Essays about: "Social Sciences"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 3041 essays containing the words Social Sciences.

  1. 1. "The woman was born to do activism” - A minor field study of Palestinian refugee women's activism in a Lebanese refugee camp

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Author : Sara Ebenfelt; Natalia Velasquez Ulloa; [2017]
    Keywords : empowerment; Palestinian refugee women; activism; social identity; resistance; Lebanon; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate how Palestinian refugee women in refugee camps perceive themselves as actors who affect and influence their lives and communities. Research shows it is a topic that is not often discussed or highlighted in today’s discourse about refugees. READ MORE

  2. 2. "If it is our passion we can do it" : a qualitative study on female journalist students in Kerala

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Journalistik

    Author : Kassia Mårtensson; Andrea Huberyc; [2017]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

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  3. 3. Intragenerational Mobility in Mexico – The Evolution of the Occupational Opportunities 1960-2011

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Osvaldo Landaverde Moreno; [2017]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study analyses the intragenerational mobility patterns in Mexico from 1960 until 2011. Using the Retrospective Demographic Survey (EDER) 2011, together with simple and multinomial logistic regressions, we estimated the determinants’ coefficients of the transition rates to higher, lower, and specific occupational strata. READ MORE

  4. 4. Öresundsidentitet - En studie om regional identitet och identitetsskapande i en transnationell kontext

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : Karolina Hellqvist; [2017]
    Keywords : regional identity; Öresund residents; social anthropology; boundary; transnationalism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Öresund region, or Greater Copenhagen as it also is represented as, is a cross-border region connecting Skåne with Copenhagen. Political initiatives have forced development towards a more integrated region with one regional identity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Membership from independence. A study of the Scottish National Party’s strive for an EU-member state status.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johan Ericsson; [2017]
    Keywords : EU; autonomy; member state; nation state; SNP; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Scottish National Party want an independent Scotland, but there is somewhat of a “puzzle” to their stance. Because they want this self-ruling nation shall be a member of the European Union. This thesis explore the features of the party’s standpoint and how it could be conceived as reasonable. READ MORE