Essays about: "importance of women in the society"

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  1. 11. 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

  2. 12. Does one repetition maximun in clean correlate with 20 meter sprint and countermovement jump?

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Hälsa och idrott

    Author : Sivertsson Sofie; [2016]
    Keywords : Crossfit; clean; jump; sprint;

    Abstract : Background: Crossfit is a high-volume training form and is popular among society and military communities because of its metabolic and physical challenging conditioning program. Crossfit includes both aerobic and anaerobic training and performers of Crossfit use all three different metabolic pathways, the phosphagen system, glycolysis and oxidative system. READ MORE

  3. 13. The capsule closet phenomenon : A phenomenological study of lived experiences withcapsule closets

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Giuliana Heger; [2016]
    Keywords : capsule closets; minimalism; minimalist lifestyle concepts; mass consumption; phenomenology; lived experiences;

    Abstract : The idea for this paper resulted out of a curiosity for minimalist lifestyle concepts, namely capsule closets and the missing research about this topic as well as the importance of this concept for the society, the environment and the future of the fashion and textile industry. The study describes a phenomenological study in which the researcher explored participants’ lived experiences with capsule closets in order to provide a better understanding of the capsule closet experience. READ MORE

  4. 14. Finding The Women's Voice

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

    Author : Sandra Komuhiimbo; [2016]
    Keywords : Gender; Feminism; Media; Radio; Women s Radio; Voice; Women s Voice; Civic Engagement; Women s Movement; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : “There is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women,” Kofi Annan (UN News Center, 2005). The empowerment of women takes different forms such as pursuit of education, participation in political activities and representation in leadership, equal employment opportunities and wages, access to health care and ability to make decisions on personal reproductive health, economic bargaining and decision making power and access to all public social services among others. READ MORE

  5. 15. Den svenska grupphusträdgården under 1970-talet : faktorer och idéer som varit centrala för dess utformning och användning

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Lisa Edman Hellberg; [2016]
    Keywords : villaträdgård; grupphusområde; 1970-talet; radhusträdgård; barrväxter; grupphusträdgård; miljonprogrammet SLU;

    Abstract : Många gånger kan det levande materialet om-kring oss berätta lika mycket om vår historia som byggnaderna vi lever i. Tidens tankar och ideal avspeglas i dess utformning och användningen. Den svenska hemträdgården har en historia att berätta. READ MORE