Essays about: "peacefulness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the word peacefulness.

  1. 1. Identifying Varieties of Peace : A Cluster Analysis of Peacefulness in the 21st Centur

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alma Livingstone; [2019]
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    Abstract : This thesis identifies a discrepancy in the understanding of peace as a need for further efforts to be made in both the conceptualization and operationalization of what peace is. Working from the pluralistic multidimensional view of what peace could be defined as, dictated by the works of Dietrich (2014), Kovacs-Söderberg and Höglund (2010) and Davenport et al. READ MORE

  2. 2. War is Peace : A Study of Relationship Between Gender Equality and Peacefulness of a State

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Globala studier

    Author : Alicja Ostrowska; [2015]
    Keywords : peace; peacefulness; gender; gender equality; conflict; bivariate; multivariate; linear; regression; analysis; state; GPI; GII; HDI; index; international relations; SPSS; fred; konflikt; genus; jämställdhet; internationella relationer; bivariat; multivariat; regressionsanalys;

    Abstract : Based on the previous studies, the hypothesis of this research is that the higher the level of gender equality in a state, the higher level of its peacefulness. It is a quantitative study using linear regression analysis with three variables, namely Global Peace Index (GPI) as a dependent variable, Gender Inequality Index (GII) as an independent variable and Human Development Index (HDI) as a control variable. READ MORE

  3. 3. The meaning of the experience of being cared for by elderly Chinese immigrants in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för hälso- och vårdvetenskap (HV)

    Author : Liang Minyi; [2014]
    Keywords : Care; Caregivers; Chinese immigrant; Communication; Aged; Elderly care; Formal care; Gerontologic care; Informal care; Intercultural nursing; Lifeworld. Phenomenology; Qualitative research; Sweden; Utilization of interpreters;

    Abstract : Background: The elderly Chinese group is growing in Sweden but no studies about their experiences of being cared for were found. In order to meet the elderly Chinese need for care, it is necessary to understand their perspectives of being cared for. READ MORE

  4. 4. Understanding Peace & Violence from the Perspective of Street-Living Adolescents in Cusco, Peru

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Anja Schweder; [2012-06-20]
    Keywords : adolescents; conceptualization of peace; violence; street children; social knowledge; sociocultural environment; Cusco; Peru; peacebuilding;

    Abstract : Young people often tend to be depicted either as a risk factor or passive victim. Few youth have the possibilities to actively take part in decision-making processes affecting their lives. READ MORE

  5. 5. En idéträdgård : processen från idé till utförande

    University essay from SLU/Landscape Management, Design, and Construction (until 121231)

    Author : Susanna Engberg; [2012]
    Keywords : Idéträdgård; show garden; japan; orientaliskt; rekreation; hälsa; process; Malmö garden show; grönska;

    Abstract : Som student har jag blivit inbjuden att skapa en idéträdgård på Malmö garden show den 1-3/6 2012. Med mitt intresse i natur och hälsa blev det självklara valet en trädgård med fokus på just detta. READ MORE