Essays about: "importance of women in the society"

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  1. 16. Women’s rights and the well-being of the Rwandan family

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Consolee Uwihangana; [2014-06-25]
    Keywords : empowerment; family; gender relations; human rights; Rwanda; family well-being; women’s rights.;

    Abstract : The main objective of this study was “How the promotion of the rights of women can lead to the improvement of the well-being of the family in Rwanda.” Human rights are fundamental entitlements adopted to protect the dignity and worth of the human being. Despite this, worldwide, women have been and are still discriminated against. READ MORE

  2. 17. Migration, Education and Women’s Empowerment: A Case Study of Sub-Saharan African Women Immigrant in Gothenburg, Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Epiphanie Mukundiyimana; [2014-02-10]
    Keywords : Sub-Saharan African female migrant; education; gender equality; women’s empowerment;

    Abstract : Migration is a multidimensional phenomenon, which expands the opportunities for productivework and leads to a wider perspective among migrants. Female migration from sub-SaharanAfrica (SSA) to Western Europe has gained importance during recent years and has been linkedto a variety of factors, including social and economic contexts, the level of poverty, genderequality and political instability in the sending countries. READ MORE

  3. 18. Who gets to decide the path to peace? : - A study of the participation of women during the peace process in Burundi and the obstacles for their participation. 

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Malin Göransson; [2014]
    Keywords : women; peace process; participation; obstacles; Burundi;

    Abstract : The participation of women in peace processes has received increased attention in recent years and it is possible to identify several arguments of why it is of importance to include women to a larger extent. As the debate regarding the presence of women in peace processes is focused around the importance of including women to a larger extent, it can be valuable to further explore the role of women in peace processes in terms of their participation and the obstacles present for their participation. READ MORE

  4. 19. Homosexual Women's Quest for the Invisible Visibility : How a Minority within a Minority perceive themselves through Print Advertising

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för mediestudier

    Author : Beatrice Granath; [2014]
    Keywords : Gender; gay media; homosexual women; advertising imagery; homosexual identity; print media;

    Abstract : Introduction: Visibility within advertising can generate acceptance and normalization in society, hence it is a powerful media that is of utmost importance for the homosexual group. Portrayals in advertising equal an admission as citizens, which homosexual women are currently neglected as media circumscribe male homosexuality as norm. READ MORE

  5. 20. Transformation of Habitus - From Symbolic Violence to Domestic Violence : A Study of Iranian Immigrants in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Fatemeh Fathzadeh; [2014]
    Keywords : Resistance; Reflexivity; Field; Capital; Habitus; Logic of Practice; DV; Domestic Violence; Iranian Immigrants; Symbolic Violence; Gender Norms; Gender Roles; Culture; Cultural Transformation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Objective: This study emphasizes the importance of preventing domestic violence among Iranian immigrants living in Sweden. For this purpose the study suggests the need for investigating the indirect form of violence, namely symbolic violence, which coexist with other forms of violence and legitimize other patterns of violence. READ MORE