Essays about: "sweden welfare state"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 122 essays containing the words sweden welfare state.

  1. 1. Political and Social Trust in Sweden. : A quantitative study of how political trustrelates to social trust in Sweden.

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Deniz Ilter; [2022]
    Keywords : Political trust; social trust; educational attainment; Sweden; interaction; welfare state; Politisk tillit; social tillit; utbildningsnivå; Sverige; interaktion; välfärdsstat;

    Abstract : Social trust is one of the building stones for democratic societies. It builds on mutual understanding of the collective commonly shared norms. READ MORE

  2. 2. The bare life in the al-Hol camp in Syria: The case of the Swedish children

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Fadi Azzo; [2022]
    Keywords : Al-Hol camp; Swedish Children; ISIS; Syria; Sweden; Bare Life; State of Exception; Giorgio Agamben; Biopolitics; Political Theory; International Relations.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This paper aims to understand the constitution of the al-Hol camp in Syria, where thousands of women and children from 57 different countries are detained in subhuman conditions. I did that by studying the case of the Swedish children, motivated by the contradiction that those children did not get help even though they belong to one of the most liberal welfare states in the world. READ MORE

  3. 3. What is the Problem of EBO? A Poststructural Policy Analysis of the Swedish Reception System

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Ida Fröberg; [2022]
    Keywords : poststructural policy analysis; WPR; asylum seekers; EBO-legislation; Swedish reception system; housing; migration policy; integration; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Sweden was once known for its open and generous refugee reception, with a mindset that was different from its neighbouring countries. However, this has changed in recent years. Due to an increased influx of people seeking asylum in Sweden, restrictive measures were put in place. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Social Construction of Vulnerable Areas in Sweden: the institutional mechanisms that produce, reproduce and transform urban marginalization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Lina Olsson; [2022]
    Keywords : territorial marginalization; urban marginalization; Wacquant; welfare state; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The term “utsatta områden”, understood as socially vulnerable areas, is highly relevant within the Swedish criminal policy discourse where the Swedish Police Authority’s definition of vulnerable areas function as both foundation and support for a variety of political strategies concerning social interventions as well as penal policies. However, the criteria of vulnerable areas have come to be linked together with a more general picture of insecurity and vulnerability that does not account for the wider range of problems in the individual’s existence, as well as mean to legitimize social control and police interventions in marginalized areas targeting certain populations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social Support and Repression: An Exploration of the Governing of Social Problems in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Elin Bengtsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Governing; Repressive and Social Measures; Desistance; Social Problems; Wacquant; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : There is a great belief in the use of repression and increased state control to combat social problems, particularly crime, in current Swedish crime policies, visible through the 34-points program in which most points are aimed at longer penalties and increased state authority. At the same time, the government claims the need for promotion of desistance. READ MORE