Essays about: "factors affect career development"

Found 3 essays containing the words factors affect career development.

  1. 1. GENDER, ETHNICITY, AND PLACE Contextualizing Gender and Social Background to the Private and Public livelihoods of African women in the Diaspora (Case study - Gothenburg, Sweden).

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Hadijah Mwenyango; [2012-11-27]
    Keywords : Gender; Roles; Public Private; African women; Sweden.;

    Abstract : Human beings in all societies are attributed to a gender that supposedly has/has not certain properties and with high identity-forming significance for the individual. Critical debates show that the magnitude and effect of gender symbolic construction, articulation as well as its dissemination differs for different groups of women depending on society and history. READ MORE

  2. 2. Socio-economic factors impacting fertility preferences and fertility behaviours in Shanghai

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Author : Erin Kennedy; [2010]
    Keywords : China; population policy; housing; fertility preference; fertility behavior; development; single-child generation; Shanghai; Family Planning Policy; socio-economic variable; institution; policy variable; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Purpose: The purpose of this study was to explore the current factors affecting fertility preference and fertility behaviour in Shanghai among the first single-child generation who are now entering into their childbearing years. In order to gain a more clear understanding of fertility preference and fertility behaviour in Shanghai the following areas were explored in an attempt to discover the institutional/policy variables and the socio-economic variables that are impacting fertility preference and fertility behaviour: the number of children preferred by the participants, the actual number of children had or planned to have by the participants, the age or time of having a first child, the factors affecting a participant’s fertility preference and fertility behaviour, and the desired future direction of the family planning policy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Motivation of Future Knowledge Workers : A Comparative Study of Engineering Students’ opinions on Work in Sweden and Finland

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för management; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för management

    Author : Varpumaria Jeskanen; Oscar Jaime Guzman Madariaga; [2007]
    Keywords : Motivation; Incentives; Knowledge Workers; Engineering Students; Sweden; Finland ;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to examine which factors and incentives affect the work motivation of students from technical degree programmes in Sweden and Finland, and how companies can attract graduating students to apply for a job. The study explores also similarities and differences in preferences of work-related incentives and impact of cultural differences in work values. READ MORE