Essays about: "MFS"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 142 essays containing the word MFS.

  1. 1. Voicing Women’s Rights: Being and Becoming a Women’s Rights Activist in Assam, India

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Ida Scharla Løjmand; [2018]
    Keywords : Women s rights movements; Women s rights; Habitus; Capital; Assam;

    Abstract : This thesis is based on a minor field study (MFS) with the aim of investigating what habitus and forms of capital facilitate women’s rights activism in Assam, India – a state described as highly patriarchal but also a place where women enjoy higher status than elsewhere in the country. Using the concepts of capital and habitus and elements from social movement- and feminist theory, I analyze interviews with eight Assamese women’s rights activists. READ MORE

  2. 2. Midwives' experience of perineal rupture prevention : a Minor Field Study in Indonesia

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola; Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Anna-Karin Heikkilä; Hannah Reisinger; [2018]
    Keywords : Midwives; Perineal ruptures; Prevention; Childbirth; Experience; Knowledge; Barnmorskor; Perinealbristningar; Förebyggande; Förlossning; Erfarenhet; Kunskap;

    Abstract : Background The complications of getting affected by perineal ruptures by giving birth can cause anxiety and consequences that affect the daily life of the woman. Over ninety percent of Indonesian midwives had neither acquired any basic skills nor received any further professional development training in this area during the three years following their graduation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Security risks of climate change : Climate change induced conflicts in western Kenya

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Caroline Sofie de Groot; [2018]
    Keywords : Security risks; climate change; Kenya; conflicts; resilience; water scarcity;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to examine links between climate change and conflicts. The report aims to produce relevant insights on the security risks posed by climate change in the rural pastoral area Sarambei in western Kenya. READ MORE

  4. 4. Preventing fatal effects of overworking : Product design solution

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Rahim Adawi; [2018]
    Keywords : stroke; DVT; overworking; karoshi; guolaosi; prolonged; inactivity; sedentary; death; product; design; China; Sweden; Sida; MFS; field study; trouser; pants; sampling; observation; questionnaire; interview; blood circulation; stasis; cardiovascular; disease; cotton; corn; agenda 2030; Chinese finger trap; textile; fibre; yarn; soil; erosion; muscle; pump; mechanism; gradual; compression; stockings; GECS; PECS; pressure; distribution; blood; clot; veins; therapy; stool; chair; PE; PTS; economy; class; syndrome; methodology; plastic; sample; concept; sketch; stroke; DVT; överarbete; karoshi; guolaosi; förlängd; inaktivitet; stillasittande; död; produkt; design; Kina; Sverige; Sida; MFS; fältstudie; byxa; byxor; provtagning; observation; frågeformulär; intervju; blodcirkulation; stasis; kardiovaskulär; sjukdom; bomull; majs; agenda 2030; kinesisk fingerfälla; textil; fiber; garn; jord erosion; muskel; pump; mekanism; gradvis; komprimering; strumpor; stödstrumpa; tryck; kraft; GECS; PECS tryckfördelning; blod; blodproppar; vener; terapi; pall; stol; PE; PTS; ekonomi; klass; syndrom; metodik; plast; prov; koncept; skiss;

    Abstract : “Overworking to death” is a phenomenon that has been noticeable in developing countries. The cause of death is mainly through ischemic strokes. While the victims’ occupations differed, they all shared a common characteristic, being positioned in a sedentary work, ranging from IT workers to doctors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assyrian Identity Politicization: A study concerning Assyrian identity politics in the context of the conflict in Syria and Iraq 2012-2017

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anton Jönsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Politicization; Mobilization; Islamic State IS ; Nineveh Plains; Khabur River Valley; Nineveh Plain Protection Units NPU ; Syriac Military Council MFS ; Khabour Guards; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis is a single-case study of Assyrian identity politicization in the context of the conflict in Iraq and Syria from 2012 to 2017. The thesis investigates to what extent and in which manner that a politicization of Assyrian identity can be said to have occurred by reviewing empirical data concerning the events of the period and analyzing statements from three Assyrian militias. READ MORE