Essays about: "Identity perception"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 191 essays containing the words Identity perception.

  1. 1. The perspectives and experiences of Somali immigrants to Sweden in relation to integration

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Muktar Muhumed Ismael; [2020]
    Keywords : Somali immigrants; integration; employment; education; social bonds; social bridges; social links; language; immigration;

    Abstract : It is to be recalled that sucesfull social integration between the immigrants and the host community could have a positive impact on improving the development and resilience of society. It contributes to the advancement of sustainable development by creating better socio-economic interconnectedness, mutual trust & cultural tolerance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Colorism in Zanzibar - A Qualitative Field Study on The Effects of Colorism on Women's Identity and Ethnicity Construction

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Feven Tekie; [2020]
    Keywords : Colorism; Zanzibar; Tanzania; Identity; Ethnicity; Skin Color Bias; Internalized Racism; Identity Process Theory;

    Abstract : This paper is a by-product of a minor field study conducted in Zanzibar, Tanzania during eight consecutive weeks in early 2019. The purpose of the study was to examine how colorism affects women’s identity and ethnicity construction through the research questions; how do women in Zanzibar experience colorism in their daily lives and; how does colorism affect their self-perception? The data was collected through seven semi-structured interviews with women in Zanzibar and observations. READ MORE

  3. 3. “I am East German” - How an East German identity is experienced and defined by the generation born after reunification

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Julia Eniglein; [2019-10-18]
    Keywords : identity; East Germany; intergenerational narratives; media narratives; Heimat; regional identities;

    Abstract : The increased success of right-wing movements and populist parties in East Germany since 2015 led to a public debate about the East and the people who live there. An increased number of young East Germans are now participating in talks and debates about the East, addressing the regions´ problems and challenges but also trying to counter argue its negative image (Engler and Hensel 2018a, 9). READ MORE

  4. 4. Out-of-Character : Current and Potential Use of 'Character' in the Development of Swedish Urban Areas

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Douglas Carlson; [2019]
    Keywords : character; aesthetics; built environment; urban; cohesion; diversity;

    Abstract : Character is a term used in urban development and research to describe aspects of the built environment ranging from aesthetics and design to place identity and sense of place. This wide range of interpretations has led to a vague understanding that differs depending on the perception of users and actors in urban development. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identity and Challenges of Swedish Language Teaching Profession in Sweden : A comparative study of native and non-native Swedish speaking teachers’ reflections

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Zhimao Zhang; [2019]
    Keywords : Native Swedish Speaking Teachers; non-Native Swedish Speaking Teachers; professional identity; challenges; reflection; perception;

    Abstract : Along with the increase of immigrants, Swedish language teachers play a more and more critical role in the acculturation and integration of immigrants. The status of native speaking teachers and the relationship between native and non-native language speaking teachers have always been a concern. READ MORE