Search for dissertations about: "out of school youth thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 swedish dissertations containing the words out of school youth thesis.

  1. 1. The (re)construction of home Unaccompanied children’s and youth’s transition out of care

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, School of Health and Welfare

    Author : Åsa Söderqvist; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; unacccompanied; children; youth; culture; ethnicty; transitions; out-of-home care; home;

    Abstract : This dissertation focuses on how perceptions of ethnicity and culture become meaningful in relation to the transition from care into independent living, studied from unaccompanied youths’, professionals’, and a methodological perspective. The findings from interviews with unaccompanied youth with experience of leaving care showed that thoughts about their ethnic minority background are constantly present in the young men’s lives. READ MORE

  2. 2. Out-of-Home Care and Educational Outcomes Prevalence, Patterns and Consequences

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Sociology, Stockholm University

    Author : Marie Berlin; Gunnar Andersson; Lars Brännström; Anna Rotkirch; [2020]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; out-of-home care; foster care; foster parents; school performance; educational outcomes; intergenerational transmission; Sweden; Nordic countries; sociologisk demografi; Sociological Demography;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to examine educational stratification in the context of out-of-home care (OHC; foster family care, residential care) and to place one of society’s most vulnerable groups in the fields of social stratification and family complexity research. About 5% of the Swedish population experience OHC during childhood or adolescence. READ MORE

  3. 3. Expressions of context Studies of schools, families, and health risk behaviours

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Sociology, Stockholm University

    Author : Gabriella Olsson; Johan Fritzell; Bitte Modin; Michaela Benzeval; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the health behaviours of young people. The main focus is on risk behaviours, i.e. those which may have adverse consequences for health. READ MORE

  4. 4. Lived transitions experiences of learning and inclusion among newly arrived students

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Sociology, Stockholm University

    Author : Jenny Nilsson Folke; Nihad Bunar; Karin Aronsson; Dympna Devine; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; lived transition; newly arrived students; post-migration ecology; lived school career; imagined school career; inclusion exclusion; in line out of line; in place out of place; embodied experiences; temporality; Child and Youth Science; barn- och ungdomsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how newly arrived students experience conditions for learning and inclusion in their lived transitions within the Swedish school system. The thesis deploys an ethnographic approach combining interviews with participant observation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exit Strategies: Testing Ecological Prediction Models of Resilient Outcomes in Youth with Histories of Homelessness

    University dissertation from Library and Archives Canada

    Author : Sophie Liljedahl; [2010-01-10]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Youth; homelessness; resilience;

    Abstract : National incidence and prevalence estimates of homelessness in Canadian youth are unknown. However, a recent annual profile of shelter users in a large urban centre estimated that one in five consumers of emergency shelter services are youth. Adolescence is a period of vulnerability from developmental perspective. READ MORE