Search for dissertations about: "consumption of work"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 733 swedish dissertations containing the words consumption of work.

  1. 1. Consuming for friendship : Children´s perceptions of relational consumption

    University dissertation from Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Erika Lundby; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Children; Consumption; Economic Recourses; Economic Vulnerability; Friendship; Materialism; Money; Peers; Relational Consumption; Socialisation; Tweens.; Barn; Ekonomisk utsatthet; Ekonomiska resurser; Konsumtion; Materialism; Pengar; Relationell Konsumtion; Socialisering; Tweens; Vänskap.; Socialt arbete; Social Work;

    Abstract : Swedish children have, from a historical perspective and compared with many other countries, greater economic resources and a higher material living standard. However, there is a widening gap between affluent and vulnerable households in Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. At the End of the Rainbow - Post-winning life among Swedish lottery winners

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Anna Hedenus; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; consumption; identity; lottery winning; money; work;

    Abstract : This thesis is based upon empirical data from a quantitative survey among 420 Swedish lottery winners and from qualitative interviews with fourteen individual lottery winners. By examining how winners of large lottery prizes manage and experience their situation after winning, this thesis illustrates how sudden wealth affects people‟s behaviours and sense of self. READ MORE

  3. 3. Love and sexuality on the internet

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Kristian Daneback; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Internet; love; sexuality; survey; interview; liquid modernity; dramaturgy; sexual scripts;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to comprehensively study love and sexuality on the internet, for example user demographics, usage patterns, and descriptions of the arenas that constitute the sexual landscape on the internet. Instead of using more traditional ways of data collection, quantitative and qualitative data were collected through the internet. READ MORE

  4. 4. Psoriasis care consumption and consequences of having psoriasis in everyday life

    University dissertation from Umeå : Department of Social Work andDepartment of Public Health and Clinical Medicine Dermatology and Venereology Umeå University

    Author : Margaretha Uttjek; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Accessibility; coping; gender; letter of referral; quality of life; routinisation; stigma; visibility.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social work; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialt arbete;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns a research project about psoriasis care and conse¬quences of psoriasis in the county of Västerbotten in Northern Sweden. The overall aim of the thesis is to contribute to improvement of psoriasis care through increased knowledge of the use and accessibility of psoriasis care, and knowledge of impact of psoriasis on patients’ daily lives by describing and interpreting: (i) accessibility and use of psoriasis care, (ii) consequences of having psoriasis in everyday life, and (iii) dilemmas in psoriasis care and visions of future care among professionals, politicians and administrators. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social work assessment of families with children at risk : similarities and differences in Italian and Swedish public services

    University dissertation from Malmö university

    Author : Paolo Guidi; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; child maltreatment; adolescent alcohol consumption; Italy; Sweden; social work; assessment; ;

    Abstract : The thesis aims at understanding and explaining social work assessment of families with children at risk, at the level of practice, considering social workers' role in their national welfare system.· The thesis embodies four articles and is informed by a comparative perspective between Sweden and Italy. READ MORE