Essays about: "Stigma"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 190 essays containing the word Stigma.

  1. 1. Intercultural communication between Arabic speakers in Sweden as a microculture and the Swedish health care system as a macroculture in the context of healthcare

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Hiba Al Abdallah; [2021-02-03]
    Keywords : arabiska; SIK; intercultural communication; healthcare; Arabic; organizational culture; macroculture; microculture; Cultural Gap; Delivering Health Care;

    Abstract : This study aims to investigate the communication between Arabic speakers in Sweden as a microculture and the Swedish health care system as a macroculture in the context of healthcare. The study has both a qualitative and a socio-cultural perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING FOR ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY : Innovative Design for an Ankle Foot Orthosis

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Industridesign

    Author : Theresa Hoai-Thuong Nguyen; [2021]
    Keywords : Ankle Foot Orthosis; Orthotics; Assistive Technology; 3D Printing; 3D Scanning; Additive Manufacturing; Self-Expression; Personalization; Customization; Human Rights;

    Abstract : The following report presents a Master thesis project about a re-design of an ankle foot orthosis using additive manufacturing as the production method, conducted by a student in Spring 2020 as part of the Master’s programme Industrial Design at Jönköping University’s School of Engineering. Ankle foot orthoses are the most prescribed lower extremity orthoses worldwide and are worn in a visually obtrusive way making patients feel stigmatized for their disability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Segregation & territorial stigma : A case study of Botkyrka Municipality, Stockholm

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Tobias Persson; [2021]
    Keywords : Segregation; Political discourse; Violence; Suburbs; Media; Botkyrka; Case study; Challenges; Stigmatising; Exemplifying; Criminal gangs; Car burnings; Shootings.;

    Abstract : Segregation is increasing in Sweden, and the political discourse about violence in Swedish suburbs has intensified dramatically throughout the last years. Segregated areas are often described as dangerous areas with a lot of insecurities. In this paper, I´m going to present a case study of Botkyrka municipality which is in south Stockholm. READ MORE

  4. 4. The ethnic identity of the Sami people : A study about the perception of Samis’ ethnic identity

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Ludvig Malmquist; [2021]
    Keywords : Sami; ethnicity; perception; indigenous; discourse;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to analyze perceptions about the Sami ethnic identity. In order to analyze the topic, this thesis is using a qualitative method. READ MORE

  5. 5. Conflict-related sexual violence against men: A thematic analysis of the phenomenon in mass media

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Mikaela Eriksson; [2021]
    Keywords : Sexual violence; male survivors; male victims of sexual violence; conflict-related sexual violence; masculine norms; stigma;

    Abstract : Conflict-related sexual violence against men is a largely unrecognized and forgotten perspective in both research and international policies. Reports document that conflict-related sexual violence affects men, yet detailed consideration of the issue remains missing due to the lack of comprehensive research. READ MORE