Essays about: "immigrants perspective"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 56 essays containing the words immigrants perspective.

  1. 1. THE INTEGRATION ISSUES OF SOMALI IMMIGRANTS IN SWEDEN: Experiences, Challenges and Opportunities

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Hassan Abdi Madar; [2018]
    Keywords : Integration; Migration; Communication; Transnationalism; Cosmopolitanism;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT The purpose of this thesis is to examine the integration of the Somali immigrants in Sweden and to explore the factors that impede or help in the process. The study in particular aims at looking at how culture, identity and migration form immigrants’ integration experiences. READ MORE

  2. 2. The uses of news media in the context of acculturation A quantitative study among foreign-born in Sweden.

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Tony Börjesson; [2017-10-26]
    Keywords : News use; News media; Acculturation; Gratifications; Integration; Mass communication; Intercultural communication;

    Abstract : News media are an important function in a democracy by providing news and information to thecitizens and at the same time considered to facilitate adaptation and integration into society. RecentOfficial Reports of the Swedish Government have stressed concerns regarding the developmentshowing that part of the population with a foreign background in Sweden does not use traditionalnews media. READ MORE

  3. 3. INTERCULTURAL CONTACT AND SOCIAL TRUST A Quantitative Analysis on the Effect of High School Exchange on Social Trust

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Maari Alanko; [2017-07-07]
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    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to investigate the effect of intercultural contact on social trust. The thesis focused on high school exchanges with AFS Intercultural in Finland. READ MORE

  4. 4. Highly-Educated Immigrants in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Yazeed Al-Atassi; Ismail Alebiary; [2017]
    Keywords : Swedish job market; Syrian immigrants; highly-educated immigrants; employment of immigrants; Swedish Public Employment Service; Arbetsförmedlingen; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to provide the reader with insights regarding what Syrian highly-educated immigrants (HEI) in Sweden think are the underlying prerequisites and actions needed to facilitate their entrance into the Swedish job market. Key Research Question: What are the key requirements needed to expedite the employment of HEI in the Swedish job market, and take up relevant jobs within the scope of their studies, as perceived by Syrian HEI? Methodology: Using a mixed-method to collect quantitative and qualitative data from Syrian HEI by using: 1) a survey and 2) a series of semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  5. 5. Belonging : Perception of Identity of Bolivian Migrant’s Descendants in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Macarena Mendoza Alvarez; [2017]
    Keywords : Belonging; Bolivia; Sweden; Immigrant’s Descendants; Identity; Ethnicity.;

    Abstract : Sweden has a long history of receiving immigrants and has also a generous integration policy where the immigrants can enjoy their rights as well as themselves being responsible for their relation towards the society culturally. This is true for all immigrants but this study concentrate on immigrants from Bolivia who mostly arrived in the 1980s. READ MORE