Essays about: "Gender inequality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 247 essays containing the words Gender inequality.

  1. 1. Political reservations and women’s economic activity in India

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Linn Alexandersson; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : Economic activity; India; social norms; political reservation; gender inequality; stereotypes; Panchayati Raj;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Voices of South African Women : A qualitative research study on gender equality work as experienced by women in South African corporations

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Ebba Persson; Josefin Svensson; [2020]
    Keywords : Women; South Africa; Gender Equaliy; Inequality; Motherhood; Organizational culture; Society structures; Experiences; Intersectionality;

    Abstract : Problem statement: How do South African women experience the current gender equality work in their workplace and how does it affect their working conditions? Purpose: The purpose of our study is to contribute to an understanding of how South African women are experiencing gender equality work in their workplace and how this is affecting their working conditions. The aim is to find personal experiences of working women in South Africa of how gender equality work is being experienced on an individual level. READ MORE

  3. 3. Kenyan Girls' Fight for Education and Empowerment - A Case Study Investigating NGOs Attempt to Tackle Cultural Obstacles in Education for Girls in Kenya

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Ida Grube Lorentzen; [2020]
    Keywords : Non-governmental Organization; Gender equality; Girl s education; Kenya; Qualitative Case study;

    Abstract : Girls’ opportunity to attend and stay in school is a worldwide issue especially for secondary education predominantly experienced in Sub-Saharan Africa where poverty is particularly high. This issue is caused by gender inequality as most children who is not able to attend to school are female. READ MORE

  4. 4. Walking barefoot - A study of high-skilled women in the Gig Economy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Antonio Sterpin; Malva Bröijersén; [2020]
    Keywords : Gig Economy; Gender; Inequality; Doing Gender; Redoing Gender; Ideal Worker; Business and Economics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this master thesis was to increase the understanding of the role of gender in the Gig Economy. This research followed a social constructivist approach with an abductive mechanism that allowed for parallel working with theory and empirical data. READ MORE

  5. 5. Myocardial performance index in female endurance trained middle-aged women

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Agnes Liljeberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Athete s heart ; Echocardiography; endurance training; female athlete; myocardial performance index; spectral analysis;

    Abstract : Intensiv och regelbunden fysisk träning ökar syrebehovet till hjärtat. Det är ett känt faktum att detta leder till mekaniska och morfologiska förändringar i hjärtat, vilket har resulterat i uttrycket ”idrottshjärta”. READ MORE