Essays about: "family studies"

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  1. 1. Gender Imbalance and Educational Investments in China

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Jessica Johansson; Anna Johnsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sex Ratio; Education; One Child Policy; Marriage; Signaling;

    Abstract : An unintended consequence of the One Child Policy, introduced in 1979, has been the increasing sex ratio imbalance in China. This has resulted in millions of excess males, facing difficulties in finding a spouse. READ MORE

  2. 2. Understanding the social dimension of sustainable agriculture : Swiss dairy farmers perspectives

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Magdalena Margarita Halter; [2022]
    Keywords : social sustainability; dairy farmers; farming; agriculture; Switzerland; Q-Methodology; focus group; factor analysis; perspectives;

    Abstract : The current food systems need to become more sustainable, and this involves the creation of balance between the economic, environmental and social dimension of these systems. The social dimension, however, is least clearly conceptualized and likely to be overlooked when the issues are not very obvious as this is the case for many regions in the global north. READ MORE

  3. 3. Grief Support for Children with Intellectual Disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorder : A Systematic Literature Review

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, CHILD

    Author : Maria Bonin; [2022]
    Keywords : Grief; support; intervention; children; autism spectrum disorder; intellectual disabilities;

    Abstract : Children with intellectual disabilities and autism spectrum disorder are in danger of developing serious mental health issues after the death of a beloved person. They are considered as not being able to grieve and understand the concept of death, which leads to exclusion from grieving processes and rituals. READ MORE

  4. 4. Understanding China’s New Fertility Policy System through ‘Incrementalism’: Inferences from Online Articles Published by China Population and Development Research Center

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Yongheng Sun; [2022]
    Keywords : China; “Two- three-child policy”; “Supporting measures” system; Incrementalism; Public Administration; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the ongoing transformation from previous “one-child policy” to current “two-/three-child policy” in China, the newly issued “supporting measures” system is highlighted to be crucial to boosting fertility. Extant studies on the issue are mostly limited to idealized discussions, while lacking a Public Administration perspective to comprehensively understand the real policy process. READ MORE

  5. 5. Honlig reproduktion hos unga lodjur (Lynx lynx)

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Cecilia Norstedt; [2022]
    Keywords : Eurasiskt lodjur; lodjur; Lynx lynx; reproduktion; pubertet; dräktighetsandel; persisterande gulkropp; gulkropp;

    Abstract : I Sverige lever Europas störa kattdjur – det eurasiska lodjuret (Lynx lynx). Arten klassas som livskraftig globalt sett men är i Sverige fridlyst sedan 90-talet och klassas som sårbar enligt 2020 års rödlista. Sedan 1990-talet har man i Sverige genomfört en årlig inventering av lodjur för att uppskatta stammens storlek och utveckling. READ MORE