Essays about: "Inequality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 864 essays containing the word Inequality.

  1. 1. COVID-19 MEASURES AND DEMOCRACY IN WEST AFRICA A case study of Nigeria and Ghana

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Bright Osas Osamwonyi; [2021-07-20]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In trying to respond to the covid19 pandemic, the government in nascent democracies like Nigeriaand Ghana initiated measures and policies to mitigate the adverse effect of the pandemic. Measuressuch as lockdowns, public health measures and social distancing measures, were enacted althoughthese measures were needed but the implementation of these measures affected democratic principles especially the egalitarian principle of democracy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Immigration and Inequality: Evidence from Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daniel Altsten; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : Immigration; municipality; income inequality; heterogeneity;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Carta ex Machina: Testing object-based machine learning and unsupervised classification in land use change detection mapping in the semi-arid governorate of Sidi Bouzid, Tunisia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Kristian Emil Havnsgaard Paludan; [2021]
    Keywords : Change detection; Land use mapping; LANDSAT MSS; LANDSAT TM; GEOBIA; Random Forest classification; ISODATA cluster classification; Object-based classification; Semi-arid agriculture; Irrigation mapping; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Sidi Bouzid, Tunisia is an inland governorate in Tunisia that has undergone a rapid agricultural and urban development since the Tunisian independence in 1952 from being a rural and largely nomadic region into a hub of irrigated agriculture. In 2010 Mohamed Bouazizi sparked the Tunisian revolution by lighting himself on fire int he city of Sidi Bouzid, with some blaming the inequality and water scarcity created by this rapid expansion in the irrigation farming as an important cause (Bayat, 2017; Malka, 2018). READ MORE

  4. 4. Las actitudes hacia el uso de anglicismos en el habla coloquial : Un estudio sociolingüístico comparativo entre hombres y mujeres de Tucumán, Argentina

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och lärande

    Author : Eliana Johannesson; [2021]
    Keywords : género; sociolingüística; actitudes; anglicismos; préstamos lingüísticos; Tucumán; Argentina;

    Abstract : The anglicism is a global phenomenon with significant impact on the Spanish language lexicon. The aim of this study is to investigate the attitudes of a group of informants towards this phenomenon in the region of Tucumán, Argentina, and if their attitude changes according to gender. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social psychological perspective on stress and stress coping for working Kosovo Albanian mothers in Sweden and Kosovo

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för hälsovetenskaper; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för hälsovetenskaper

    Author : Viktoria Haradini; Essi Tapper; [2021]
    Keywords : Stress; stress coping; theory of gender; determinants of health; women; Kosovo Albanian; mothers; work-home relations; Stress; stresshantering; genusteori; hälsans determinanter; kosovoalban; mamma; hem- och arbetsrelationer;

    Abstract : Stress is something that affects women throughout their lives and has a huge effect on wellbeing. The negative consequences of gender inequality make it harder for women to improve their lives and be a part of the labour market because of responsibilities with children and housework. READ MORE