Essays about: "women"

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  1. 1. Intersectionality and the Vulnerability of Irregular Migrant Women to Sexual Assault: the Journey and Arrival to the U.S./Mexico Border

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Laura Marie Clark; [2017-08-09]
    Keywords : intersectionality; irregular migration; U.S. Mexico border; migrant women; sexual assault; militarization;

    Abstract : This research looks at the sexual assault of irregular migrant women on the journey and arrival to the United States/Mexico border from an intersectional perspective. It aims to analyze this topic through understanding cultural issues and changes at the border which have fomented abuse of migrants’ human rights, and combines the academic research with data regarding irregular migration, militarization of the border, and gender statistics. READ MORE

  2. 2. Barriers to career progression for women in the automotive industry -A qualitative study of how gendered substructures affect women’s opportunities for career advancement in an automotive MNC.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Johanna Kjellsson; [2017-07-27]
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    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impact of the Norwegian Gender Quota on Firm Risk

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Linnea Engström; Maud Finberg; [2017-07-25]
    Keywords : Norwegian Gender Quota; Gender Effect; Firm Risk-Taking; Difference-in-Difference Model;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Women’s land rights under the Mozambican Land Law: An ethnographic study of the matrilineal district of Majune, Niassa province, northern Mozambique

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Anna Gudrún Aradóttir; [2017-07-03]
    Keywords : Mozambican Land Law; Majune district; women’s land rights; matriliny; land tenure; formalization of customary rights;

    Abstract : The Mozambican Land Law (Lei de Terra) that was passed in 1997 seeks to formalizecustomary rights at a community level and provide equal access to land for men andwomen, while securing external investors access to land for their investments. Thisethnographic study explores women’s land rights in Majune district, Niassa province,under the Mozambican Land Law. READ MORE

  5. 5. Female Education and Gender Inequality - A study of Indian children´s enrolment and future outcomes

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Emelie Jönsson; Tina Nikkhoo; [2017-07-03]
    Keywords : India; son preferences; gender inequality; gender gap; income shock; education; enrolment; income; health;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis is to investigate the educational gender inequality and the differences among boys’ and girls’ educational attainment and outcomes in India. India is considered to be the most fast growing economy in the world but there are still major gaps between men and women, already apparent at young ages. READ MORE