Gloria Alvarez

Gloria Alvarez
University of Granada | UGR · Instituto de Investigación de Estudios de la Mujer

Phd

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November 2012 - March 2016
University of Granada
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Publications (37)
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This study aims to analyze cultural competence through the knowledge and attitudes regarding LGBT people held by the students of social work at two universities in southern Spain (N = 512). An ex post facto correlational study has been conducted. The Sex Education and Knowledge about Homosexuality Questionnaire, the Modern Homonegativity Scale and...
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The studies focused on analysing attitudes toward homosexuality show that the manifestation of homonegativity has evolved into more modern forms. We therefore propose using instruments that capture subtle aspects in discrimination against gay and lesbian people. The objective of this study is twofold. First, we aim to adapt and validate the Portugu...
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Sexual orientation and gender identity continue to be obstacles to the promotion of LGTB wellbeing and social justice. This reality is reflected in the #MeQueer movement, where LGTB users give personal testimonies about situations of social bias or discrimination they have suffered in their daily lives. This work aims to analyse these experiences i...
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La orientación sexual y la identidad de género siguen siendo obstáculos para la promoción del bienestar y justicia social de las personas LGTB. Esta realidad se refleja en el movimiento #MeQueer, donde internautas LGTB exponen testimonios personales sobre situaciones de acoso o discriminación que han sufrido en su vida cotidiana. Este trabajo prete...
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International research has emphasized the work of professionals in the field of helping professions in terms of attention to DASGE (sexual and gender diversity). Although showing a low level of homophobia and transphobia, the lack of initial and continuous training can affect the possession of skills and resources to intervene adequately. Furthermo...
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Durante los últimos años, a nivel nacional se han experimentado diversos avances en cuestión de leyes y derechos encaminados al bienestar y justicia social de la población de lesbianas, gais, bisexuales y trans* (LGBT). No obstante, aún persisten obstáculos en relación con la visibilidad e igualdad social de estas personas. Diferentes investigacion...
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Se pretende analizar cómo se aborda la diversidad familiar en los centros educativos, qué consecuencias se derivan del tipo de tratamiento otorgado así como las pautas que se deberían considerar en las aulas para fomentar un trato respetuoso hacia las distintas familias que conviven en la sociedad y, en consecuencia, en la escuela. Para ello, se ha...
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Adolescent leisure contexts in which alcohol are abused have undergone changes in recent decades, with the incorporation of girls/women to more intensive forms of consumption and with new forms of gender-based violence becoming more visible. This article studies the gender differences in the use and enjoyment of time in leisure contexts, the differ...
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Las transformaciones científicas como los avances socio-políticos han supuesto una alternativa para acceder a la maternidad que va más allá de la existencia de una relación de pareja heterosexual. Esa ruptura con lo normativo genera dudas y miedos entre aquellas parejas que se plantean ser madres puede acabar condicionando la decisión final. Alguno...
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People with functional diversity must face different barriers imposed by society. Likewise, the establishment of a regulatory body has brought discrimination against this group. Likewise, their sexuality is questioned, placing these people in a perspective that does not respond with reality. LGBT people with functional diversity must face a double...
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Resumen:Las familias encabezadas por parejas del mismo sexo tienen que hacer frente al modelo hegemónico de familia representado por la pareja heterosexual que prevalece en el sistema educativo. Esta hegemonía se refleja a distintos niveles, desde los materiales empleados en el aula hasta la propia formación del profesorado. El objetivo de este tra...
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Same-sex families are exposed to a process of discrimination that is the result of the heteronormative construction of parenthood. These discriminatory situations originate both on the structural level (legislation and social campaigns) and in the family and surrounding social environment. Having access to social networks and support groups becomes...
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LGBT older people face a number of socio-health challenges arising from their sexual, physical and gender diversity. In addition, the lack of resources and training of professionals, who are impregnated with a heterosexist and cisgendered environment, complicates the satisfactory and equal treatment of this group. In this unfavourable climate, some...
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La maternidad en las parejas de mujeres desafía dos de los principios sobre los que se articula la construcción del parentesco occidental: la heteronormatividad y el énfasis de los vínculos biológicos. El objetivo de este trabajo es conocer cómo afrontan la maternidad estas parejas dentro de unos esquemas tan restrictivos y excluyentes. Se desarrol...
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Introducción. El estudio de las estrategias de aprendizaje y su influencia en el rendimiento académico es un campo tradicional en la investigación psicoeducativa. No obstante, los avances neurocientíficos del funcionamiento ejecutivo, y su relevancia en el aprendizaje humano, sugieren la consideración de las relaciones entre las funciones ejecutiva...
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LGT-bullying is directed to that people whose gender identity and sexual orientation is non-heteronormative. This paper examines those researches about LGB bullying, specifically it examines what is its meaning, its agents, its manifestations, its consequences and possible strategies to deal with it. This bullying damages school environment and has...
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The design and implementation of healthcare policies regarding the assisted reproduction can exclude female couples through a series of legal and social barriers. It happens when a family model associated with the heterosexual couple is reinforced. The aim of this work is to analyse the perception that female couples have regarding the Spanish legi...
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In recent years the concern for antisocial behavior development during early childhood has increased as it has found to be linked to criminal and violent behavior in later stages of childhood. For this reason, the aim of this research is to understand the relationship between executive functions and externalizing behavior problems in early Childhoo...
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Housework and childcare have been considered mechanisms for ‘doing gender’ through the allocation of different functions to women and to men. Women continue to devote more time and effort to this type of work, in spite of their progressive incorporation into the labour market. Same-sex couples escape this gender binarism, and so this study set out...
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Actualmente, los problemas de conducta siguen siendo un tema de preocupación social debido a la multitud de consecuencias negativas que llevan asociados, tales como bajo rendimiento académico, mayor riesgo de deserción escolar, el rechazo de los compañeros, y la disminución de la motivación. Una extensa literatura sugiere una relación inversa entre...
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La maternidad no heteronormativa ha sido cuestionada por el discurso patriarcal al considerar que se trata de un proceso no natural que altera la concepcion clasica de las relaciones de parentesco. En este articulo se analiza el acceso de las parejas no heterosexuales a las tecnicas de reproduccion asistida. Para conocer la relacion entre maternida...
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El discurso teórico queer ha hecho del cuerpo una metáfora que lo aleja de su dimensión material. En el libro que aquí se reseña, el autor pretende analizar cuáles son las consecuencias que el discurso queer tiene sobre ciertas propuestas prácticas reivindicativas que tienen al cuerpo físico como su eje central para la acción.

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