Essays about: "immigrant background"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 83 essays containing the words immigrant background.

  1. 1. Exploring the Perception of Mental Well-being among Myanmar Migrants with refugee status during their Resettlement Process in Sweden A Qualitative Content Analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialmedicin och global hälsa

    Author : Hsu Mon Soe; [2022]
    Keywords : Keywords: Refugee resettlement; Migrants; Myanmar migrants; Burmese; Mental health; Mental well-being; Sweden; Qualitative Content Analysis.; Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Background and Aim: Sweden is one of the European countries which receive refugees worldwide, including those from Myanmar. As Myanmar refugees begin to resettle in Swedish society, they might experience challenges that may affect their mental health and well-being. READ MORE

  2. 2. How do independent school admission rules affect school segregation? : An agent-based model in a Swedish context

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutet för analytisk sociologi, IAS

    Author : Oskar Johansson; [2022]
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    Abstract : School segregation has previously been found to be a product of residential segregation, student/parental preferences and school allocation methods. In Sweden, rules regarding school allocation methods prevent both public and independent schools from sorting students by socioeconomic background, ability or ethnicity. READ MORE

  3. 3. Immigrant entrepreneurship challenges in Sweden. : Their obstacles, strategies, and proposed solutions.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Rim Ghaibour; [2021]
    Keywords : Entrepreneurship; Immigrant Entrepreneurship; Obstacles in Sweden; strategies; solutions; Life story.;

    Abstract : The wars in some Middle Eastern countries have played an essential role in increasingthe number of immigrants to Sweden in recent years. Some of these immigrants hadean entrepreneurial background in their home country. As former entrepreneurs, theyhave been seeking for opportunities since their arrival in Sweden in order to open theirown business. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring Connections within Documented-non-European Immigrants' Social Networks and the Influence of the Connections in Labour Market Integration, Lund-Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Doerte Cudjoe-Teye; [2021]
    Keywords : Documented-Non-European Immigrants; Labour Market Integration; Immigrants Social Networks; Social Capital; Networks of Connections; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the labour integration of documented-non-European immigrants into the Swedish labour market through their immigrants' networks. Most documented-non-European immigrants face labour integration challenges due to the lack of specific labour skills. READ MORE

  5. 5. The culturalization of Disease: A cultural analysis of the discourse on civic mindedness, health inequity, and ethnicity during the COVID-19 pandemic in Denmark

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Ida Scharla Løjmand; [2021]
    Keywords : ethnicity; minorities; culture; civic mindedness; health inequity; COVID-19; Denmark; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : I dette speciale analyserer jeg de overordnede medienarrativer omkring COVID-19-pandemien og ikke-vestlige etniske minoriteter i Danmark. Få måneder efter pandemiens udbrud i Danmark påviste Statens Serum Institut, at borgere med ikke-vestlig baggrund er overrepræsenteret blandt de COVID-19-smittede. READ MORE