Essays about: "career"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 234 essays containing the word career.

  1. 1. YOUNG WOMEN’S PERSPECTIVE OF THE WELFARE SYSTEM IN SWEDEN

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Isabelle Drakenblad; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This paper describes and defines what Sweden the welfare state is and the function and vital goals of the welfare, which is to the welfare state reallocates life chances as well as resources it regulates risks stemming from market dependency. Through social insurance that safeguards against market dependency and through financing and delivery of public welfare services the welfare policies change the relation between class, resources and risk. READ MORE

  2. 2. ‘I will always be a figure skater, that is who I am’: Three former figure skaters’ experiences of life after sport

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kost- och idrottsvetenskap

    Author : Fanny Kuhlin; [2016-08-16]
    Keywords : Retirement; Elite sport; Figure skating; Narrative;

    Abstract : Retirement in elite sport has been researched from different perspectives, and could be seen aseither a transition through phases or movement within social contexts. Athletes often experiencetheir retirement as difficult, including feelings of void, confusion and decrease of self-esteem. READ MORE

  3. 3. Identification, and the Crucial Role of Key Factors that Affect Women’s Interest in Computer Science - A Qualitative Study of Women From Sweden, Mexico and India

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Erika De Lara; Lee Yung Liu; [2016-06-27]
    Keywords : Women; computer science; motivation; demotivation; gender culture; India; Mexico; Sweden;

    Abstract : Women are underrepresented in the field ofComputer Science (CS) in both higher education and industry.In this study we investigate which factors motivate anddemotivate women to commence CS education and pursue acareer in the IT industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. Childcare and maternal employment in Europe : How childcare cost differences among European countries influence the labour force participation of mothers?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Rozenn Juguet; Anna Clappier-Kervoël; [2016]
    Keywords : Labour supply;

    Abstract : The aim of this essay is to examine the influence of childcare costs on mother’s employment in European countries. Previous literature indicates that having a child represents a penalty for a woman’s career and integration into the labour market. An empirical analysis has been conducted using the OLS method and cross-national data. READ MORE

  5. 5. Conceptual metaphors: a diachronic study of LOVE metaphors in Mariah Carey's song lyrics

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för språkstudier

    Author : Emma Gavelin; [2016]
    Keywords : conceptual metaphors; LOVE; source concept; target concept; song lyrics;

    Abstract : This essay is an account of an investigation of conceptual metaphors of LOVE in two albums by singer Mariah Carey. It also includes an investigation of if LOVE metaphors were used differently at the beginning of her career from how they are used twenty-four years later. READ MORE