Essays about: "women"

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  1. 1. Father groups in Burkina Faso – towards changed behaviors and a reconstruction of masculinities?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Förvaltningshögskolan

    Author : Andrea Hallberg; [2017-06-22]
    Keywords : Africa; Burkina Faso; Nakamtenga; Yennenga Progress; father groups; fatherhood; family life; masculinities; gender roles;

    Abstract : Introduction: The importance of the involvement of men when it comes to increasing quality of life for women and children as well as for men themselves are evident, and has been shown repeatedly in academic research. Women globally are the ones responsible for children and household. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does eating frequency correlate with overweight and obesity among Swedish men and women?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för medicin

    Author : Mikaela Sjöholm; [2017-06-07]
    Keywords : Eating frequency; overweight; energy intake; macronutrients; Ätfrekvens; övervikt; energiintag; makronutrient intag;

    Abstract : Titel: Finns det ett samband mellan ätfrekvens och övervikt och fetma bland svenska män och kvinnor?Kurs: MED730, Självständigt arbete i klinisk nutrition, 30 hpNivå: Avancerad nivåTermin/år: Vt/2017Handledare: Anna-Karin LindroosExaminator: Frode SlindeNyckelord: Ätfrekvens. övervikt, energiintag, makronutrient intag________________________________________________________________________________Bakgrund: Övervikt är ett växande problem i hela världen, och ökar risken för ett flertal sjukdomar som diabetes, kardiovaskulära sjukdomar och cancer. READ MORE

  3. 3. "They're risking their lives to use the toilet”

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Anna Tillerman; Julia Jimson; [2017-05-30]
    Keywords : Inadequate sanitation; strategies; women; India; gender; class; capabilities approach;

    Abstract : This study is concerned with examining how women cope with inadequate sanitation. Through the lens of capability approach, gender and class, the aim of the study is to examine what strategies women have and use in order to cope with poor sanitation. The study is based on twelve semi-structured interviews with women in Tamil Nadu, India. READ MORE

  4. 4. Student departure from teacher education A study of compulsory school teacher education programmes in Gothenburg University

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Aivi Toompalu; [2017-03-07]
    Keywords : Teacher education; student departure; study break; transfer; grounded theory;

    Abstract : Aim: Utilizing the information that Gothenburg University (GU) has about the cohort of students in compulsory school TE programmes that started their studies in autumn 2011, this current research aims to explore the possible emerging patterns regarding students’ decision to depart from their studies.Theory: As a data-driven research, the theoretical basis of this study lies on grounded theory (Glaser & Strauss, 2008) aiming to describe the phenomenon of student departure through the information that students have given to GU regarding their decision to leave. READ MORE

  5. 5. WHERE ARE THE WOMEN? HINDERING FACTORS TO WOMEN’S PARTICIPATION IN EU- FACILITATED DIALOGUE: KOSOVO – SERBIA DIALOGUE AS A CASE STUDY A qualitative interview research on perceived factors that hinder women to participate in EU-facilitated dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : MËRGIM TAHIRI; [2017-02-27]
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    Abstract : It is a common understanding that women continue to be strikingly under-represented in peace processes despite the emerge of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000) which assesses the important role of women and their full involvement in promotion of peace and security. Through key informant interviewing as the main methodology, this study looks into different understandings and explanations given by current and former government officials from both Kosovo and Serbia, EU officials, and representatives of civil society. READ MORE