Search for dissertations about: "Domestic violence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 40 swedish dissertations containing the words Domestic violence.

  1. 1. Domestic violence against women in rural Indonesia searching for multilevel prevention

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Elli Nur Hayati; Umeå universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; domestic violence; prevention; rural Java; Indonesia; folkhälsa; Public health;

    Abstract : Background: Domestic violence has been recognized globally as one of the most important Public Health concerns with severe negative health consequences for the exposed women. Through UN bodies several international milestones have successfully pushed attention towards worldwide improvements in the life situations of women. READ MORE

  2. 2. Det besvärliga våldet Socialtjänstens stöd till kvinnor som utsatts för våld i nära relationer

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Veronica Ekström; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Ersta Sköndal högskola.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social work; social services; domestic violence; need interpretations; street-level bureaucrats.; Socialtjänst; våld i nära relationer; gatubyråkrater; behovstolkningar; Social services; Domestic violence; Need interpretations; Street-level bureaucrats.; Våld i nära relationer; Gatubyråkrater; Behovstolkningar;

    Abstract : I avhandlingen analyseras hur våldsutsatta kvinnors behov tolkas, omförhandlas och anpassas för att kunna hanteras inom socialtjänstens organisation. Avhandlingens övergripande frågeställningar fokuserar på insatser och behov, betydelsen av socialtjänstens organisering och betydelsen av socialarbetarnas handlingsutrymme. READ MORE

  3. 3. Domestic violence and pregnancy : impact on outcome and midwives' awareness of the topic

    University dissertation from Malmö Högskola, Health and Society

    Author : Hafrún Finnbogadóttir; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Medicine; domestic violence; pregnancy; awareness;

    Abstract : Objective: The overall aim of this thesis was to investigate whether selfreported history of violence is associated with increased risk of labour dystocia in nulliparous women at term and to elucidate midwives’ awareness of domestic violence during pregnancy in southern Sweden. Design/Method/Setting/Population: Paper I utilised a population-based multi-centre cohort study design. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exposure to domestic violence during pregnancy : impact on outcome, midwives’ awareness, women´s experience and prevalence in the south of Sweden

    University dissertation from Faculty of Health and Society, Malmö University

    Author : Hafrún Finnbogadóttir; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Medicine; Domestic violence; Pregnancy; Midwives awaerness; Women s experience; Prevalence;

    Abstract : Objective: The overall aim of this thesis was to investigate pregnant women’s history of violence and experiences of domestic violence during pregnancy and to explore the possible association between such violence and various outcome measures as well as background factors. A further aim was to elucidate midwives’ awareness of domestic violence among pregnant women as well as women’s experiences and management of domestic violence during pregnancy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Visibility at risk for women as rights-holders a study with regard to a refugee camp context

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro University

    Author : Jenny Zetterqvist; Örebro universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Women; rights-holder; human rights; CEDAW; gender-based violence; domestic violence; protracted refugee camp situations; local customary law tradition; East Africa; plural legal context;

    Abstract : By taking the recognition of persons as rights-holders in the framework of international human rights into account, this study directs its attention to women in protracted refugee situations, restricted to stay in camps also when their human rights are at risk due to various forms of violence. The question in focus is the following: To what extent may there be a risk that women in a refugee camp context, distinguished by a protracted refugee situation, do not become visible as rights-holders and entrusted to act with regard to international human rights and the problem of violence against women, especially domestic violence?The research process has taken the form of a continuous dialogue with the material for the study, a dialogue directing attention to material from an established international human rights system on one hand and material dealing with a local refugee camp context on the other. READ MORE