Essays about: "cultural problems"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 405 essays containing the words cultural problems.

  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. "PINKWASH THIS: Resisting the mainstreaming management of queer cultural heritage"

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hanna Malmsten; [2021-02-03]
    Keywords : Queer Culture; Cultural Heritage; Pinkwashing; LGBTQIA ; Space; Resistance;

    Abstract : As Pride festivals around the world in 2019 celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, the word pinkwashing is on the tip of many tongues. The question of whether or not political parties, business enterprises and authoritative institutions should have an obvious place in the celebrations is frequently discussed, considering Pride, at the start, was a demonstration for the rights of lgbtqia+ people. READ MORE

  3. 3. Using Literature as a Teaching Medium in English Classes in Sweden  

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    Author : Lamar Aziz; [2021]
    Keywords : teaching fiction; language development; critical thinking; social and cultural awareness; English curriculum for secondary school.; Att undervisa skönlitteratur; språkutveckling; kritiskt tänkande; social och kulturell medvetenhet;

    Abstract : There is a great tendency in using literature as a medium of language teaching because literature plays an essential role in developing the students’ language skills. It also helps them in acquiring cultural experiences and to attain a better understanding of the literary texts. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Pillars of Sustainable Cultural Tourism and Entrepreneurship : The case of Gotland as a Cultural Destination

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Aida Sarai Alonso Guerrero; [2021]
    Keywords : culture; cultural heritage; cultural tourism; creative tourism; entrepreneurship; sustainable entrepreneurship; cultural entrepreneurship; culture creation; culture conservation; Gotland; Region Gotland; cultural destination;

    Abstract : The Swedish Island of Gotland is well-known for being prosperous in cultural  and natural values, as well as for its attractiveness as a touristic destination that draws local and international visitors to its myriad of cultural activities, offerings and establishments. For those reasons, Region Gotland has created comprehensive plans aimed at achieving goals related to exalting the image of the island as place for sustainable tourism and the promotion of culture. READ MORE

  5. 5. Aesthetic appreciation of landscapes contributing for national identity : case of Ethiopian landscapes

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

    Author : Kidus Kibebew; [2021]
    Keywords : cultural perspective; multi-culture; social cohesion; aesthetics; cultural landscapes; national identity; Ethiopian landscape;

    Abstract : Landscape conceptions impact national identity. Identity addresses the matters in the features of the physical world but also the relationships, memories, and symbolic meanings linked to the physical landscape. Since a landscape's context is made up of a complex web of past interactions and future aspirations. READ MORE