Essays about: "research thesis about social problems"

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  1. 1. Encouraging Participation in Mathematical Practices : Messages in the Boost for Mathematics

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för konst, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Teresia Jakobsson-Åhl; [2018]
    Keywords : a socio-political perspective; Critical Discourse Analysis; mathematical task solving; mathematical tasks; mathematical practices; participation in socio-political practices; agency;

    Abstract : In this thesis, focused attention is given to the idea of task solvers as active participants in mathematical practices. The theoretical assumptions of the study, reported in this thesis, are inspired by socio-political concerns. READ MORE

  2. 2. Silence is Golden : a Critical Discourse Analysis of the Representation of Billionaires and Economic Inequality in the Swedish News Media

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Axel Vikström; [2018]
    Keywords : Economic inequality; The super-rich; Billionaires; Wealth; Critical discourse analysis; News media; Neo-liberalism; Undeserving rich; Visibility management; Silence; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Economic inequality is growing rapidly worldwide. Despite research showing that higher inequality within a society corresponds with a higher rate of public health and social problems, there exist little organized resistance against the neo-liberal economic policies that allow the super-rich to pull away from the rest of the population. READ MORE

  3. 3. #THISISME A Study on Self-Representation of Dutch High School Adolescents on Instagram

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Eoin Hennekam; [2017]
    Keywords : Instagram; Representation; Identity; Image; Social media; the Netherlands; self-representation; Web 2.0; Narcissism;

    Abstract : In the world of Web 2.0, the evolution of the static web towards an interactive, collaborative digital world, we are subjected to many social platforms and applications on which we can represent our-selves. These applications enable us to present ourselves accordingly for an applications’ social con-text. READ MORE

  4. 4. Being damned if you do and damned if you don't - a qualitative study about the life situation of Romanian women who beg in the streets of Malmö.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialmedicin och global hälsa

    Author : Matilda Ottelid; [2017]
    Keywords : Begging; Migration; Agency; Coping Strategies; Discrimination; Exclusion; Poverty; Sweden; Malmö; Health Equity; Socio-Economy; Social Determinants of Health; Mental Health; Health; Public Health; Romania; Romanians; Romas; Roma; EU migrants; Vulnerable EU citizens; Beggars; Harassment; Homelessness; Unemployment; anti-Gypsyism.; Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Title: Being damned if you do and damned if you don’t - a qualitative study about the life situation of Romanian women who beg in the streets of Malmö. Background: Health is unevenly distributed within and among the countries of the world, and usually follows a population’s socio-economic status. READ MORE

  5. 5. Alternative Food Networks and Social Media in Marketing : A multiple case study exploring how Alternative Food Networks use social media in order to help small local food producers reach the market

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Niklas Puranen; Markus Jansson; [2017]
    Keywords : Social media; marketing; Alternative Food Networks; segmentation; sales promotion;

    Abstract : The food provision system of today has been argued to be unsustainable with large scale production, price-pressure and outbreaks of diseases. Many consumers in the EU and Sweden are reacting to these issues and are becoming increasingly interested in finding local food alternatives that they consider to be safer and of higher quality. READ MORE