Essays about: "Transnationalism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 50 essays containing the word Transnationalism.

  1. 1. Transnational Experiences of Ugandan Students in Gothenburg, Sweden; Challenges and Adaptation strategies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Catherine Suubi Kayonga; [2021-02-05]
    Keywords : Transnationalism; adaptation; Ugandan students; cultural differences; coping mechanisms;

    Abstract : The aim of this qualitative study was to explore the transnational experiences of Ugandan students in Gothenburg; Sweden. The focus was to understand how cultural differences affect the academic and social life of these students, the ways in which they adapt to the new host country Sweden, challenges they might have encountered and how they have managed to overcome them. READ MORE

  2. 2. SUPPORTING HONG KONG FROM A DISTANCE An interview study with members of the Hong Kong diaspora in Sweden on their transnational engagement towards the Hong Kong protest movement of 2019-2020

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Mattias Bergsten; [2020-10-08]
    Keywords : transnationalism; diaspora; Hong Kong protest movement of 2019-2020; ; Sweden; remittances; social spheres; semi-structured interviews;

    Abstract : In the summer of 2019, Hong Kong experienced a challenging and turbulent uprising that pushed the city to the verge of revolution. The aim of this study is to investigate transnational engagement amongst members of the Hong Kong diaspora in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. How do left anti-systemic groups in the European Union meet the challenges of a changing transnational political system?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Hanna Franziska Fischer; [2020]
    Keywords : European Studies; social movements; system criticism; transnational politics; Global political studies; left groups; changing political system;

    Abstract : This paper aims to research how left anti-systemic groups in the European Union meet the challenges a transnational political system creates for them. System critical movements have existed for a long time, but in times of an increasingly transnational multi-level polity it is important to consider how system criticism changes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Stuck in Limbo : A qualitative analysis regarding the effects of living in deprived neighborhoods on the citizenship of the second-generation immigrants in Bäckby.

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Faris Henry Gergis; [2020]
    Keywords : Deprived neighborhoods; second-generation immigrants; substantive citizenship; Peregrinus citizenship; integration; political participation; Utsatta områden; andra generationens invandrare; substantiv medborgaskap; Peregrinus medborgarskap; integration; politiskt deltagande;

    Abstract : This thesis is a qualitative study based on semi-structured interviews that were conducted with six highly educated young second-generation immigrants from the deprived neighborhood of Bäckby in Västerås. By aiming to understand how the participants portray their substantive citizenship and its impact upon political participation as an essential pillar of Swedish democracy, the author focused upon how the participants described their perceived discrimination, sense of belonging, transnationalism, and political participation. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Representation of Illicit Firearms in the EU Strategies - A content analysis on two policy documents

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Elvira Korp; [2020]
    Keywords : Illicit firearms; SALW; Policy; WPR; Problem Representation; Transnationalism; Norms; EU Strategy;

    Abstract : Illicit firearms and the proliferation of them are an increasingly discussed topic worldwide. This thesis uses content analysis to analyse the 2005 EU Strategy and revised version of it, the 2018 EU Strategy, on how to combat the proliferation of illicit firearms. READ MORE