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  1. 1. “IF WE HAVE THE SEX PURCHASE LAW, WE MUST BE PREPARED TO HELP” - How some of Sweden’s social services work with youths having sex for compensation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Author : Klara Wefer; [2020]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to look into how some social workers in Sweden view their work with youths having sex for compensation with regards to the feminist ideas that the law on buying sex expresses. Swedish studies have shown that most of the youths having sex for compensation started when they were 13-14 years old. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Welfare State and Attitudes to Free Movement : How does the design of the social insurance system associate with public attitudes towards free movement in receiving EU countries?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johan Olofsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Free movement; the welfare state; earnings-relatedness; labor market competition hypothesis; welfare state chauvinism; deservingness; reciprocity;

    Abstract : The EU is faced with problems related to the unrestricted access to national welfare states of mobile EU workers. These problems are mainly framed by the growing opposition to the free movement of workers. The strongest contributing factor to these negative attitudes has commonly said to be actor-based, i.e. READ MORE

  3. 3. Empowerment in the Garment Industry : A Study on Home-Based Workers in Delhi, India

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Charlotte Hellström; [2020]
    Keywords : Empowerment; global garment industry; home-based work; SEWA;

    Abstract : India is becoming one of the biggest garment producers in the world and at the bottom of the industry women can often be found working from their homes because of norms restricting them what to do and where to go. These women often work under middlemen who take advantage of their disempowerment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Intersecting Oppressions of Migrant Domestic Workers : (In)Securities of Female Migration to Lebanon

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Janine Gunzelmann; [2020]
    Keywords : Gendered Migration; Migrant Domestic Workers; Intersectionality; Lebanon;

    Abstract : This Master’s thesis explores the intersection of powers that create (in)secure female migration to Lebanon. It contributes to a growing literature corpus about the lives of women, originating from South/ South-East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa, who migrate to Lebanon to work in the domestic work sector. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Construction Industries View on Accountability in a No-Blame Culture

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Shaun Trussler; [2020]
    Keywords : FLMU06; Construction; Safety; Accountability; No-Blame; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Construction is one of the most dangerous industries in the United States. Job sites are controlled by the General Contractor who may perform their own work and will have Subcontractors perform other scopes of work. Work is performed by a mix of union and non-union workers. READ MORE