Essays about: "Sociologi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 289 essays containing the word Sociologi.

  1. 1. A City of Heathy Mobility. Mixed method case study on development of sustainable bicycle mobility in Warsaw.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Sandra Szynkowska; [2019]
    Keywords : sustainable transportation; development; bicycle; Warsaw; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The uncontrolled development of automotive transportation worldwide raised the urgency to promote sustainable transportation among European cities, whereas bicycle as the most sustainable alternative to cars has become a symbol of urban sustainability. The popularization of cycling trips is conducive to reducing congestion, noise, and pollution in cities. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Untenable Space: The Domestic Labor Sector as a Site of Forced Labor for Migrants Problem representations and framing processes within Civil Society in Singapore

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Amanda Munoz Gamage; [2019]
    Keywords : Civil society; migrant domestic workers; Singapore; isomorphism; problem representations; framing; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : As one of the primary countries of destination for migrant domestic workers in Asia, Singapore is a developed country with one of the highest standards of living in the region. Yet, the city-state has been on the receiving end of extensive criticism concerning the rights and protections of migrant domestic workers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Feminiseringen av veterinäryrket ur ett internationellt perspektiv : processer och olika förklaringsmodeller

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Vendela Gullberg; [2019]
    Keywords : feminisering; veterinäryrket; veterinärmedicin; sociologi; genusvetenskap;

    Abstract : Under de senaste decennierna har veterinäryrket på många platser genomgått en stor förändring i könsfördelning. Från att ha varit ett tydligt mansdominerat område har det skett en helomvändning, till dagens läge där ett stort antal länder rapporterar om kvinnor i majoritet på både veterinärutbildningar och i arbetsmarknaden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Artists of the African Diaspora in Sweden: Race, Resistance and Art

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Amanda Björkdahl; [2019]
    Keywords : racism; Sweden; coping; resistance; art; representation; African diaspora; nordic postcolonialism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study seeks to investigate how artists of the African diaspora in Sweden manage their identity in the face of racism and how this relates to their art. This purpose is investigated through the following sub-themes: the forms of racism the participants have met, how they have coped with racism, how they move through the art field, and how these factors relate to their art. READ MORE

  5. 5. BEHIND THE WORDS: RISING SEAS, DROWNING VOICES - a critical discourse analysis of Swedish press narratives on environmental migration & displacement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Jonas Nyman; [2019]
    Keywords : Environmental migration; Climate change; Media influence; Sweden; Critical studies; Discourse analysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : As the physical consequences of climate change continues to augment, possibly millions of people might be forced to migrate. Those most likely to be forced to move are people living in poor countries in the Global South where vulnerability levels are generally high and the capacity to adapt is often low due to socio-economic difficulties and political insecurity. READ MORE