Essays about: "Acculturation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 93 essays containing the word Acculturation.

  1. 1. Transnational Experiences of Ugandan Students in Gothenburg, Sweden; Challenges and Adaptation strategies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Catherine Suubi Kayonga; [2021-02-05]
    Keywords : Transnationalism; adaptation; Ugandan students; cultural differences; coping mechanisms;

    Abstract : The aim of this qualitative study was to explore the transnational experiences of Ugandan students in Gothenburg; Sweden. The focus was to understand how cultural differences affect the academic and social life of these students, the ways in which they adapt to the new host country Sweden, challenges they might have encountered and how they have managed to overcome them. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Experiences of Filipino Immigrant Women - Adjusting to Life in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Melanie Hietala Sadian; [2021]
    Keywords : Female immigrants; Acculturation; Intersectionality; Sweden; Philippines; Discrimination; Integration;

    Abstract : Female immigration is getting more and more common because of globalization and the rising demand for female workers. Women's experiences of integration often have its foundations in officials', authorities', and society's perspective, which is why it is vital to get a deeper understanding of the women's personal experiences. READ MORE

  3. 3. Till death do us appart

    University essay from Konstfack/Keramik & Glas

    Author : kristina brandeus kirkkopelto; [2021]
    Keywords : Love; Gardening; Mortality; Presence; Expectations; Death-phobia;

    Abstract : A recent discovery made at Bar-Ilan University in Israel, demostrated in a scientific setting that the human mind has a neural mechanism actively making the self avoiding thoughts about its own mortality. Curiously enough the research further suggests that an awerness of the selt's death could potently lead to a more meaningful life. READ MORE

  4. 4. Return migration and Reintegration in Albania : Returnees’ perspective on the topic of return migration and reintegration

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Arjel Trajani; [2021]
    Keywords : ration; return migration; socio-economic reintegration;

    Abstract : Albanians are known for their long legacy in migrating worldwide for economic reasons, especially in Europe. Yet, return programs and policies are falling behind to meet the needs of those migrants who decides to return to their home country. READ MORE

  5. 5. Soccer for immigrant girls - a means for integration?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Ilham Abdalla; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This work is a study of a project related to soccer for girls at Araby, a segregated district in Växjö. Girls can come there and play soccer under conditions acceptable for all, i. e. doors closed, no spectators and no men are allowed access. READ MORE