Essays about: "sociocultural effects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the words sociocultural effects.

  1. 1. Tourism has impacts on smaller destinations too : A questionnaire study to determine any tourism effects on smaller destinations and its residents.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Felicia Carlström; Johanna Gustavsson; [2021]
    Keywords : tourism; destination; rural tourism; triple bottom line; sociocultural effects; economic effects; environmental effects; Glasriket; residents’ attitudes; seasonality;

    Abstract : Tourism is something that today is very common for most parts of the world. Tourism effects is a phenomenon that focuses on the effects of tourism which can affect destinations and residents in different ways. The most common are social, cultural, environmental and economic impacts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Analyzing the benefits of reading strategy instruction for reading comprehension in L2 English learners

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för kultur, språk och medier (KSM); Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för kultur, språk och medier (KSM)

    Author : Gustav Wibell-Kähr; Filip Nilsson Ek; [2021]
    Keywords : Reading strategies; L2; metacognitive strategies; active reading; top-down strategies; bottom-up strategies;

    Abstract : This study investigates the potential benefits of reading strategy instruction in the English classroom in an L2 learner context. We examined the effects of reading strategy instruction on reading comprehension for L2 learners and investigated howreading strategies should be taught in the context of Swedish upper secondary school. READ MORE

  3. 3. Challenges in Challenging Menstrual Discourse: An Inquiry into the Nature of Dominating Social Discourse on Menstruation, and the Human Rights Agenda to Challenge its Effects

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Antonia Sophia von Buttlar; [2020]
    Keywords : Menstrual Discourse; Stigmatization; Medicalization; Commercialization; United Nations Human Rights Agenda;

    Abstract : Recent developments have seen a rise in empirical attempts to challenge the persistently negative sociocultural attitudes toward menstruation. The thesis proposes a Foucauldian feminist conception, as well as the identification of the three elements stigmatization, medicalization and commercialization, to provide a comprehensive theoretical framework conceptualizing dominant menstrual discourse and its effects, based on which the empirical contemporary UN human rights agenda on the topic is approached. READ MORE

  4. 4. Discovering the understanding of host society's role in sociocultural integration with refugees in Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Ala Sivets; [2020]
    Keywords : refugee integration; policymaking; power discourse; sociocultural integration; інтэграцыя бежанцаў; фарміраванне палітыкі; дыскурс улады; сацыякультурная інтэграцыя; интеграция беженцев; формирование политики; дискурс власти; социокультурная интеграция; flyktingintegration; beslutsfattande; maktdiskurs; sociokulturell integration;

    Abstract : In 2015, Sweden was one of the exemplary member states of the European Union that took in a disproportionate number of refugees. Five years later, Sweden has adopted much stricter migration policies restricting access to residence permits and citizenship. The focus has shifted to integration policies aimed at including refugees in the host society. READ MORE

  5. 5. DOES ICT USE AFFECT THE SOCIAL WELL-BEING AND ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN SWEDEN? EMPRICAL EVIDENCE FROM PISA 2015?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Bas Senden; [2019-12-20]
    Keywords : Technology; Social well-being; Mediation; Academic performance; PISA;

    Abstract : Aim:This study takes a quantitative approach, using PISA 2015 data in order to investigate the ICT use of Swedish secondary school students and the effects it has on social well-being as well as academic performance. Importantly, the mediating effects of different aspects of social well-being are taken into consideration to investigate the role they play within the relationship between ICT use and learning outcomes. READ MORE