Essays about: "Attitudes towards immigrants"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 31 essays containing the words Attitudes towards immigrants.

  1. 1. Friend or Foe? A Critical Discourse Analysis on the Portrayal of Immigrants in the US

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Isabella Felcenloben; [2019]
    Keywords : presidential rhetoric; discourse; social identity; USA; immigrants; the other; enemy images;

    Abstract : In this thesis the author explores the portrayal of immigrants in the USA, more specifically how immigrants were portrayed by the last three presidents; Donald J. Trump, Barack Obama, and George W. Bush. While the majority of the US society sees immigration as a strength, the attitudes towards immigration remain divided within the political blocks. READ MORE

  2. 2. European Natives’ Attitudes Towards High-Skilled and Low-Skilled Immigrants: Evidence from the European Social Survey

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Abel Tefera; [2018-07-03]
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    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Linking Adolescent Subculture with Attitudes Towards Immigrants: Do Peer Crowds Have Any Role to Play?

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Oskar Welander; Selma Özcan; [2018]
    Keywords : attitudes; peer crowd; adolescents; tolerance; prejudice.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to examine whether adolescents’ self-identification with peer crowds at school was related to their attitudes towards immigrants. The study was based on a sample of Swedish adolescents (N = 905; Mage = 14.08, SD = .95). READ MORE

  4. 4. Attitudes toward immigration : A mapping of the development and analysis in attitudes towards immigration in Europe

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Anton Alriksson; Erik Åström; [2018]
    Keywords : Immigration attitudes; immigration; refugees; refugee crisis; labor market competition; cultural values; Europe; European social survey;

    Abstract : The research on natives’ attitudes regarding immigration has increased during the past decades. The overall findings question the common theory of labor market competition and that native attitudes are affected by personal economic considerations. In the same time an increased concern in the political debate has become immigration. READ MORE

  5. 5. National identity and attitudes towards immigrants in Finland, Great Britain and the USA

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Castrén; [2018]
    Keywords : Attitudes towards immigrants; national identity; immigration; xenophobia;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the relationship between national identity and attitudes towards immigrants. It examines three countries with different history of nation building and immigration: Finland, Great Britain and the USA. READ MORE