Essays about: "Kristoffer Helgesson"

Found 1 essay containing the words Kristoffer Helgesson.

  1. 1. Passing "the message" in Cape Verde - A minor field study of domestic violence against women in Cape Verde.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Author : Kristoffer Helgesson; [2013]
    Keywords : Domestic violence; gender based violence; Cape Verde; women; power perspective; organization; institution; police; Rede Sol; city hall; United Nations; ICIEG; Max Weber; radical feminism; social values; cultural values; gender equality; women issues; infidelity; unfaithfulness; nightlife; Minor Field Study; Cultural Sciences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Today Cape Verde is considered a good example and at the forefront in prosperity development compared to other Sub-Saharan African countries, and since Cape Verde recently made stricter legislation in gender based violence, the aim of this study has been to analyze why reports of domestic violence against women in Cape Verde have increased. I have done research in three key areas: local environment, organizational and institutional work, cultural values and social norms. READ MORE