Essays about: "sweden welfare state"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 66 essays containing the words sweden welfare state.

  1. 1. Universal Welfare State at Stake? The Changing Political Discourse Regarding Inclusive Welfare for Refugees in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sophie Johansson; [2017-12-11]
    Keywords : Sweden; Sverige; welfare state; välfärdsstaten; refugee; flykting; asylum seeker; asylsökande; eu; european union; europeiska unionen; solidarity; solidaritet; togetherness; deservingness; equality; jämställdhet; critical discourse analysis; kritisk diskursanalys; folkhemmet; the Swedish model ; den svenska modellen; inclusion; inklusion; exclusion; exklusion; welfare chauvinism; välfärdschauvinism;

    Abstract : Sweden has for a long time distinguished itself as a major player among few other generous and inclusive welfare states. The Swedish welfare system is characterised by the universal principles based on the idea that all legitimate inhabitants are eligible for welfare support in order to promote overall solidarity among citizens. READ MORE

  2. 2. CAN UNEVEN WELFARE FUNDING EX-PLAIN THE RISE OF THE POPULIST RADI-CAL RIGHT? A sub-national study of variations in welfare provisions and the change in vote share for the Sweden Democrats in Sweden between 2010 and 2014.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anders Ziethén; [2017-11-30]
    Keywords : General trust; Welfare state; Sweden; Radical right; Welfare expenditure; Partiality in welfare; Partial trust; PRRWP;

    Abstract : In the last few years, the party group defined as the radical right have risen in popularity across the nations of Europe. The research in this field is impressive yet many assume that these party simply represent a xenophobic view as a reaction to the recent waves of immigrants fleeing war or social injustice in Africa and middle east but what is xenophobia if not a lack of social, general, trust? The research in this field is limited with only a few studies that have taken it into consideration. READ MORE

  3. 3. PARTICIPATION IN MUNICIPAL ADULT EDUCATION IN SWEDEN Why and How is the Second Chance Taken?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Yukiko Take; [2017-04-10]
    Keywords : Life history; adult education; participation; Bounded Agency Model; capability;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this study is to explore and describe how and why adults who have not fulfilled the current upper secondary education level become adult students in Swedish upper secondary municipal education, Komvux. Under this aim, there are two research questions: 1) why and how the adults decide to study in Komvux and 2) if they experience any barriers to participate in Komvux, if so how they overcome them. READ MORE

  4. 4. Businesses intruding on the welfare state arena : A study of how CSR within education can be seen as legitimate business practice

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Caroline Kolmodin Palm; Fredrika Jonzon; [2017]
    Keywords : CSR; legitimacy; institutional theory; organizational identity; organizational identity orientation;

    Abstract : In coordinated market economies, the role distribution is clear: the state provides welfare services and businesses conduct business. In the welfare state of Sweden, however, businesses address social issues and thus transcend their traditional role. READ MORE

  5. 5. Max(imum) vegan : a case study on vegan products in the food service sector

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Julia Marcopoulos; [2017]
    Keywords : consumers; food; food service sector; marketing; plant based diet; sustainable eating; sustainability; vegan;

    Abstract : Animal based foods have been important components of the Swedish diet for many years. As the meat, dairy and eggs require more resources than plants the sustainability advantage of the vegan diet is becoming incresingly acknowledged. However, research has shown evidence of it being difficult to change peoples’ dietry habits. READ MORE