Essays about: "Social Sciences"

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  1. 1. CHOOSING SCIENCE: The Role Of Social Values

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : ISHMAIL KAMARA; [2017-04-13]
    Keywords : Social values; Ethnography; Focus groups; Interactive; Natural science; Contexts; Perspectives; Motivation; Attitudes;

    Abstract : AbstractIn this work, the researcher investigated whether social values have a role in students' decisions to study the natural sciences. The research employed ethnography which included interactive discussions on some Relevance Of Science Education(ROSE) slides and focus group interviews as data collecting instruments. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Association of Psychosocial Factors with Burnout among Swedish Hospital Nurses

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Jessica Naeser; [2017]
    Keywords : Nurses; Burnout; Psychosocial Strain; Exhaustion; Disengagement; Unfavorable Coping Strategies; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Swedish nurses report high levels of burnout and report their psychosocial work environment to be inadequate. Psychosocial factors as well as individual coping strategies appear to be related to burnout. READ MORE

  3. 3. A critical analysis of the alternative energy-poverty discourse with a case of Kasese district in Uganda: New sites, actors, identities, language, and visions of power

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Adventino Banjwa; [2017]
    Keywords : Alternative energy technologies; Poverty Alleviation; Sustainable Development; Post-development theory; Critical Discourse Analysis; Uganda; Kasese district; Champion District Initiative.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : One of the central themes in recent sustainable Development debates is the idea that alternative energy technological solutions can also alleviate poverty in parts of the global South. This idea is earmarked in this study as the alternative energy-poverty discourse. READ MORE

  4. 4. Humans as a terrain - A connection between human terrain systems and neoliberalism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : Alexander Størner; [2017]
    Keywords : Human terrain system; neoliberalism; antropology; applied anthropology; afghanistan; united states; united states military; social science; ethics; human terrain team; David Price; Montgomery McFate; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis tries to connect how the human terrain system is a development of neoliberalism that anthropologists need to consider. I have explained how the history of anthropology has always have had a connection with the military. READ MORE

  5. 5. When the Dust Settles : Psychological Resilience among Swedish Veterans after Deployment in Afghanistan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Author : Harry Mallik Egonsson; [2017]
    Keywords : military; social work; Afghanistan; veterans; Swedish Armed Forces; resilience; bioecological theory; turning points.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Sweden’s military involvement in Afghanistan has entailed the deployed soldiers’ exposure to high levels of stress and combat. As shown by a large number of studies, such experiences are associated with mental health problems. READ MORE