Essays about: "immigrants perspective"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Adjustment of Somali women in relation to societal systems in the Swedish society : A qualitative case study of five Somali women’s experiences

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Socialt arbete; Högskolan i Gävle/Socialt arbete

    Author : Maria Båld; Maryama Mahammed; [2017]
    Keywords : Adjustment; Somali women; Sweden; Societal Systems; Social Ecological Theory;

    Abstract : The aims of this study are; (a) to explore how Somali women experience their adjustment in the Swedish society in connection to societal systems, and (b) to investigate these women’s perspective of how to make the adjustment process more effective in respect to their needs. The adjustment of the participants has been investigated through a social ecological theoretical framework. READ MORE

  5. 5. Who is left out? : Hidden Patterns of Birth Under-registration; A Case Study about Iran

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Sahba Samadi Dezfouli; [2017]
    Keywords : Birth registration; Legal identity; Statelessness; Iran; Bottleneck Analysis; Sustainable Development Goals; SDGs;

    Abstract : Universal full coverage of birth registration by 2030 is one of the sustainable development targets which itself is of great significance for the accomplishment of many development goals such as poverty eradication, inclusion, as well as improvement of several health factors. Despite the importance of this topic, not much academic attention has been paid to study the problem of birth under-registration from the perspective of development studies. READ MORE