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  1. 1. The land of a thousand refused asylum seekers – the state of resources, coping strategies and prospects for the future: experiences of refused asylum seekers living in Finland

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Författare :Teija Kukkonen; [2019-12-10]
    Nyckelord :Refused asylum seekers; resources; coping strategies; social capital; agency;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the thesis was to examine the experiences of refused asylum seekers in Finland byfinding out their state of resources, coping strategies and prospects for the future. In addition,the thesis considered the respondents’ messages to Finnish decision-makers. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Gröna obligationer och det verkliga bidraget till hållbar utveckling - En kvalitativ studie om hur finansiering med gröna obligationer påverkar hållbarhetsarbetet i svenska fastighetsbolag

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Isak Eliason; Karl Ehrensky; [2019-10-25]
    Nyckelord :Green bonds; additionality; sustainability; agency theory;

    Sammanfattning : This study investigates how a green bond issuance may affect the sustainabilityactivities within a Swedish real estate company. The research question is based on adiscussion of additionality in terms of sustainable development. LÄS MER

  3. 3. This Devious Subject - about the future of this earthly life, my constructive failure to locate myself, and my being as a relationality of subjectivity, discourse and materiality

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Lovisa Sallén; [2019-10-10]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : Through articulating what I call my weave of understanding, in this thesis I aspire to come to a new understanding of the relation between materiality, discourse and ubjectivity as with my being composing a relationality that figures me a movement in and of the world. Inspired by Arendt’s concept of weaving in combination with Bakhtin’s notion of polyphony and what Icall sympathetic reading as my method I interpret and entangle notions from Foucault, Butler, Spivak, Irigaray, Merleau-Ponty, Derrida, hooks, Bhabha and Barad into what I call my weave of understanding. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Social Impacts of Climate Change on Women’s Health in Belize

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Författare :Mathilda Jerenius; [2019-10-09]
    Nyckelord :Climate change; health; women; social work; public health;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis was to investigate whether climate change affects women’s health in Belize, and if so, how. Belize, being a low-lying coastline country is prone to suffer from repercussions of climate change. The data was collected by conducting four focus group discussions with female participants in four rural villages in Belize. LÄS MER

  5. 5. #AIRBNBWHILEBLACK - A case study on the narrative character of hashtag activism on Twitter in 2016

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Författare :Nora Lundberg; [2019-09-19]
    Nyckelord :Narrative paradigm; hashtag activism; Airbnb; #AirbnbWhileBlack; critical consciousness;

    Sammanfattning : Purpose: The aim of this study is to provide an understanding of the character of the communication conducted through the use of the hashtag #AirbnbWhileBlack on Twitter.Theory: Postcolonial theory will offer a contextual perspective on the issue of discriminatory hosts on Airbnb. LÄS MER