Essays about: "youth culture swedish"

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  1. 1. Pressure to Protest: Need to Belong and Rejection Sensitivity Predict Youth Participation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Julia Aspernäs; [2017]
    Keywords : political protest; collective action; non-normative; individualism; social identity; rejection sensitivity; need to belong; peer-pressure; violent extremism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Younger people are over-represented in political protests, and tend to mobilise via social ties. As previous research has found participation to be predicted by the pressure to conform to social norms, i.e. READ MORE

  2. 2. MIK, what are the boundaries? : A study of media and Information literacy in relation to youth culture and the extended school environment.

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Lärarutbildningen

    Author : Dean Clive; [2017]
    Keywords : MIL; media and information literacy; extended school; recreation-centre; after school; fundamental values; : MIK; medie-och informationskunnighet; fritidshem;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to observe how, and if, the concept of Media and Information Literacy (Medie-och informationskunnighet in Swedish) was used in the extended school environment. In Swedish primary schools, 21stcentury skills, such as critical thinking, are beginning to be implemented, butis that also the case with the fritidshem? In this study, I have used fiveobservations to examine the situation at a specific school that has a vision ofsustainability and focus of extensively working with information andcommunication technologies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Enabling Communication about Gender Equality, Sex and Sexuality for Unaccompanied Refugee Children : To Evade Antagonism concerning Swedes’ Right to be Equals, Sexual and Gay by Accepting and Acknowledging Cultural Dissimilarities

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

    Author : Lisa Appelqvist; [2016]
    Keywords : Communication Gender Equality Sex Sexuality Unaccompanied Refugee Children;

    Abstract : This study researches how communication provided by supervisors working in homes for unaccompanied refugee children about gender equality, sex and sexuality should be conducted and executed for children acclimating to Sweden. This studied topic was founded in the desire expressed by RFSU to demand sexual education for unaccompanied refugee children coming to Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Creating a Social Network: A study of unaccompanied youth in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Jayanti Karki; [2015-06-24]
    Keywords : Unaccompanied minors; Unaccompanied Youths; Social Network; Social Support; Diaspora.;

    Abstract : Previous research shows that unaccompanied minors and youth often face a gamut of challenges, among others, adjusting to a new environment and forming new social networks. Several studies have frequently highlighted the transactional relation between children's and youth's social network and their holistic development. READ MORE

  5. 5. ETHNIC HARASSMENT AND VIOLENCE : The Role of Ethnic Harassment on Violent Behavior Among Immigrant Youths

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Mailn Pettersson; [2014]
    Keywords : Ethnic harassment; immigrants; violence; ethnic identification; anger regulation;

    Abstract : The present study aimed to: (1) examine whether experiencing ethnic harassment was related to violent behaviors among immigrant youths (2) identify the conditions that elevate ethnically harassed youth’s engagement in violent behaviors. Specifically, current study examined the moderating roles of youth’s ethnic identification, anger regulation, and impulsivity on the association between ethnic harassment and violent behaviors. READ MORE