Essays about: "importance of women in the society"

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  1. 1. Wilde's Women : A feminist study of the female characters in Oscar Wilde’s comedies of manners: Lady Windermere’s Fan, A woman of No Importance and An Ideal Husband

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Minon Weber; [2017]
    Keywords : oscar wilde; wilde; comedies of manners; victorian England; society; Victorian Society; patriarchy; feminism; A Woman of No Importance; An Ideal Husband; Lady Windermere s Fan; Rita Felski; Felski; patriarchal society; transgressing gender boundaries; gender boundaries; fallen woman; fallen women; good women; good woman; stereotypes; theatre; play; plays; comedies; Oscar Wilde feminism; Oscar Wilde plays;

    Abstract : Towards the end of the 19th century, Wilde produced the three comedies that I will focus on in this essay. These plays, Lady Windermere’s Fan, A woman of No Importance and An Ideal Husband, are all comedies of manners: intelligent dramatic comedies satirising contemporary fashionable circles of society and its manners, as well as social expectations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Information Literacy of Older Newly Arrived People

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper (KV)

    Author : Hekmat Ali Ramthan; [2016]
    Keywords : Information literacy; information; newly arrived people; information work; influence work; information sharing; information coupling.;

    Abstract : The aim of this bachelor thesis is to explore the information literacy of newly arrived people and to obtain knowledge about how they are looking for important information. The research questions are as follows: How do newly arrived people access information in the new society? What strategies do they use to overcome the difficulties/obstacles?How do newly arrived people learn about being information literate? Previous research has examined the importance of information literacy of newly arrived people and discussed how they are looking for important information. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nurses’ Experiences of Teaching Family Planning : A Minor Field Study in the Region of Rufiji in Tanzania

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd

    Author : Johannes Segergren; Sofie Svensson; [2016]
    Keywords : relation; family planning; nurses’ experience; education; qualitative content analysis; Tanzania; minor field study;

    Abstract : This study was funded by a scholarship from the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) as a Minor Field Study. The social economic development in Tanzania is a major challenge due to a continuing high rate of population growth. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Piquant Element in a Male-Dominated World : A study of women and career in the ICT Industry

    University essay from KTH/Organisation och ledning; KTH/Organisation och ledning

    Author : ERICA BLOMSTRAND; EBBA SANG; [2016]
    Keywords : gender equality; women; career; network; management; the ICT industry;

    Abstract : During recent years, countries and societies around the world have acknowledged questions regarding gender equality and diversity, and these issues are nowadays put on the agenda for both governments and business executives. Knowledge about gender equality and its positive effects has spread down to organizations and individuals, and existing research about gender equality is often built upon or put in relation to the phenomena of organizational culture. READ MORE

  5. 5. Female Labour Supply and Fertility in Spain. A Regional Analysis of Interdependencies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Alexandra Bussler; [2016]
    Keywords : Female labour force participation; fertility; demography; gender equality; Spain; motherhood; lowest-low fertility; incompatibility of work and motherhood; regional analysis; twostep discrete choice models; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In light of the pronounced regression in total fertility rates in Spain over the last 40 years and the permanence well below replacement fertility levels up until the present day, this thesis aims to add evidence to the on-going debate about the determinants of reproductive behaviour in this specific country. Given the presence of a significant heterogeneity in the pace of changes in and levels of fertility across the 19 autonomous regions, which can be related to differences in the value systems around the role of women in society, it seems of utmost importance to engage in an analysis that includes regional realities when trying to explain fertility behaviour. READ MORE