Essays about: "immigration and integration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 106 essays containing the words immigration and integration.

  1. 1. A ‘snapshot’ of Swedish media’s portrayal of immigrants and refugees leading up to the 2018 election : A qualitative critical discourse analysis from Dagens Nyheter and Svenska Dagbladet

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Alexander Jonsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Integration; Immigration; Migration; Critical discourse analysis; Agenda setting theory; Sweden; Media research; News; Power;

    Abstract : Immigration is a topic that is not an uncommon occurrence within Sweden, especially in regards to the long history of wars and crisis occurred since the beginning of the 21st century. It could take form of individuals fleeing for their lives as refugees from conflict, or as economic migrants seeking a higher quality of life in a new country. READ MORE

  2. 2. Language education and the employment rate : A quantitative study examining the impact of language education on the employent rate of immigrants in Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julia Mikkola; [2019]
    Keywords : immigration; integration; labor market; unemployment; language education; sfi;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the impact of language education on the employment rate of immigrants in Swedish municipalities. Based on previous research and the theory of Hermut Esser, it aims to find a positive correlation between learning the Swedish language and the employment rate of immigrants. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Creative Process for Digital Social Innovation in the Context of Migrant Integration

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Agne Virketyte; Ida Wiklund; [2019]
    Keywords : social innovation; digital social innovation; social innovation process; migrant integration; Sweden; Germany;

    Abstract : Background: Existing literature has declared migrant integration as social stress putting communities under pressure. Dynamics of social innovations and digital technologies can provide solutions to the pressing matter of migrant integration, yet the academic literature is obscure about processes that organisations employ in this matter. READ MORE

  4. 4. A socio-legal study of the Swedish anti-discrimination policy and its implementation in the labour market : Discrimination against immigrants in the labour market and its affect

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ahmedin Osman Ahmedin; [2019]
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    Abstract : Background: The point of departure for this study is that people with immigrant backgrounds are discriminated in the Swedish labour market and they are discriminated on several grounds. Discrimination is violation against human rights and it affects gender equality and integration policy negatively. READ MORE

  5. 5. New Course, New Discourse, New Racism? : Right-Wing Alternative Media in Sweden

    University essay from Högskolan Väst/Avd för juridik, ekonomi, statistik och politik; Högskolan Väst/Avd för juridik, ekonomi, statistik och politik

    Author : Tamy Al Saad; Anders Nyman; [2019]
    Keywords : right-wing alternative media; post-colonial theory; biological racism; cultural racism; nationalism; qualitative content analysis.;

    Abstract : Like elsewhere in Europe, the tides of nationalist right-wing rhetoric in Sweden have become instrumental in generating a wave of anti-liberal and anti-immigration sentiments in politics and media. In particular, one branch of right-wing alternative media has become a breeding ground for normalizing such rhetoric. READ MORE