Essays about: "stigma"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 159 essays containing the word stigma.

  1. 1. Individualized Islamic practices and proving ‘normality’ - Thoughts and experiences of Muslim international students regarding their Muslim identities and everyday religious practices in Swedish society

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Negin Mohaghegh Harandi; [2019-10-18]
    Keywords : Muslims; international students; individualization of religion; stigmatization; identity- practicing Islam- lived religion.;

    Abstract : Due to a rapid growth of immigration from Muslim majority countries, the number of Muslims living in Sweden has dramatically increased since 1950s. Sweden has a very diverse Muslim population in terms of cultural, ethnic, political, linguistic and educational background. READ MORE

  2. 2. Poverty in a Rich Country - A Case Study on the Perception of Poverty in Japan

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Kotoe Mimura; [2019-09-20]
    Keywords : poverty; Japan; self-responsibility; undeserving poor; perception of poverty; individualization of poverty; discourse; inequality;

    Abstract : Since the economic recession in Japan in the 1990s, there has been a rapid increase in inequality. Along with the recession which was accompanied by the increase of aging population, the introduction of a new employment policy backed by neoliberal economy has been contributing to the growth of inequality. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Balancing Act of Disclosure: Experiences of Stigma and Resistance Among Men Who Sell Sex to Men

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Linda Laura Palhamn; [2019-02-13]
    Keywords : Disclosure; MSW male sex work ; stigma; and resistance;

    Abstract : Little attention has been given in previous research to disclosure about sex work and even lessto men’s experience of disclosure about selling sex. There is a lack of understanding of thechoices behind disclosure and how men who have experiences of selling sex use disclosure. READ MORE

  4. 4. Activity and Participation in individuals who have received lower limb prostheses from Exceed : A qualitative study conducted in Cambodia

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för rehabilitering; Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för rehabilitering

    Author : Malin Johansson; Lisa Felixon; [2019]
    Keywords : Developing countries; Cambodia; prostheses; activity; participation ;

    Abstract : Background: Cambodia has one of the highest percentages of persons living with disability in the world. Disabled people often encounter stigma in the community, and they do not have the same access to a range of services as the rest of the population. READ MORE

  5. 5. What is cool and who is in? : Finnish marketing communication practitioners on brandand clothing-related bullying among children, social responsibility and prevention activities

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Essi Oksanen; [2019]
    Keywords : branding; clothing; children; socialisation; bullying; social responsibility; marketing communications;

    Abstract : Background: In consumer culture, marketing communications is recognised as a communication system that shapes and provides resources for our understandings of the world. Arguably, those accounts channel and reproduce only dominant ideologies, which contributes to that understanding being narrow, by stigmatising those idiosyncrasies that exist beyond generally accepted norms of consumption. READ MORE