Essays about: "Equality"

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  1. 1. Social work with undocumented migrants: Services, Construction of needs and Problem-solving approaches of Civil Society Organizations in Gothenburg-Sweden.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Christine Caroline Isunu; [2018-10-15]
    Keywords : Social Work; Undocumented Migrants; Civil Society Organizations.;

    Abstract : As pride to the social work profession, social workers in the civil society honor the imperative to extend social work services to undocumented migrants by constructing this group as eligible and deserving within the civil society space. The aim of the study was to deepen understanding of social work practice with undocumented migrants by inquiring into the services, construction of needs and problem-solving approaches of civil society organizations in Gothenburg, Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. The female labor market and gender equality

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Joel Canderhed; Victor Fingal; [2018-09-19]
    Keywords : Gender equality; Educational equality; Health equality; Political equality; Labor market; Service sector employment;

    Abstract : This paper is a cross-national panel study evaluating how education-, health- and political dimensions of gender equality are affected by the size and composition of the female labor market. The hypothesis is that improving labor force participation and female employment in the service sector have a positive relationship with the dimensions of gender equality. READ MORE

  3. 3. The impact of the Equal Pay Act of 2003 on gender equality in the Illinois labour market

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Jon-Samuel Andersson; Gustav Ekman; [2018-07-02]
    Keywords : gender equality; Difference-in-Difference; Synthetic Control Method; Equal Pay Act; labour market; policy evaluation;

    Abstract : Using data extracted through the Current Population Survey (CPS), this thesis evaluates the effects of the Illinois 2003 Equal Pay Act and its amendments. This is done through studying the effects that the implementation of this legislation had on gender specific labour market outcomes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women’s experiences of gender-based barriers and stereotypes in bodybuilding as a masculine sport in Poland

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Kaja Daroszewska; [2018-06-27]
    Keywords : Gender; Poland; women bodybuilding; stereotypes;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to study gender-based barriers and stereotypes that influence womenin masculine sports taking bodybuilding as an example and analyzing four interviews by usinga feminism perspective and professional discourse analysis. In terms of methodology it applies narrative writing, interviews, analysis and professional discourse analysis from female bodybuilding athletes and autoethnography. READ MORE

  5. 5. Paid family leave Policy in California - First, ever implemented in the United States of America

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Hannah Lööf Björnram; Ravneet Singh; [2018-06-26]
    Keywords : California; Paid parental leave; Difference-In-Difference; Synthetic control; Gender equality;

    Abstract : In this essay, we examine the effects of a gender-neutral policy that was implemented in California in 2004. The policy, Paid family leave, is the first policy in the US that offers a financial compensation to both parents and consists of 6 weeks of paid leave. READ MORE