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Viljan att erkännas och frihet bortom kategorisering

Moestam, Linda LU (2010) MRSG20 20101
Human Rights Studies
Centre for Theology and Religious Studies
Abstract
This is a study about the new supplement in the Swedish law of discrimination; Transgender identity or expression, means that someone does not identify herself or himself as a woman or a man or expresses by their manner of dressing or in some other way that they belong to another sex. The purpose with this essay is to discover different perspective to understand the new supplement. The research questions were: (1) How is it possible to understand this new supplement? (2) How is
it possible to read the meaning of identity in relation to this supplement? To analyse this questions I have used queerfeminist theory and the concept of discourse analyse. The findings showed that there is a big tension to be defined within a category as a... (More)
This is a study about the new supplement in the Swedish law of discrimination; Transgender identity or expression, means that someone does not identify herself or himself as a woman or a man or expresses by their manner of dressing or in some other way that they belong to another sex. The purpose with this essay is to discover different perspective to understand the new supplement. The research questions were: (1) How is it possible to understand this new supplement? (2) How is
it possible to read the meaning of identity in relation to this supplement? To analyse this questions I have used queerfeminist theory and the concept of discourse analyse. The findings showed that there is a big tension to be defined within a category as a transgender person and the right to be recognized even outsides this frames as a constantly fluently individual. My conclusion is that the new supplement both appear to include but also exclude people to get protection against discrimination. (Less)
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author
Moestam, Linda LU
supervisor
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course
MRSG20 20101
year
type
L2 - 2nd term paper (old degree order)
subject
keywords
Tiina Rosenberg , Judith Butler, Michel Foucault, Fanny Ambjörnsson, Transsexualitet, Identity, Performative, Feminism, Queer, Sex, Gender, Transsexualism, Discrimination, Gay, Transgender
language
Swedish
id
1608432
date added to LUP
2010-06-15 17:26:25
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2014-09-04 08:27:47
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  abstract     = {This is a study about the new supplement in the Swedish law of discrimination; Transgender identity or expression, means that someone does not identify herself or himself as a woman or a man or expresses by their manner of dressing or in some other way that they belong to another sex. The purpose with this essay is to discover different perspective to understand the new supplement. The research questions were: (1) How is it possible to understand this new supplement? (2) How is
it possible to read the meaning of identity in relation to this supplement? To analyse this questions I have used queerfeminist theory and the concept of discourse analyse. The findings showed that there is a big tension to be defined within a category as a transgender person and the right to be recognized even outsides this frames as a constantly fluently individual. My conclusion is that the new supplement both appear to include but also exclude people to get protection against discrimination.},
  author       = {Moestam, Linda},
  keyword      = {Tiina Rosenberg
,Judith Butler,Michel Foucault,Fanny Ambjörnsson,Transsexualitet,Identity,Performative,Feminism,Queer,Sex,Gender,Transsexualism,Discrimination,Gay,Transgender},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Viljan att erkännas och frihet bortom kategorisering},
  year         = {2010},
}