Essays about: "refugee"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 372 essays containing the word refugee.

  1. 1. Social workers with borders Finnish social workers’ perceptions of transnationalism in the practice with unaccompanied minor migrants

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Anna Joutsijoki; [2019-01-31]
    Keywords : Social work; unaccompanied minor; asylum seeker; refugee; transnational migration;

    Abstract : The aim of this paper was to study the perceptions which Finnish social workers hold of transnationalism in their practice with unaccompanied minors. Seeing how they perceived it as part of the minor’s lives, how they took into consideration the transnational family ties, and how transnational was their own practice were the questions that this study intended to answer. READ MORE

  2. 2. “CRISIS AND CRISIS FOR WHOM?” - A critical discourse analysis of how Swedish and British editorials framed the refugee crisis during the autumn of 2015

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Felicia Vikström; [2019-01-16]
    Keywords : Refugee crisis; Crisis; Editorials; Sweden; The UK; Framing Theory and Securitization Theory;

    Abstract : This Master thesis aims to conduct a critical discourse analysis of how Swedish and Britisheditorials covered the so-called "refugee crisis" during the autumn of 2015, specifically from Aug 1to Dec 31 st. The overall aim is to investigate the discursive construction of the crisis, which entailsinvestigating how the editorials framed the “crisis” and in what way it is a crisis: how the term wasconceptualised. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Common European Asylum System : Challenges and Opportunities in Greece. A Case Study

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Nikiforos Petersen; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to investigate decision-making and policy implementation in the European Union, specifically regarding the Common European Asylum System (CEAS) and to compare how the political intention corresponds to the reality of its implementation, using the example of Greece. Europe’s ability to handle migration and refugee flows has been severely tested in recent years due to the large number of people fleeing wars in Central Asia and the Middle East. READ MORE

  4. 4. Supporting integration processes with social computing applications. A case of study: Kronoberg, Sweden in 2017

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Diego Davila; [2019]
    Keywords : Integration; Refugees; ICT; development;

    Abstract : The widespread diffusion of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and its integration in our day-to-day activities, has transformed our societies in different ways (Cachia, 2007).  The potential and current application of technology devices and computing applications for improving peoples’ quality life has become an important area of study for different think tanks; and subject of constant regulation and policies by governments and multilateral organizations. READ MORE

  5. 5. EU burden-sharing in the Refugee Crisis: A Strategic Game Perspective

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

    Author : Dali Klasson; [2019]
    Keywords : Game theory;

    Abstract : Recent developments in migration filed within EU showed problematic character of EU member states co-operation in face of migration burden-sharing. Migration crisis of 2015-2016 shed a light on migration burden-sharing and made subject one of the most discussed issues in European Union. READ MORE