Essays about: "gender specificity"

Found 4 essays containing the words gender specificity.

  1. 1. The Creative Networker : Predicted Relations between Network Behavior and Creativity

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marcus Magnusson; [2019]
    Keywords : Exploratory study; Network behavior; Creativity; Domain specificity; structural facets; Domänspecifik kreativitet; Nätverksbeteende; Explorativ studie; Strukturella komponenter;

    Abstract : The purpose of the present study was to analyze the significance ofcreativity for network behavior. Similar to other network behavioral studiesthe multidimensional approach was utilized where networking was dividedinto sub dimensions with external and internal counterparts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Multidimensional Intergenerational Inequality: Resource and Gender Specificity : Intergenerational transmission of inequality in education, social class, and income attainment using a sibling correlations approach

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Max Thaning; [2018]
    Keywords : Socioeconomic background; social background; social origin; education; social class; income; sibling correlations; resource specificity; gender specificity; intergenerational transmission of inequality; multidimensional inequality.;

    Abstract : This study focuses on intergenerational transmission of socioeconomic resources in multiple dimensions and decomposes the influence of parents’ education, social class, and income in relation to the same outcomes for children as well as the unique impact of mothers and fathers on sons and daughters. In order to minimize measurement error in parental characteristics and life course bias for children, high quality Swedish administrative register data (spanning over 40 years) is utilized. READ MORE

  3. 3. What are the systematic needs andexperiences of LGBTQ humanitarian workers?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Iain McLellan; [2017]
    Keywords : LGBTQ; Gay; Lesbian; Bisexual; Transgender; Queer; Homosexuality; Culture; Religion; Heteronormativity; Sexual Orientation; Disclosure; Policy; NGOs; UN; Agencies; International; Humanitarian; Data; Diversity; Institutional Support;

    Abstract : This thesis is the product of the author’s personal experience as a gay person working in the humanitarian sector who has experience of the challenges faced in countries of conflict and in countries where the rights of LGBTQ people are not assured. LGBTQ people have specific needs that are documented through research, highlighting the risks they face while working in high risk locations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Trajectories of academic mobility: a qualitative study from a global perspective

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

    Author : Jeanette Teresa Silva Flores; [2010]
    Keywords : higher education; academic world; academic mobility; scientific migration; intersectionality; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Background: The literature reviewed in the context of this master’ programme frequently refers to the enormous and increasing flows of people in the global era (Dicken, 2007; Lechner, 2004; Yeates, 2008); consequently, these flows have different directions and motives and represent diverse types of migration and migrants. As a result, the pivotal point here is the specificity of scientific migration within the contemporary globalisation process but particularly related to those who are involved in the academic world. READ MORE