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Jag hatar också feministfittorna: en rättssociologisk studie om näthat mot kvinnor med ett feministiskt engagemang

Hansen, Althea LU and Viktor, Josefine LU (2015) RÄSK02 20151
Department of Sociology of Law
Abstract
This paper aims to identify and analyze the language used when women with feminist engagement are violated on the Internet. Four discussion threads on Flashback Forum whom contains discussions about five women with a public feminist engagement have been examined. The essay have a critical starting point and uses a feminist perspective on norms and critical discourse analysis as theory and method.
The result of the essay has shown that a certain language is used on Flashback Forum against women with a public feminist engagement. The users expres anti-feminsim in their language and the text contains abusive language when refering to the women as feminists. Furthermore, the result show that there are expressions of racism among the users... (More)
This paper aims to identify and analyze the language used when women with feminist engagement are violated on the Internet. Four discussion threads on Flashback Forum whom contains discussions about five women with a public feminist engagement have been examined. The essay have a critical starting point and uses a feminist perspective on norms and critical discourse analysis as theory and method.
The result of the essay has shown that a certain language is used on Flashback Forum against women with a public feminist engagement. The users expres anti-feminsim in their language and the text contains abusive language when refering to the women as feminists. Furthermore, the result show that there are expressions of racism among the users when producing text associated with feminism. (Less)
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author
Hansen, Althea LU and Viktor, Josefine LU
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organization
course
RÄSK02 20151
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
critical discourse analysis, antifeminism, women, cyber hate, Flashback Forum
language
Swedish
id
5473012
date added to LUP
2015-06-25 11:57:56
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2015-06-25 11:57:56
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  abstract     = {This paper aims to identify and analyze the language used when women with feminist engagement are violated on the Internet. Four discussion threads on Flashback Forum whom contains discussions about five women with a public feminist engagement have been examined. The essay have a critical starting point and uses a feminist perspective on norms and critical discourse analysis as theory and method.
The result of the essay has shown that a certain language is used on Flashback Forum against women with a public feminist engagement. The users expres anti-feminsim in their language and the text contains abusive language when refering to the women as feminists. Furthermore, the result show that there are expressions of racism among the users when producing text associated with feminism.},
  author       = {Hansen, Althea and Viktor, Josefine},
  keyword      = {critical discourse analysis,antifeminism,women,cyber hate,Flashback Forum},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Jag hatar också feministfittorna: en rättssociologisk studie om näthat mot kvinnor med ett feministiskt engagemang},
  year         = {2015},
}