Essays about: "self concept"

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  1. 1. FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE 9th GRADE STUDENTS’ HIGHER EDUCATION ASPIRATIONS IN SWEDEN The role of gender, parental nationality, parental education and academic self-concept

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Elpis Grammatikopoulou; [2018-04-24]
    Keywords : higher education aspirations; gender; parental nationality; parental education; theoretical self-concept; aesthetic self-concept;

    Abstract : Aim: The purpose of this study is to explore the influence of gender, parental nationality,parental education, and academic self-concept on the HE aspirations of 9th grade students inSweden.Theory: The various factors influencing HE aspirations—the extent to which 9th grade studentsregard future HE learning as a reasonable forecast for themselves—are here considered asindicators of social capital, as value that accrues through one’s social ties and achievements. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Our souls are there, we are returning someday” – Young Palestinians in Sweden reflecting on ethnicity as an aspect of identity

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Elvira Korp; [2018]
    Keywords : Palestinians; Sweden; Social Identity Theory; Self categorization theory; Ethnicity; Identity;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how Palestinian ethnicity is negotiated and embodied in different contexts by young people with Palestinian background in Sweden. It is based on semi-structured interviews and uses Social Identity and Self Categorization theory. READ MORE

  3. 3. “To be or not to be?” - an essay about the debate that emerged from the opposition of Rebecca Tuvel's article and it’s examination regarding the concept of humanity.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Ismar Didic; [2018]
    Keywords : Transgender; gender; race; sexism; racism; human rights; rights; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : I april 2017, blev Rebecca Tuvel, en av författarna till den feministiska filosofiskriften Hypatia, kritiserad för en artikel som hon hade skrivit och som hade publicerats av den akademiska tidskriften. Artikeln som Tuvel skrev, innefattade ett jämförande av Rachel Dolezal, en vit kvinna som identifierade sig som svart, med det av Caitlyn Jenner, en trans kvinna. READ MORE

  4. 4. J. K. Rowling’s tweets following and regarding the Parkland School Shooting – A Critical Discourse Analysis

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Lisa Katharina Wachter; [2018]
    Keywords : J. K. Rowling; Celebrity Twitter Practice; Critical Discourse Analysis; Celebrity Advocacy; Parkland School Shooting;

    Abstract : The Parkland School Shooting in February 2018 caused a flood of empathy, grief, and anger on Twitter. Having gained popularity and a reputation for her political commentary on US American events on the social media platform, the British author J. K. Rowling published a variety of intriguing tweets following and regarding the Shooting. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Dissection of the Direct Link Test : An Analysis of the Enigmatic Concept of a 'Supply for Consideration'

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Jim Jerkenhag; [2018]
    Keywords : CJEU; Supply for Consideration; Direct Link Test; Consumption; Nexus; Reciprocal performance; CJEU; Omsättningskravet;

    Abstract : How does one know whether a service is supplied against payment? While the answer to that question appears to be self-evident, it is, in fact, the sole reason for a host of court procedures across the world of VAT. Indeed, the underlying concept of a supply for consideration has eluded and continues to elude courts and practitioners. READ MORE