Essays about: "social distance"

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  1. 1. Distance Education in Sweden Prompted by the Covid-19 Pandemic

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Emma Östmann; [2021-08-16]
    Keywords : Covid-19; distance education; Swedish upper secondary school;

    Abstract : Aim:This master's thesis problematizes distance education in Swedish upper secondary schools from a school management, teacher, as well as a student perspective. The study aims to capture principals’, teachers’ and students’ experiences of the transition into distance education during school closures prompted by Covid-19 in 2020, and contribute to the body of research on distance education. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Integration Process and Coping Strategies of Farsi Speaking refugee Women in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Akram Khoshkharam Roudmajan; [2021-04-21]
    Keywords : Immigrant women; Refugee women; Farsi-speaking women; Integration; Integration challenges; Coping Strategies;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to explore integration meanings, experiences, and challenges aswell as coping strategies among Farsi-speaking refugee women in Sweden. Therefore, threequestions related to the main aims of research prepared including; (1) what does integrationmean to Farsi-speaking refugee women? (2) What challenges did Farsi-speaking refugeewomen face during the process of integration in Sweden? (3) How do they cope with theirproblems and challenges during the process of integration?A qualitative method with an explanatory interview was used to collect the data. READ MORE

  3. 3. Co-working in Västerbotten : Exploring the potential of co-working places in sparsely populated areas in Northern Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Author : Karin Holmstrand; [2021]
    Keywords : co-working spaces; sparsely populated areas; sustainability;

    Abstract : Over the past decades, the concept of ‘co-working’ has spread rapidly across the globe – however, mainly in urban areas. By contrast, this study focusses on the potential of co-working places in sparsely populated inland municipalities in Västerbotten, a region in northern Sweden with uneven population patterns. READ MORE

  4. 4. Local and remote team cohesion effect on performance in the software industry

    University essay from

    Author : Alexandre Martins; Karl-Johan Grahn; [2021]
    Keywords : software development; team cohesion; team performance; LSM; DEA; remote; local;

    Abstract : Background:The COVID-19 pandemic forced many companies to transition to remote work, whichhas created a social distance among team members that may affect team performance. Altough previousstudies have examined the relationship of team cohesion and team performance, few have looked into thequestion whether remote work affects team performance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Pushing Authenticity. Challenging Narratives and Performances on Women’s Subcultural Participation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Filippa Nilsson; [2021]
    Keywords : cultural sociology; subcultural theory; gender; ethnography; rave; skateboarding; authenticity; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis examines women’s subcultural participation based on ethnographic fieldwork and 73 interviews with women within the skateboarding and rave cultures. The study explores and develops how we view female participation. READ MORE