Essays about: "Syrian immigrants"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words Syrian immigrants.

  1. 1. THE NOBEL PRIZE MUST BE GIVEN TO THE SMARTPHONE INVENTOR : SHEDDING LIGHT ON ELDERLY SYRIAN IMMIGRANTS’ EXPERIENCES OF USING SMARTPHONE FOR INFORMATION AND SOCIAL INTERACTION DURING CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC IN GAVLE, SWEDEN

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för socialt arbete och kriminologi

    Author : Jamal Hima; [2020]
    Keywords : Elderly; Syrian immigrants; smartphones; social interaction; Social distancing; coronavirus pandemic; Gavle;

    Abstract : This is a qualitative study that explores elderly Syrian immigrants’ experiences of using smartphones for information and social interaction during the coronavirus pandemic in Gavle, Sweden. The sample used in this study consists of five elderly Syrian immigrants from Gavle city. READ MORE

  2. 2. Tracking the integration process of the Syrian immigrants, who have fled the Syrian Civil War and settled in Södertälje city, Sweden (2011-2017)

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Sisil Benjaro; [2018]
    Keywords : Syrian Migrants; Integration; Systemic Integration; Resilience; Self-sufficiency; Social marketing;

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  3. 3. Education in Conflict and Crisis : The case of Kurdish refugees from Syria in Turkey

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, didaktik och utbildningsstudier

    Author : Nubin Ciziri; [2018]
    Keywords : refugee; education; capital owning; stigma; strategies;

    Abstract : Underpinned by Pierre Bourdieu and Abdelmalek Sayad’s sociological theories and Erving Goffman’s theory of social stigma, this study bridges the ideas of these three sociologists by examining the relationship of capital owning, stigma, migration and the strategies immigrant families build towards education around these notions. With the aim of exploring the role of education for refugee immigrants, the research area has been restricted to a specific city in the South-East of Turkey. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Photographs of Alan Kurdi : Exploitative or Just What the Syrian Refugees Needed?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Medier och kommunikation

    Author : Kristina Häggström; [2018]
    Keywords : media; Alan Kurdi; photographs; iconicity;

    Abstract : Abstract: This study explores how the photographs of Alan Kurdi were used by Swedish newspapers, how they may have been perceived by the readers of those newspapers, and whether there are any ethical considerations when using the photography of Alan Kurdi. It answers three research questions; “How were the photographs of Alan Kurdi used by Swedish newspapers?”, “What potential meanings of the photographs of Alan Kurdi were interpreted by the readers of the articles?” and “What are the ethical implications of using the photographs of Alan Kurdi in the newspapers?” In order to investigate this the top 5 Swedish newspapers were studied and all the articles containing the photographs were studied. READ MORE

  5. 5. WELFARE MAGNETISM IN SWEDEN AND DENMARK

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Harriet Nantongo Ndibuuza; [2017]
    Keywords : Sweden and Denmark welfare model; networks; immigration policy; Europe; Welfare magnetism migration; International migration; Syrian asylum seekers; social media; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study agrees with previous research on the welfare magnetism for immigrants in generous welfare states compared to those with less generous welfare provisions. This study does not stop at just agreeing with the positive previous research of welfare magnetism, this thesis` focus is to present other important factors when dealing with forced immigrants movement choice. READ MORE