Essays about: "barnhem"

Found 3 essays containing the word barnhem.

  1. 1. Oliver Twist and Jane Eyre : A Comparison of Orphans in Victorian Literature

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Eva Persson; [2014]
    Keywords : workhouses; Charles Dickens; Charlotte Brontë; orphanage; education; boarding schools; fattighus; Dickens; barnhem; utbildning; internatskolor; Languages and Literatures;

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  2. 2. The orphan and the saviour- a relationship of love, gratitude and commodities : A critical discourse analysis of the construction of the narrative about the helper and the orphanage child.

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Barn- och ungdomsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Britta Holmberg; [2014]
    Keywords : Voluntourism; orphanage tourism; Otherness; discourse; orphanage; orphan; development aid; volunteering; volunteers; Voluntourism; barnhemsturism; den Andre; diskurs; barnhem; föräldralösa barn; bistånd; volontärarbete; volontärer;

    Abstract : This study explores the construction of the orphanage child and the helper in the context of voluntourism, orphanage tourism, support and establishment of orphanages. Since residential care is rarely put forward as a “good solution” for children without parental care in Sweden or other Western countries, the purpose of this study is to understand how orphanages for children from the South are legitimised as a solution in narratives about the helpers and the orphans. READ MORE

  3. 3. Phyllis memorial childrens home and academy : ett undersökande förslagsarbete för framtida utveckling av ett barnhem och skola i Kenya

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Stina Höglund; Hanne Nilsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Kenya; barnhem; skola; utvecklingsland; kulturell kontext; vatten; sanitet; ta tillvara på resurser; strategi; social hållbarhet;

    Abstract : Phyllis Memorial Childrens Home and Academy är beläget utanför Nakuru i västra Kenya. Barnhemmet grundades år 2000 av Jacinta Njoroge och under tolv år har en kraftig expansion och utveckling skett. Det som började som ett privat finansierat initiativ är numera en väletablerad verksamhet som finansieras av ett organiserat bistånd. READ MORE