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Subject: discrimination

‘She is the civiliser, the purifier of life’: The extent of feminist and imperial ideology in the shaping of representations of women at the 1900 Woman’s Exhibition

  • Author:
  • Emma Louise Fox
  • Subjects:
  • 1900s
  • class
  • culture
  • discrimination
  • exhibitions
  • feminism
  • gender
  • history
  • identity
  • imperialism
  • post-colonialism
  • race
  • racism
  • Woman's Exhibition
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

A study of queer space in British cities, and its impact on the lives of gay men in the 1970s and 1980s

  • Author:
  • Rachel Conroy
  • Subjects:
  • 1960s
  • AIDS
  • discrimination
  • gay rights
  • homosexuality
  • same-sex desire
  • sexuality
  • space
  • United Kingdom
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

An examination of the use of emotion as a mobilising force amongst second wave feminists in the periodical Spare Rib

  • Author:
  • Hollie Mather
  • Subjects:
  • discrimination
  • emotional response
  • feminism
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

The Extent to Which Lesbians and Lesbian Issues Were Involved in Social Political Movements Throughout the 1970s and 1980s, and How Their Interests Were Catered For

  • Author:
  • Charlotte Luisa Dunstan
  • Subjects:
  • 1970s
  • 1980s
  • Disability
  • discrimination
  • diversity
  • female expression
  • homosexuality
  • lesbians
  • political movements
  • sociocultural impact
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

An Exploration of Jewish Identity in Post-War Britain through Oral History and Personal Testimony

  • Author:
  • Rachel Susannah Gee
  • Subjects:
  • anti-Semitism
  • British Jews
  • cultural assimilation
  • culture
  • discrimination
  • historical writing
  • history
  • Holocaust
  • identity
  • immigration
  • Israel
  • Jews
  • oral history
  • post-war
  • refugee
  • religion
  • religious ideology
  • Second World War
  • social class
  • social mobility
  • testimonies
  • Twentieth Century
  • United Kingdom
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

Population data of X-STR and Y-STR markers in English and Irish males

  • Author:
  • Tasbiha Khan
  • Subjects:
  • discrimination
  • diversity
  • DNA
  • English population
  • forensic applications
  • Forensic Science
  • genetics
  • human identification
  • Irish population
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • MSc Forensic Science

‘Othering Blackness’: An Analysis into the role of Illustration and the media in reflecting racist ideologies and fomenting the racial liberalisation of America

  • Author:
  • Verity Rose Taylor
  • Subjects:
  • discrimination
  • Illustration
  • media
  • racism
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Illustration

Monstrosity and uncanny familiarity: the representations of race and the ‘other’ in The Book of John Mandeville

  • Author:
  • Christine Anne Read
  • Subjects:
  • anti-Semitism
  • Christianity
  • discrimination
  • ethnicity
  • history
  • Jews
  • Medieval Studies
  • racism
  • the "other"
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • MA Medieval Studies

The relationship between knowledge of ASD and openness towards peers on the autism spectrum in university students

  • Author:
  • Angel Hoi Ting Wong
  • Subjects:
  • autism
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • discrimination
  • higher education
  • psychology
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology

Liminal Spaces: The Parallels between Postcolonial and Queer Theory in South Asian Literature

  • Author:
  • Sophie Anna Crocker
  • Subjects:
  • discrimination
  • English
  • gender
  • identity
  • literature
  • postcolonial theory
  • queer theory
  • South Asia
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) English