Essays about: "assimilation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 151 essays containing the word assimilation.

  1. 1. Party system design and nation-building efforts : A comparative study of Kenya and Nigeria

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elin Olsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Party system design; consociationalism; integrationalism; nation-building; assimilation; multiculturalism; Kenya; Nigeria;

    Abstract : How can party system design contribute to managing ethnic relations? This thesis investigatesthe relationship between party system design and the type of nation-building efforts pursuedin a country. More specifically, whether a country allows ethnicity to be a source of politicalmobilization or not and how that relates to nation-building policies having an assimilating ora multicultural character. READ MORE

  2. 2. Immigrants Participation in the Social Assistance in Finland : Is there a difference between immigrant and native participants and does the time spent in the new country affect their probability of using social assistance?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Maiwand Shakeeb; Murtaza Said; [2021]
    Keywords : Human capital variable; Social assistance; Probability; Language skill; Include Control.;

    Abstract : This paper analyzes the immigrant´s probability to participate in social assistance programs compared to natives in Finland and if there are any cohort and assimilation effects. For estimation, we used the linear probability model to find out the result. READ MORE

  3. 3. Minority rights in Kosovo : A case study on Torbeshis experiences

    University essay from Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation; Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Elma Mislimi; Eljesa Ajeti; [2021]
    Keywords : minority rights; minority issues; Torbesh Kosovo; inter-ethnic tensions; post-war Kosovo; Serb-Albanian relations; implementation; ethnic minority; linguistic challenges; assimilation; albanization; minoritetsrättigheter; minoritetsfrågor; Torbesjer Kosovo; spänningar mellan etniska grupper; efterkrigstiden Kosovo; serbisk-albanska relationer; implementering; etnisk minoritet; språkliga utmaningar; assimilering; albanisering;

    Abstract : Ever since Kosovo’s declared Independence in 2008, the nation has opted for a multi-ethnic approach by adopting a legal framework that contains several laws promoting and protecting minority rights, although these have remained rather stagnant in implementation. The minorities in Kosovo have furthermore been affected by the Serb-Albanian relations and inter-ethnic tensions by creating divisions and societal challenges. READ MORE

  4. 4. Made in China – assimilating ethnic minorities in the 21st century : An examination of Xi Jinping’s efforts to sinicise ethnic minorities in China through framing

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Wiam Lena Khalid Jamel; [2021]
    Keywords : Ethnic policy; assimilation; sinicisation; China; Xi Jinping; framing theory.;

    Abstract : The study aims to analyse how China, under the Xi Jinping administration, assimilates its ethnic minorities by exploring white papers' underlying motives. The ambition is to understand China’s actions and how they can affect the future. READ MORE

  5. 5. The effects of the Venezuelan diaspora on Peru’s labour market: Evidence from the enaction of a Temporary Stay Permit to Venezuelan migrants

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Pol Barbé Sanromà; [2021]
    Keywords : Refugees; forced displacement; migration; labor market; informal economy; Global South; education; Venezuela; Peru; Difference-in-Differences estimation.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In January 2017, amidst the ongoing social strife in Venezuela, the Peruvian government enacted a working permit “Permiso Temporal de Permanencia” endowing Venezuelan migrants with the right to work and with access to health and education services. Given the spatial concentration of Venezuelan migrants in Peru and the clear temporal cut I unfold a difference-in-differences methodology to exploit the differences in the labor market before and after the policy was introduced at the individual level. READ MORE