Essays about: "Immigration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 442 essays containing the word Immigration.

  1. 1. Individualized Islamic practices and proving ‘normality’ - Thoughts and experiences of Muslim international students regarding their Muslim identities and everyday religious practices in Swedish society

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Negin Mohaghegh Harandi; [2019-10-18]
    Keywords : Muslims; international students; individualization of religion; stigmatization; identity- practicing Islam- lived religion.;

    Abstract : Due to a rapid growth of immigration from Muslim majority countries, the number of Muslims living in Sweden has dramatically increased since 1950s. Sweden has a very diverse Muslim population in terms of cultural, ethnic, political, linguistic and educational background. READ MORE

  2. 2. Aligning Fortress Europe with the Rainbow? The Securitization of Migration and LGBTI Asylum Seekers in the European Union.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Celia Keller Martínez; [2019-09-17]
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    Abstract : The increase of migration into the European Union, which peaked during the 2015humanitarian crisis of refugees, has raised concerns about security within nationalist politicaldiscourse across the EU. European right-wing populist discourse revolves around a perceivedthreat to national and European culture and identity, pushing adamantly for restrictions inmigration policy, and black-marking asylum seekers as hostile actors. READ MORE

  3. 3. COMMUNICATION CHALLENGES AND USE OF TECHNOLOGY BETWEEN IMMIGRANT MOTHERS AND NURSES IN CHILD HEALTH CENTERS IN SWEDEN (Nurses and Doulas’ perspectives)

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Rocío Rodríguez Pozo; [2019-08-07]
    Keywords : Communication; Culture; Immigration; Language; Technology; Mothers; Nurses; Doulas; Swedish Child Health Centers;

    Abstract : The aim of this project is to describe and to analyze the perceived communication challenges and cultural differences (from nurses and doulas' points of view) in meetings between Swedish nurses and immigrant mothers in Swedish Child Health Centers (CHC) from dense immigrant areas. A special focus is put on the use of technology for managing their communication. READ MORE

  4. 4. Immigration, education and employment - Does education affect assimilation of migrants in the labor market?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Malin Apler; Carl Tosteby; [2019-07-11]
    Keywords : Immigration Economics; Assimilation; Education;

    Abstract : The aim of this paper is to analyze how the level of education affects the probability of being employed for immigrants in the United States (U.S.) during the period 2000-2017. READ MORE

  5. 5. THE ANTI-IMMIGRANT EMIGRANT Explaining radical right party voting among expatriate Swedes

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mimmi Muleta; [2019-03-28]
    Keywords : radical right party voting; transnationalism; expatriate Swedes; Sweden Democrats;

    Abstract : What can explain the radical right party voting of citizens that have emigrated abroad? Results from the 2014 SOM survey of Swedish expatriates show that 7% of the expatriate population voted for the radical right party of Sweden – the Sweden Democrats. The research area of radical right party support is substantial, and there have been numerous studies presenting explanations to why individuals vote for radical right parties. READ MORE