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Subject: women

Marking the coloniality of sex tourism in Southeast Asia from the perspectives of Thailand and the Philippines: mapping out a new discourse on the agency of sex workers

  • Author:
  • Millie Jane Reid
  • Subjects:
  • colonialism
  • economy
  • HIV/Aids
  • imperialism
  • international community
  • international relations
  • neoliberalism
  • Philippines
  • sex
  • sex tourism
  • sex workers
  • Southeast Asia
  • tourism
  • Western
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • MA International Relations

British films that will lift your spirits: Exploring nostalgia, community and identification in films at times of socio/political uncertainty

  • Author:
  • Karenza Bell
  • Subjects:
  • British cinema
  • British society
  • cinema
  • communities
  • equality
  • European Union
  • film
  • gay rights
  • gender
  • gender identity
  • gender representation
  • identity
  • LGBTQ+
  • masculinity
  • national identity
  • nostalgia
  • politics
  • referendums
  • values
  • women
  • Working Classes
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

Postfeminism and Progression: An investigation into representations in Sex and the City and Big Little Lies

  • Author:
  • Sarah Olivier
  • Subjects:
  • 1990s
  • Big Little Lies
  • female expression
  • female sexuality
  • feminism
  • film theory
  • postfeminism
  • Sex and the City
  • television
  • textual analysis
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Media Production

Who is The Cool Girl? An investigation into Amy Dunne and The Cool Girl Trope

  • Author:
  • Georgia Whitehouse
  • Subjects:
  • "Cool Girl"
  • fantasy
  • femme fatale
  • film
  • film adaptation
  • film noir
  • Gone Girl
  • literary film
  • media
  • misogyny
  • narrative
  • patriarchy
  • perception
  • semiotics
  • television
  • textual analysis
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

The Ground-Breaking Work of Agnès Varda and La Nouvelle Vague

  • Author:
  • Lauren Morley
  • Subjects:
  • artistic intention
  • auteurism
  • director
  • female perspective
  • film
  • film industry
  • film techniques
  • film theory
  • filmmaker
  • La Nouvelle Vague
  • patriarchy
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

Smoke and Mirrors: Women as Witches in American Cinema

  • Author:
  • Emma Moorhouse
  • Subjects:
  • #MeToo movement
  • 1980s
  • 1990s
  • female expression
  • female perspective
  • female sexuality
  • feminism
  • fiction
  • film
  • gender
  • gender representation
  • horror
  • patriarchy
  • postfeminism
  • race
  • sexuality
  • social movements
  • societal role
  • sociocultural impact
  • sociology
  • The Craft
  • The Witches of Eastwick
  • witches
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

What is Instagram’s Role in Female Identity Formation?

  • Author:
  • Codie Mackenzie
  • Subjects:
  • #MeToo movement
  • body image
  • communication
  • digital technology
  • discourse
  • female expression
  • female perspective
  • feminism
  • gender
  • hashtag
  • identity
  • Instagram
  • perception
  • photography
  • selfie
  • sexual violence
  • sexuality
  • social media
  • visual
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Media Studies

The acute effects of creatine supplementation on indirect markers of exercise-induced muscle damage in female recreational athletes

  • Author:
  • Megan L Bell
  • Subjects:
  • athletes
  • creatine
  • exercise
  • female health
  • muscle damage
  • nutrition
  • sport
  • supplements
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science

Has COVID-19 highlighted a way to equalise gender in the workplace? An exploratory investigation into working mothers

  • Author:
  • Stacey R Toms
  • Subjects:
  • career development
  • careers
  • childcare
  • children
  • Coronavirus
  • Covid-19
  • flexibility
  • flexible working
  • job role
  • pandemic
  • remote working
  • women
  • working environment
  • working women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Business and Management

A discourse analysis into the organisation Refinery29 and the social media platforms Instagram and Twitter regarding their approach to gendered racism in the workplace

  • Author:
  • Shannell Huskisson-Tate
  • Subjects:
  • black women
  • business and management
  • discourse
  • discourse analysis
  • discrimination
  • employment
  • feminism
  • Foucault
  • gender
  • gendered racism
  • leadership
  • management
  • power
  • racism
  • Refinery29
  • social media
  • United States
  • women
  • women of colour
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Business and Management