Essays about: "Contact family"

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  1. 1. Care workers’ views on social support for older people in Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Aniceta Chua; [2019]
    Keywords : older people; care workers; institutional care; home-based care; social support; Sweden;

    Abstract : This study seeks the views of care workers working with older people about what impact social support resources has on the living conditions of older people. Social support was conceptualised in the study as support received from family members or close friends of the older people. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does family support decrease suicide rates? A panel data analysis of contemporary Europe

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Felix Garcia Medina; Lukas Källén; [2019]
    Keywords : Suicide; Social Support; Fixed Effects;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the suicide rates of 11 European countries from 2001 and 2017 to investigate a potential relationship between the level of family support and suicide rates. Age-group and gender-specific suicide rates are employed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transnational Activities of the Zimbabwean diaspora in London, United Kingdom: Evidence from a Survey

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Tawanda Maviga; [2019]
    Keywords : Zimbabwe; migrants; remittances; transnationalism; survey;

    Abstract : The key question that this paper seeks to answer is (1) To what extent are Zimbabweans living in London, in the United Kingdom involved in transnational activities to their country of origin? To try to answer this question I have carried out quantitative analysis of primary data gathered in London and the results show that the Zimbabwean migrants are actively involved in transnational activities to their country of origin. Contact with family and sending money home seem to be the most carried out transnational activities than others. READ MORE

  4. 4. Valpsjukevirus – ytterligare ett hot mot den biologiska mångfalden?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Cecilia Norstedt; [2019]
    Keywords : Valpsjukevirus; valpsjuka; viltmedicin; bevarandebiologi; biologisk mångfald;

    Abstract : De senaste 40 åren har man sett en drastisk minskning av den biologiska mångfalden och man beräknar att vilda djurpopulationer har minskat med 60 % sedan 1970. De största hoten mot den biologiska mångfalden anses vara förlust av habitat och överexploatering, men infektiösa sjukdomar finns listade bland de fem största hoten. READ MORE

  5. 5. The battle you know nothing about. A qualitative study on the process of female re-entry

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Lana Lanica; [2019]
    Keywords : desistance; re-entry; semi-structured interviews; theory of cognitive transformation; women;

    Abstract : Much research related to incarceration and re-entry has been focused on male models, and thus ignoring the unique circumstances of women offenders. Previous research argues that evident differences are found between the two sexes and these should not be neglected. READ MORE