Essays about: "unaccompanied Afghans"
Found 2 essays containing the words unaccompanied Afghans.
University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier
Abstract : This thesis deals with representation of unaccompanied Afghan immigrants in the Swedishmedia. In the post-2015 context, unaccompanied Afghans have gained tremendous mediaattention in Sweden. READ MORE
2. Choosing Heresy: How Muslim-background Unaccompanied Refugee Minors do identity and belonging in the Church of SwedenUniversity essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier
Abstract : Between 2014-2016, Sweden received an influx of some 44, 617 unaccompanied refugee minors (UMs), under 18-year-olds who enter the country and seek asylum without a parent. Taking a short-term ethnographic approach, this study looks at identity (re)construction and fictive kinship among Afghan unaccompanied refugee minors who convert to Christianity in the Church of Sweden, challenging some of the pre-conceived outsider categorisations of this phenomenon. READ MORE