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  1. 1. Translating Neoliberalism : The European Social Fund and the Governing of Unemployment and Social Exclusion in Malmö, Sweden

    University dissertation from Malmö University

    Author : Malin Mc Glinn; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2018]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; The European Social Fund; Malmö; Sweden; Neoliberalism; Translation; Governmentality;

    Abstract : This thesis is concerned with how the governing of unemployment and social exclusion is accomplished through labor market projects that are initiated, tailored, and co- financed by the European Social Fund. The aim is to map and problematize how such projects, as examples of neoliberal programs of government that promote social cohesion and combat unemployment amongst identified “ethnic others,” become operational and legitimized in the Swedish context through multiple acts of translation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Solidarity in Diversity : Activism as a Pathway of Migrant Emplacement in Malmö

    University dissertation from Malmö University

    Author : Christina Hansen; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2019]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; Activism; Solidarity; Pro-asylum; Migrant emplacement; Gentrification; Malmö; Möllevången;

    Abstract : Written at the intersection of migration studies, urban studies, and research on activism, this thesis contributes to the exploration of solidarities born on the ground in an urban context marked by immigration and economic restructuring. Based on ethnographic material collected 2013­–2016 in Malmö, Sweden, it examines alliances and friendships generated across social, cultural, ethnic, and legal divides through a particular political practice—activism as carried out by the extra-parliamentarian left. READ MORE

  3. 3. The multiplicities of prostitution experience : : narratives about power and resistance

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Anna Hulusjö; Anna Hall; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; prostitution; power; resistance; personal narratives; genealogical approaches to narrative analysis; Prostitution Power Resistance Narratives;

    Abstract : This thesis is not primarily about ‘the rights and wrongs of prostitution’, at least not as they are conveyed in the prostitution debate, rather it aims to shift the focus from what prostitution is (work or violence, empowerment or exploitation), the topic of most prostitution debate, to how prostitution operates. That is, how power relations, knowledges, discourses and practices interconnect in making particular forms of prostitution and particular ways of making sense of prostitution experience possible. READ MORE

  4. 4. Neighborhoods without community : collective efficacy and crime in Malmö, Sweden

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Manne Gerell; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2017]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; crime; collective efficacy; geography;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the connection between neighborhoods and crime from a perspective of both opportunity theories and social disorganization theory. It consists of four papers primarily connected to two research questions with corresponding methods- and results sections. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ambulatory risk assessment and intervention in the prison services : Using Interactive Voice Response to assess and intervene on acute dynamic risk among prisoners on parole

    University dissertation from Malmö University

    Author : Zoran Vasiljevic; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2018]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; acute dynamic risk; intervention; paroled offenders; prediction; randomized controlled trial; recidivism;

    Abstract : The transition from prison to society is a challenging period for offenders released from prison. Recidivism rates are high, and the offender’s situation can change rapidly. READ MORE