Essays about: "sex differences"

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  1. 1. Sex differences in COVID-19 infections

    University essay from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Majlinda Spahi; [2020]
    Keywords : COVID-19; corona virus; sex differences; sex hormones;

    Abstract : The Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak have shown that there may be sex-dependent differences in morbidity and mortality among individuals contracted with the disease. The aim of the study was to analyse the extent that sex differences appear in COVID-19 infections and to explore whether any differences are due to intrinsic factors in the sexes that cause sex-bias in the disease susceptibility and mortality. READ MORE

  2. 2. Examining Discourses of Women in Ground Close Combat : How the potential for gender equality in the British Armed Forces has been limited by the construction of gender differences.

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Amelia Pulvertaft; [2020]
    Keywords : Military masculinities; male dominated organisations; British Armed Forces; Armed Forces; gender equality; female inclusion; homosociality; cohesion; women;

    Abstract : In 1997, 70% of British Armed Forces roles were opened to women. Women were still excluded from ground close combat (GCC) roles, where the primary purpose is to close in on and kill the enemy at short range, usually under 30 metres, using weaponry or hand to hand combat. READ MORE

  3. 3. The World’s oldest Profession does Not have a Place in Modern Feminist society – a qualitative analysis of Talita and KOK e.V.’s described work for trafficking and prostitution victims

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Thania Persson; [2020]
    Keywords : Human trafficking; prostitution; undocumented migrants; feminism;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to compare organisations that help victims from human trafficking and prostitution with a focus on undocumented migrants. Germany is one of the chosen countries in this study because of the legalised and regulated prostitution policy and will be compared with Sweden with the contrasting policy in which sex purchase is criminalised but not to sell sex. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cultural Differences towards Sexual Advertising : A comparative study between Swedish and South Korean students

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Sara Hemmingsson; Linnea Sjöberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Sexual advertising; Hofstede s framework; culture; shock advertising; level of sex appeal; perception; advertising strategy;

    Abstract : This study has investigated whether cultural differences affect how one perceives sexual advertising. The study has focused on Sweden and South Korea, which showed great differences in Hofstede's cultural framework. Sweden, according to Hofstede, is considered to be a feminine country and has low uncertainty avoidance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Vanligaste diagnoserna hos svenska travhästar

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Equine Studies

    Author : Tamara Skutnabb; [2020]
    Keywords : karpalled; kotled; tränarstatus; ålder; skador; sjukdom; trotter; carpal; fetlock; trainer; status; age; injuries; diseases;

    Abstract : Due to a successful breeding process the fastest trotters will within 50 years run at the speed of 1.09 from volt start. Harness racing is a popular sport and a big industry in Sweden with 850 different racing events and 903 million SEK in purse money annually. Consequently, owners and trainers of racehorses want to see their protegees race. READ MORE