Den moderna världens feminism – en kunskapsöversikt om västcentristisk feminism och globaliseringen av nyliberalism
Independent thesis Basic level (professional degree), 210 HE creditsStudent thesis
This literal review intended to assess and shed light upon if west-centric feminism justifies
the neoliberal globalization that reproduces the reproduction of inequality in the world.
The result indicated that sex is not sufficient to categorize a universal group of women and
that other aspects of social structures such as class, caste, ethnicity, race, religion and age
should be included in transnational feminism, and that this discourse needs to be
characterized by contextual understanding of culture and power. Neoliberalism has created
space for personal freedom and choice, but all do not possess the same conditions to utilise
tools to attain positive progress in regard to these choices. Furthermore, this study has
revealed that feminism is subordinate to the globalization of neoliberalism and that the
post-feminist trend could be perceived as being discrepant with a progressive transnational
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. , 32 p.
feminism, transnationell feminism, nyliberalism, globalisering, västcentrism.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:miun:diva-23264Local ID: SA-V14-G2-046OAI: oai:DiVA.org:miun-23264DiVA: diva2:757129
Subject / course
Social work SS2
Social Work Education - Bachelor of Science programme SSOCG 210 higher education credits
2014-08-29, Mittuniversitetet, Östersund, 10:41 (Swedish)
Jönsson, Jessica H, Postdoc
Kamali, Masoud, Professor