Search for dissertations about: "Chile"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 48 swedish dissertations containing the word Chile.

  1. 1. Remembering Chile : an entangled history of Hip-hop in-between Sweden and Chile

    University dissertation from Faculty of Education and Society, Malmö University

    Author : Susan Lindholm; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANITIES and RELIGION; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; Hip-hop; Kulturell identitet; Ungdomar; Chile; Sverige; Hiphop;

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  2. 2. Two Essays on Income Inequality in Chile

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Alexis Palma; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Chile; inequality;

    Abstract : This first paper summarizes the explanations given to the level and change of income and earnings inequality in Chile in the last decades. Education has been found to be a key factor behind earnings inequality in Chile, explaining 9-40%, depending on the survey, definition of income, year, method, and sample used. READ MORE

  3. 3. Explaining Earnings and Income Inequality in Chile

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Alexis Palma; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Income Inequality; Inequality Decomposition; Chile; Labor Market; Informal Sector; Bootstrap; Quintile Regressions;

    Abstract : The focal point of all papers in this thesis is income inequality in Chile. In some of them household income is analyzed, in others monthly earnings or the wage rate are used. In the first and fourth paper a long-run analysis is done, while in the second and third I concentrate my attention only on the 1990s. READ MORE

  4. 4. Promised Lands : Memory, Politics, and Palestinianness in Santiago de Chile

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University

    Author : Siri Schwabe; Stockholms universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Chile; Palestinian diaspora; memory; politics; space and place; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Abstract : This study is a comprehensive attempt to grapple with diasporic Palestinianness in Santiago de Chile. Based on long-term fieldwork from 2013 to 2014 within Palestinian-Chilean networks, organizations, and places it explores how an inherently political Palestinianness is constituted, expressed and explored via memory on the one hand and processes related to space and place on the other. READ MORE

  5. 5. Surviving in the city : The urban poor of Santiago de Chile 1930-1970

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Alejandro González Arriagada; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economic history; urban poverty; survival; strategies; informal; marginality; exclusion; Santiago; Chile; Ekonomisk historia; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia; Ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the survival patterns of the urban poor in Santiago de Chile during a period of profound structural changes (1930-1970).Using a qualitative approach and a dynamic analysis, the life histories of 54 interviewees are studied in the framework of the historical, economic, social and cultural conditions of the period. READ MORE