Master Theses in Cultural Anthropology, 2012-

Below all master theses in Cultural Anthropology produced at the department since 2012 are listed. The theses are listed in chronological order after year (latest year first), and for each year after last name of author.

For older theses, please visit Master Theses in Cultural Anthropology 2005-2011.

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    Enbuske, Hanna

    Take Care!: The Ideal Patient and Self-Governing

    2019.

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    Kikuchi, Yuka

    (Becoming) Strong Women in Sweden: Japanese Female Immigrants in the Greater Stockholm Area

    2019.

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    Repka, Robert

    “It’s my city and I’m not going to move away!”: Shaping a sense of being-at-home-in-the-world and seeking balance between acting and being acted upon in developing Bratislava.

    2019.

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    Rossetti, Vanina

    Talking through the body. Creating of common world and changing the community through a theatrical performance, a case study.

    2019.

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    Tesoro, Stephenie

    In (H)Arm's Way: A Look Into the Culture of the Defense and Security Industry

    2019.

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    Van Cleave, Kayla

    (RE)ASSEMBLING INTEGRATION: Swedish for Truck Drivers as a Context for Integrating

    2019.

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    Öbom, Alexander

    NEW ROADS TAKEN BY FEW: Motorcycle-taxi drivers and neoliberal development in rural Uganda

    2019.

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    Abdi Ali, Dusit

    The bright hopes and desoluted dream of Ethiopian women: A study of circular migration to middle east and the gulf states

    2018.

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    Alkarp, Lars Jesper

    Establishing a Culture of Migration: The Spatial, Economic, and Social Planning of Philippine-Korean Labour Migration

    2018.

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    Alves, Leonardo Marcondes

    Give us this day our daily bread: The moral order of Pentecostal peasants in South Brazil

    2018.

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    Becskei, Merlin

    40 Years in the Desert: Orthopraxy instead of Orthodoxy in an Anarchist Kibbutz

    2018.

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    Crown, Juno

    Home of the Japanese Heart: Socio-historical Contextualization of Gender Politics, Commodity Animism and Super State-Nationalism of Japanese Modernity through the Indigenous Faith

    2018.

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    de Vries, Louise

    (Re)assembling Our Past, Present and Future: The Slovene Ethnographic Museum as a Platform for Dialogue

    2018.

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    Diederich, Jill

    Trash to Treasure: Art between Contemporary and Conventional Ecological Practices in Arkhangelsk, Russia

    2018.

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    Fisher, Charlotte

    A Sense of Place: Outdoor Pursuits and Cabin Fever. A Nordic Haven for Gender Equality

    2018.

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    Forss, Alec

    "The City is Yours": Desegregation and Sharing Space in Post-Conflict Belfast

    2018.

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    Johansson, Lena

    The In-Betweens of Space and Time in Transit: Spatial and temporal realities for urban refugees in Eastleigh, Nairobi

    2018.

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    Nordby, Linda

    “Bikinis and fish don’t match” Exploring conflicts and local development of tourism in Ngapali, Burma

    2018.

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    Omer, Ismael

    Stories That Cut Across: The Case of Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Calais, France

    2018.

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    Sallstedt, Alexander

    Performing the Nation through Nature: A Study of Nationalism and Cultural Objectification: Stories from Icelandic Northern Lights Tours

    2018.

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    Sjödin, Jennie

    Double Bind Tying Breastfeeding Women to a Liminal Position: Discourses about Public Breastfeeding in the Swedish Media Debate 1980-2016

    2018.

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    Yllequist, Kajsa

    You can’t eat the sweet with the paper on: An anthropological study of perceptions of HIV and HIV prevention among Xhosa youth in Cape Town, South Africa

    2018.

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    Drew, Liesl

    'I'm from Barcelona': Boundaries and Transformations Between Catalan and Spanish Identities

    2017.

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    Engberg, Anna

    Ecocertifications and quality labels: For whom and why, in the case of Laponia.

    2017.

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    Gunnarsson, Malin

    Self-care and injury prevention in the Swedish welfare society: An anthropological study on how physical activity and cardio exercise are used to self-care both physically and mentally

    2017.

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    Konde, Patrick

    Ra(ce)ising Questions About School: Analyzing social structures in a Swedish High School

    2017.

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    Mallow, Stefanie

    Between Dark Days and Light Nights: International PhD Students’ Experiences in Uppsala

    2017.

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    Ståhlkrantz, Nils

    The Tiger in the Cage: Discourse on China's Engagement in Kenya

    2017.

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    van der Bent, Maarten

    “It’s two things mixed together!”: A Baptist missionary nurse and her symbiotic relationship with Ndyuka medicine

    2017.

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    Azis, Georgios

    Rising up against the subordination of life in Barcelonès: an ethnography of the struggle of the afectadas for a future without debt chains

    2016.

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    Bädeker, Lars

    "They Want to Control Everything" - Discourse and Lifestyle in Contemporary Turkey

    2016.

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    Campanella, Mariapia Rosa

    The proof is in the pudding/steak: Halal food consumption, moral overtones and re-negotiation of categories among Muslim believers in Stockholm County

    2016.

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    Garcia, Jennifer

    New healthcare system regulations, same problems: A Study on the Effects of Unattainable Healthcare and a Non-Government Funded Organization in New York City

    2016.

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    Gómez, Andrés

    Resisting abandonment: An ethnography of oil workers' resistance to political violence and capital accumulation in rural Colombia

    2016.

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    McEvoy, Caitlin

    One-Size-(does not)-Fit-All: Adult immigrant students' understanding of the determinants for success in learning Swedish as a second language

    2016.

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    Muzammal, Bilal

    Policy and Access: A Story of Marginalized Fishing Community in Pakistan

    2016.

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    Nilsson, Sara

    Coloured by Race: A study about the making of Coloured identities in South Africa

    2016.

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    Post, Rosalie Anne

    'God will help me': Of hopes and uncertainties, tactics and futures among Kampalan A-level students

    2016.

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    Sandberg, Nanna

    'Engineers optimise everything': Socialisation and control in software development work

    2016.

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    Caballero, Adelaida

    The Rebellion of the Chicken: Self-making, reality (re)writing and lateral struggles in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

    2015.

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    Helmisaari, Tommi

    Changing food choices in a changing city: Vietnamese youth in contemporary Hanoi

    2015.

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    Källström, Dan

    The Ladies’ Chairman: Male Headship and Gender Equality in Pentecostal Ghana

    2015.

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    Landström, Katarina

    Financial Crisis and Experience Itself: The Beginning of a Redeeming Story in Iceland

    2015.

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    Lundqvist, Kee

    Stories of Significance: The Process and Practises of Sense-Making in the Sherlock Fan Community

    2015.

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    Sörner, Sofia

    Accountability, Sovereignty, Friendship: Inter-cultural Encounters in a Ugandan-Swedish Municipal partnership

    2015.

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    Emitslöf, Emma

    ‘The way we are speechless doesn’t mean our heads are empty’ - an analysis of Rwandan hip-hop and its ambivalences as a youth cultural expression tool in Kigali

    2014.

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    Maurin, Beatrice

    “The Filipina is a fighter, a fighter for her rights, a fighter for her freedom to work and freedom to express herself”: An anthropological study about the feminization of migration in the Philippines

    2014.

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    Baumann, Amelie

    OLD AIDS, NEW AIDS: A Study on the Effects of Antiretroviral Treatment on Non-Governmental Support Communities for HIV-Positive People in Germany

    2013.

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    Fendel, Benedikt

    Process Work, Dreambody, and Shamanism: A Study of Neoshamanism at the Process Work Activists’ Community and the Theories of Process Work as Laid Down by Arnold Mindell

    2013.

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    Karcsics, Ann-Marie

    “My Friends Are My Safety Net”: Friendship Amongst Young Adults in Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina

    2013.

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    Liggins, Arlena Siobhan

    “They Say It Has No Cure”: Illness Narratives of Diabetes Patients in Uganda

    2013.

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    Sanogo, Aïdas

    Behind the Scenes: Urban Planning and Resettlement of Displaced People Following the Flooding of the 1st September 2009 in Burkina Faso

    2013.

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    ur-Rehman, Obaid

    Ethical‐Formation of Self in Islamic Discursive Practices amongst Muslim Youth: An Ethnography of the Uppsala Mosque

    2013.

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    Cakinel, Hande

    One Nation, One Discourse: A Study of Nationalization and National Identity Formation in Two Syriac Ethno-religious Communities in Turkey

    2012.

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    Hultqvist, Hugo

    Running for Modernity: athletics, social change, and replacing Kenyan traditionalism with a modern consciousness

    2012.

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    Johansson, Fanny

    It Looks Good on Paper: An Anthropological Exploration of Volunteer Tourism and English Teaching in Northeastern Thailand

    2012.

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    Miller, Nina

    Women's Access to Subsidized Antiretroviral Treatment in Ougadougou, Burkina Faso

    2012.

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    Modin, Maja

    “Thank God, Pythagoras was not from Bosnia”: A study about the dynamics of categorizations in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    2012.

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    Muslim, Yusuf

    Backs to the Future: The Mythologizing of Modernity and the Modernizing of Magic amongst Muslims in East London

    2012.

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    Sandberg, Andreas

    “Little by little”: Dealing with HIV/AIDS in Ekwendeni, northern Malawi

    2012.