Queer Romania: exploring LGBTQ+ (social) movements, struggles and actions in an Eastern European reality

Banica, Alexia (A.A. 2021/2022) Queer Romania: exploring LGBTQ+ (social) movements, struggles and actions in an Eastern European reality. Tesi di Laurea in Political sociology, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Michele Sorice, pp. 54. [Bachelor's Degree Thesis]

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Contentious politics and social movements overview: US and USSR distinctive developments. Contentious politics: why social movement is not enough of a definition. New social movements: from the 1970s onward. The gay rights movement in the US: from the Stonewall Inn to the creation of the movement. Social movements in the USSR: different narration. What a social movement really is: definition, theories, actions and the LGBTQ+ (social) movement. Political opportunities: political change leads to transformation. Incentives, participation, and repertoires of action. The importance of culture. The LGBTQ+ social movement. Eastern European perspective. Romania: the LGBTQ+ community: political, institutional, social, religious developments. Historical and legal viewpoint of queerness. Cultural framework, societal perceptions. The influence of the Orthodox Church in disrupting LGBT social movements. The work of ACCEPT Romania and the emergence of other grassroot activity. 2018-2021, major setbacks for the LGBTQ+ community. The change of mindset of citizens through time.


Bibliografia: pp. 52-54.

Thesis Type: Bachelor's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Bachelor's Degree Programs > Bachelor's Degree Program in Political Science (L36)
Chair: Political sociology
Thesis Supervisor: Sorice, Michele
Academic Year: 2021/2022
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 09 Feb 2023 08:20
Last Modified: 09 Feb 2023 08:20
URI: https://tesi.luiss.it/id/eprint/35013


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