författare :Ludovic Gustafsson Coppel; Per Edström; Håkan Olin; Caisa Johansson; Markku Hauta-Kasari; Mittuniversitetet; []
    Nyckelord :NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Paper Whiteness; Fluorescence Whitening Agents; Kubelka-Munk; light scattering; paper industry applications; Colour Appearance Models; CIECAM02; Monte Carlo; Optics; Optik;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is about modelling and predicting the perceived whiteness of plain paper from the paper composition, including fluorescent whitening agents. This includes psycho-physical modelling of perceived whiteness from measurable light reflectance properties, and physical modelling of light scattering and fluorescence from the paper composition. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Vithetens koagulerade hjärta. Om avkoloniserande läsningars möjlighet : The Congealed Heart of Whiteness. On the Possibility of Decolonial Readings

    Författare :Therese Svensson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Litteraturvetenskap; Astarte; Karin Boye; Doktor Glas; Hjalmar Söderberg; Herrar; Ludvig Nordström; Modernikolonialitet; Kolonialitet; Avkolonisering; Vithet; Rasialitet; Decolonial reading; Decolonial methodology; Decolonisation; Avkoloniserande läsning; Ch ixi; Barbara Christian; Companion Species; Donna Haraway; Indigeneity; Marked Racialization; Material-Semiotic; Modernicoloniality; New Materialism; Rauna Kuokkanen; Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui; Sápmi; Scandinavian fiction; Unmarked racialization; Whiteness; Avkoloniserande metod;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this dissertation is to read three Swedish-language works of literary fiction from the 20th century in a decolonising way in order to provide insights into what the development of such a reading style entails. With this goal in mind, I make use of theoretical and methodological perspectives taken from decolonial studies, indigenous studies, neomaterialism and critical race- and whiteness studies. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Vithet i svensk spelfilm 1989-2010

    Författare :Hynek Pallas; Astrid Söderbergh Widding; Claire Thomson; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Critical whiteness studies; whiteness; Sweden; Swedishness; Swedish cinema; class; ethnicity; race; gender; phenomenology; kritiska vithetsstudier; vithet; svenskhet; nation; svensk film; etnicitet; klass; genus; fenomenologi; Film; Filmvetenskap; Cinema Studies; filmvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation analyzes whiteness in Swedish fiction films between 1989 and 2010. It examines the relationship between whiteness and nation in Sweden, and whiteness as a national Swedish symbol and how this is reformulated at different times in history. LÄS MER