Browse by Subject "gender studies"
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Curating the collector: exploring representations of early modern German women book collectors (1650-1780) (2012-06-27)This dissertation examines representations of book collecting by German women in the early modern period in order to explore the role of gender in this activity. Portrayals of book collectors in the modern and early modern ...
Entering the Boys' Club: An Analysis of Female Representation in Game Industry, Culture, and Design (iSchools, 2014-03-01)Numerous studies have examined the role of gender in game design, game play and game experience and conclude that women are often excluded and objectified in character design, appearance and behavior. Game and gender studies ...
(2010-08-31)After his electoral victory in the 1982 General Elections, Alfonso Guerra, the Vice President of the first Socialist Government after Franco's dictatorship declared, using a very coloquial Spanish expression: "Vamos a poner ...
“It’s incompatible with the views of the community about themselves and their defining characteristics”: norms and knowledge production within the transgender wikipedia page (iSchools, 3/15/16)In this poster, we present a typology of norms shaping editing decisions within the English version of the Wikipedia Transgender topic page. Using Talk page content, where editors negotiate these decisions, we employed an ...
(2013-05-28)The goal of this study was to estimate the prevalence of overweight and obesity among Asian Indian high skilled migrants in central Illinois and quantify the magnitude of association between the prevalence of overweight ...