Search for dissertations about: "Zambia"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 51 swedish dissertations containing the word Zambia.

  1. 1. A Man of Power : Gender and HIV/AIDS in Zambia

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Paul Dover; Sjaak van der Geest; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ethnology; Zambia; Goba; gender; sexual and reproductive health; Etnologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi; Kulturantropologi; Cultural Anthropology;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the construction of masculinity and femininity in relation to sexual and reproductive health (SRH). The ethnographic material is from fieldwork among the Goba people in a rural area in southern Zambia and two peri-urban communities near Lusaka. READ MORE

  2. 2. Trade unions and democratisation : a comparative study of Zambia and Ghana

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Emmanuel Obliteifio Akwetey; [1994]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Fackföreningar; Ghana; Zambia;

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  3. 3. Ethnic Politics : Voters, Parties and Policies in Kenya and Zambia

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Karolina Hulterström; Axel Hadenius; Li Bennich-Björkman; Sten Widmalm; Joel D. Barkan; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political science; ethnic politics; ethnic conflict; ethnic mobilisation; political parties; voting; policy; patronage; neo-patrimonialism; Kenya; Zambia; Statsvetenskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis is an investigation of ethnic politics, both as a concept and as an empirical phenomenon. It is based on the propositions that (a) most instances of ethnic politics are non-violent rather than violent and, (b) most scholarly work in the field is explanatory and devoted to violent ethnic conflict. READ MORE

  4. 4. Integration of national community-based health worker programmes in health systems Lessons learned from Zambia and other low and middle income countries

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Joseph Mumba Zulu; Anna-Karin Hurtig; John Kinsman; Charles Michelo; Helen Schneider; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Human resources for health; National community-based health workers; Health Innovations; Integration; Health Systems; Low and middle income countries; Zambia.; folkhälsa; Public health;

    Abstract : Background: To address the huge human resources for health (HRH) crisis that Zambia and other low and middle income countries (LMICs) are experiencing, most LMICs have engaged the services of small scale community-based health worker (CBHW) programmes. However, several challenges affect the CBHWs’ ability to deliver services. READ MORE

  5. 5. Foreign Investment in Agricultural Development : The Past of the Present in Zambia

    University dissertation from Media-Tryck, Lund University, Sweden

    Author : Samuel Jenkin; [2018-10-05]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Foreign Investment; Agriculture; History; Zambia; Northern Rhodesia;

    Abstract : This study grounds a highly charged debate on agriculture in developing countries within economic theory, by establishing a structured analytical framework for considering the potential role of foreign investment in supporting agricultural development. The framework is developed to be time and space neutral, such that it can be utilized in various geographic settings and across different time periods, enabling the assessment of continuity and change over time. READ MORE