Essays about: "victimisation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the word victimisation.

  1. 1. Between a Rock and a Strange Place: Fear of Crime and the Well-being of Deported Migrants in Jamaica

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Sanjay Thompson; [2019]
    Keywords : deportation; fear of crime; recidivism; substance use; victimisation; well-being;

    Abstract : Deported migrants in Jamaica face a plethora of integration and rehabilitation issues that have been exacerbated by the society’s negative perception of the population. Though previous research has highlighted the counterproductive implications of the negative attitudes (Headley, 2006), it is still evident in the Jamaican society. READ MORE

  2. 2. 'Hej, hej!'- Experiences and consequences of victimization of Romanian Roma women in Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Victoria Iachim; [2019]
    Keywords : Victimization of vulnerable populations; Sweden; Bias crime;

    Abstract : The following research project thematically analysed in-depth interviews of 5 socially vulnerable Romanian Roma women who support themselves only by means of begging in public spaces of Malmö, Sweden. This paper examined women’s experiences of victimization and their consequences, reasons behind the incidents as well as relationship with the police officers during their time spent in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rebels against mines? : Explaining rebel restraint on landmine use

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Henrique Siniciato Terra Garbino; [2019]
    Keywords : non-state armed actor; legitimacy; restraint; landmine use; Philippines;

    Abstract : Instead of state governments, rebel groups have become the most prolific landmine users. However, rebels display significant variation in the way they restrict the use of landmines. READ MORE

  4. 4. Positive memories? A narrative analysis about positive experiences during a war childhood in Sarajevo under siege

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Benjamin Weber; [2019]
    Keywords : War Childhood; Positivity; Sarajevo; Normalisation; Victimisation; Memorisation; Thematic Narrative Analysis;

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  5. 5. 'Dangerous Beauty' : a feminist analysis of the U.S. and the U.K. media’s portrayal of female soldiers through the case of Private First Class Lynndie England

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Frida Bergqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : Military; female soldiers; Lynndie England; U.S. media; U.K. media; militarised femininity; deductive content analysis; victimisation; demonisation; trivialisation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to understand how, and why, the media is sustaining traditional gender norms in their portrayal of female soldiers. The primary material of the study consists of articles published by newspapers in the United States and the United Kingdom, describing PFC. Lynndie England and her actions in the Abu Ghraib scandal. READ MORE