Essays about: "host community"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 essays containing the words host community.

  1. 1. Between Dark Days and Light Nights : International PhD Students’ Experiences in Uppsala

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Stefanie Mallow; [2017]
    Keywords : International PhD Students; Supervisors; Higher Education; Practice Theory; Sweden; Anthropology; Mobility;

    Abstract : Analysing what it means being neither immigrant nor tourist in a foreign country, this thesis looks at the experiences of international PhD students and their supervisors in the Swedish university town Uppsala. The Faculty of Science and Technology of Uppsala University and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) are the universities studied. READ MORE

  2. 2. Challenges of the European Migration Crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tina Amir Manochehri Naeini; [2017]
    Keywords : Migration; Securitization; European Migration Crisis; Speech act; content analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Migration is a multidimensional phenomena presented in various political debates, discussed from economic perspectives to human rights features. Historically, migrants have been considered both as possibilities contributing to the economy and diversity as well as threats to the economy, society and the cultural identity of the host community. READ MORE

  3. 3. Designing Sharing Platforms : A study of the Hoffice coworking network

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Emma Lundin; [2016]
    Keywords : Collaborative Consumption; Sharing; Coworking; Social Network; Design; Online Platform;

    Abstract : The sharing economy, or collaborative consumption, refers to peer-to-peer sharing of goods and services coordinated through a commercialized or community-based online platform. Collaborative consumption platforms are used for sharing of our under-used assets, e.g. our homes, tools, and vehicles, and can bring social communities together. READ MORE

  4. 4. Host community and refugees – a healthy relationship? : Field study on the effects of the refugee influx on the host community in Kakuma, Kenya.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Ellen Jonsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Conflicts; Co-existence; Refugees; Host Community; Kenya; Turkana; Kakuma; Chambers; Field Study.;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the impacts of the refugee influx on the host community in Kakuma, Kenya. This is done by a field study, in February-March 2016, with an abductive qualitative method, using semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  5. 5. Digital Ethnic Media : Integrating Minorities and Connecting Diversities - Digital Diaspora, Virtual Diaspora Community

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Lin Luo; [2016]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The thesis explores the implications of digital ethnic media for International diaspora through an empirical analysis of virtual Chinese diaspora spaces. The analysis shows that the Chinese cultural sphere is a heterogeneous and pluralistic space which is diverse, segmented but connected. READ MORE