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”Gratis sex skulle också vara ganska coolt ’TBH’ men kärlek är bättre antar jag”. En netnografisk studie om incels syn på sin livssituation och gemenskapen på incel-forum


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Title: ”Gratis sex skulle också vara ganska coolt ’TBH’ men kärlek är bättre antar jag”. En netnografisk studie om incels syn på sin livssituation och gemenskapen på incel-forum
Other Titles: ”Free sex would also be kind of cool tbh [to be honest], but love is better I guess.”
Authors: Vårhall, Linn
Öst, Hanna
Issue Date: 13-Jan-2021
Degree: Student essay
Keywords: backstage
Bourdieu
classification struggles
frontstage
Goffman
incel forum
incels
involuntary celibacy
labeling theory
netnography
outsiders
stigma
symbolic interactionism
Abstract: Previous research and medial narratives often present incels as a violent outcast group. The involuntary celibates are rarely looked at as individuals, but as a homogenous mass which implicitly is equated with terrorism. After being partly shut out of the internet forum reddit, incels created their own exclusive forums. This qualitative study was made with netnographic hidden observations on two incel forums, with the purpose to study how the users on these forums define an incel, how they... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/67256
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