Search for dissertations about: "national insurance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 62 swedish dissertations containing the words national insurance.

  1. 1. Emergence and structuring of social insurance institutions : comparative studies on social policy and unemployment insurance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : The Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI), Stockholm University

    Author : Eero Carroll; Stockholms universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : The Strengths and Limits of Generalizing Theory inAccounting for Comparative Welfare State Development: An IntroductoryEssay. This essay discusses some central theoretical, empirical and inferentialproblems in comparative welfare state research, and summates the results ofstudies pursued here. Frontiers for further research are indicated. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Swedish dilemma Aging during the search for a national insurance, 1884-1913

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Mark Magnuson; Karlstads universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; demography; family; poor relief; old age; retirement; income; smallholders; History; Historia;

    Abstract : Non-wage holders made up a significant portion of Sweden’s population in 1900. Yet, there are surprisingly few studies covering their formative role in the universal coverage of Sweden’s Pension Act of 1913. READ MORE

  3. 3. A society With or Without Drugs. Continuity and change in Drug Policies in Sweden and the Netherlands

    University dissertation from School of Social Work, Lund University

    Author : Dolf Tops; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; teorier om socialt arbete; Sociala förändringar; theory of social work; Social changes; Context.; Social Control; Social problems; Drug Policy; Institutions; Sweden; the Netherlands; Social problems and welfare; national insurance; Sociala problem; social välfärd; socialförsäkring; Social medicine; Socialmedicin; samhällsmedicin;

    Abstract : In debates about the Swedish and Dutch drug policies are usually positioned as opposites. The goal for the Swedish drug policy is to create a 'drug-free society'; while in the Netherlands a harm reduction approach prevails. READ MORE

  4. 4. Making the Poor Work: Social Assistance and Activation in Sweden

    University dissertation from School of Social Work, Lund University

    Author : Anders Giertz; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; unemployment; social assistance; activation; welfare-to-work; marginalisation; social exclusion; Social problems and welfare; immigration; national insurance; Sociala problem; social välfärd; socialförsäkring;

    Abstract : Management of poor relief and work demands have been controversial questions in social policy during the workhouse era of the nineteenth century as well as in current discussions on social assistance and activation of recipients. The first part contains a discussion on the concepts of poverty, marginalisation, and social exclusion, and continues with an overview of activation policies for recipients of social assistance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Diagnosing burn-out: An Anthropological Study of a Social Concept in Sweden

    University dissertation from Social Anthropology

    Author : Torbjörn Friberg; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; företagssociologi; Arbetslivssociologi; sociology of enterprise; Sociology of labour; Sociologi; Sociology; Unhappy person; Transient phenomenon; Anthropology at home; Social problems and welfare; national insurance; Sociala problem; social välfärd; socialförsäkring; Cultural anthropology; ethnology; Kulturantropologi; etnologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Denna avhandling handlar om skapandet, användningen och avfärdandet av ett socialt begrepp ? utbrändhet. Avhandlingen är ett försök att förklara den komplexa interaktionen mellan individers handlande och deras sociala miljö samt hur detta producerar ett transient fenomen ? utbrändhetsdiagnosen (en ny olycklig människotyp). READ MORE