Essays about: "Vaccine Hesitancy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words Vaccine Hesitancy.

  1. 1. COVID-19 vaccine uptake among female students at Pwani University in Kilifi, Kenya

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Julia Eriksson; [2023]
    Keywords : COVID-19 vaccine; vaccine acceptance; vaccine hesitance; female university students; women of childbearing age.;

    Abstract : Introduction: COVID-19 infection in pregnant women increases the risk for maternal complications and they are also more likely to suffer from more severe disease. Reasons for COVID-19 vaccine acceptance and hesitancy are well-studied in the general population. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Quiet Part Out Loud - Conspiracy theories and the rhetoric among activists in Sweden related to the Coronavirus pandemic

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

    Author : Felix Adolfsson; [2022]
    Keywords : anti-vaccination; Covid-19; digital environments; stigmatized knowledge; democracy; far-right ideology; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with a set of organized activist movements during the harshest restrictions of the Covid-19 pandemic in Sweden. These groups protested both online and offline against imposed restrictions and vaccinations, displaying a critical attitude towards recommendations and restrictions such as by gathering in large crowds. READ MORE


    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Ludvig Lindström; [2022]
    Keywords : Vaccine; AI; Machine learning; stance detection; pandemic; COVID;

    Abstract : Vaccine hesitancy is considered a major threat to global health and social media is playing an increasingly significant role in spreading anti-vaccine sentiments. This study aims to track changes in the proportion of anti-vaccine tweets during a period of the Covid-19 pandemic and explore potential correlations between anti-vaccine stances and various factors of the pandemic situation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Factors Affecting Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy in Sweden (2021)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tatev Nazaryan; Nella Karapetyan; [2021]
    Keywords : Vaccine Hesitancy; Covid-19 Pandemic; Vaccination; Vaccine refusers; Vaccine deniers; Immunization; Social Marketing; Medicine and Health Sciences; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Authors: Tatev Nazaryan, Nella Karapetyan Supervisor: Fleura Bardhi Date: May 31st, 2021 Course: BUS39 Degree Project in Global Marketing Keywords: Vaccine Hesitancy, Covid-19 Pandemic, Vaccination, Vaccine refusers, Vaccine deniers, Immunization, Social Marketing Thesis Purpose: The aim of this qualitative study is to understand the factors affecting the Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy phenomenon in Sweden. Theoretical Perspective: Our study adopts the Socio-Ecological Model in order to understand what factors affect hesitancy towards the Covid-19 vaccines. READ MORE

  5. 5. Injection or Infection - A Quantitative Study of Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Claes Törnsten; Richard Bolz; [2021]
    Keywords : Risk; Conspiracy theories; Vaccine hesitancy; Risk denial; Covid-19;

    Abstract : The Covid-19 pandemic has, despite all its tragedy, led to one of the greatest scientific feats ever accomplished; an array of vaccines was developed against it in less than a year. Whilst this has bestowed hope, relief, and safety upon millions of people, many feel the opposite in the face of mass inoculation: concern, dread, and hesitancy. READ MORE