Search for dissertations about: "lesbians and gay men"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words lesbians and gay men.

  1. 1. Heteronormativity in a Nursing Context Attitudes toward Homosexuality and Experiences of Lesbians and Gay Men

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Gerd Röndahl; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Caring sciences; lesbians and gay men; homosexual; social norms; heteronormativity; intergroup relation; attitude; communication; nursing; Vårdvetenskap; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap;

    Abstract : The general aim of the project was to describe the situation of lesbians and gay men in a nursing environment by studying the attitudes of nursing staff and students, and the experiences of gay nursing staff in their work environment and of gay patients and partners in their encounters with nursing. The study for papers I and II had a descriptive, comparative design. READ MORE

  2. 2. Beyond Bright City Lights The Migration Patterns of Gay Men and Lesbians

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Human Geography, Stockholm University

    Author : Thomas Wimark; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; gay and lesbian; migration; rural urban; tolerance; life course; Sweden; Turkey; Human Geography; kulturgeografi;

    Abstract : One of the most persistent popular notions of gay men and lesbians is that they either live in or move to larger cities. In this thesis, the geography and migration paths of gay men and lesbians are studied using the life course perspective to challenge this idea. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hatbrott? : homosexuella kvinnors och mäns berättelser om utsatthet för brott

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Criminology, Stockholm University

    Author : Eva Tiby; Stockholms universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Bias crime; fear of crime; gay; gender; hate crime; heterosexism; homophobia; homosexuality; lesbian; lifestyle; victimology; victim studies; Criminology; kriminologi;

    Abstract : During the nineties, the hate crimes concept has been used to describe victimization on the basis of group characteristics. The Swedish penal Code 29:2:7 states that crimes committed against a person due to that person's race, color, nationality, ethnicity, religious beliefs or other similar circumstances, such as a person's sexual orientation, can elicit a more severe punishment than crimes without such motives. READ MORE