Elena Alfaya

Elena Alfaya
University of A Coruña | UDC · Faculty of Humanities and Documentation

Elena Alfaya-Lamas, PhD

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Introduction
Elena Alfaya-Lamas works for the University of A Coruna as a Tenured Senior Lecturer (UDC). She is integrated in the MUSTE research group. She is also a Mindfulness practicioner and has been trained by the London Mindfulness Association and certified by them as a Mindfulness teacher. She has founded KARUNA by LC http://www.karuna.es/
Additional affiliations
October 2004 - present
University of A Coruña
Position
  • Lecturer
September 2003 - September 2004
University of A Coruña
Position
  • Isidro Parga Pondal Researcher
September 2002 - March 2017
University of A Coruña
Position
  • Lecturer
Education
September 1996 - February 2001
University of A Coruña
Field of study
  • English Philology

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Publications (15)
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RESUMEN: El objetivo de este trabajo es analizar las palabras y las imágenes utilizadas por anunciantes al nombrar y dar a conocer las fragancias de perfumes. Nos centraremos en las referencias que nombres e imágenes tienen, así como en las connotaciones que estos nombres de fragancias y las imágenes llevan con ellos evidenciando que son una clara...
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Dende o momento en que Luis Seoane marcha cara ao exilio, inicia a súa loita para que todos os galegos e galegas poidan vivir mellor nun mundo máis xusto e libre e, por iso, escribe e pinta da súa terra. A través da escrita e da imaxe materializa as súas denuncias políticas, históricas e sociais, con versos e óleos nos que hai tristura, desesperaci...
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Resumen: El objetivo de esta investigación es contribuir a los estudios de crítica sobre género y organización del conocimiento y las organizaciones prestando especial interés a si la estructura de ambas es sexista o no. A lo largo de este estudio se discute si la teoría y práctica de la organización del conocimiento están mas-culinizadas y se anal...
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El objetivo de esta investigación es contribuir a los estudios de crítica sobre género y organización del conocimiento y las organizaciones prestando especial interés a si la estructura de ambas es sexista o no. A lo largo de este estudio se discute si la teoría y práctica de la organización del conocimiento están masculinizadas y se analizan los s...
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This work is about the Road to Santiago by pilgrims who had arrived in Galicia by sea from ports of the Baltic, The Netherlands, Scandinavia, northern France, and especially English and Irish. Our interest is in the link was established between Galicia and Ireland related to the pilgrimage route, and we go to the main historical facts related to Ir...
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Hay representaciones artísticas que denigran e infravaloran a la mujer y que a veces pasamos desapercibidas, ¿o acaso no pecaron de misóginos los escultores griegos que tallaban las korai escondiendo todo rasgo de belleza o anatomía frente a los apolíneos kuroi?, misoginia igualmente se observa en El juramento de los Horacios de David, donde los va...
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There are works in arts that denigrate and under value women and sometimes we do not pay attention to these works, didn't the Greek sculpting the korai show their misogyny when hiding every and any feature showing beauty or anatomy if compared to the kuroi apolineos, then? We also moan... It is our goal here to focus on such differences. We will go...
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to men and guilty of bringing evil to the world. This idea was easily in the Old Antiquity. Actually, we can see it through Arts. Let us focus our attention on Greek women and men statuary. The Greek seeked perfection in sculpturing and not with standing this, misogyny is revealed in their korai, hiding any beauty or anatomy feature as contrasted w...
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The main purpose of this article is to show that mediaeval palaeography, book-making and calligraphy let us return Middle English works to a context just because each manuscript involves a unique contextualization. A part of the scholars seem to be making use just of critical editions as a basis for their research, to date. Still to be clarified ar...
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Article accessible at https://ruc.udc.es/dspace/handle/2183/21486

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El objetivo de esta investigación es analizar el contenido del discurso de la edición digital de los medios de comunicación de prensa escrita de mayor tirada en España, así como el uso que hacen del lenguaje en las noticias sobre agresiones contra mujeres. Se analiza el uso que la prensa hace del lenguaje para averiguar el grado de sexismo y androcentrismo presente en la misma. Se presenta un análisis de los mecanismos de manipulación y distorsión del lenguaje en los medios.
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The aim of this paper is to present a "compassion scale" with which we can measure the level of compassionate awareness for others. The scale states different inter-beings situations and brings out a variety of responses which can be measured using precise criteria. It will be presented both in English and Spanish.
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We analyse how gender constructs sex in scientific discourse and has an impact on us. Corpus linguistics is the methodology as it works as a functional instrument that lets us reveal how sexism is encoded in a representative sample of scientific history writers and writings. Specifically, we make use of CHET, a sub-corpus of the Coruña Corpus of English Scientific Writing (CC).