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

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 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. Crossing the Quality Chasm? The short-term effectiveness and efficiency of MST in Sweden: An example of evidence-based practice applied to social work

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

    Author : Tina Olsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sweden; Youth; Conduct Disorder; Cost; Evidence-Based Practice; Multisystemic Therapy MST ; Efficiency; Effectiveness;

    Abstract : The purpose of this dissertation is to evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of Multisystemic Therapy (MST) in Sweden. This evaluation is set against the background of evidence-based social work practice and is organized around four separate but interrelated studies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Public Expenditures and Youth Crime

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lars Lindvall; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : Economics; youth crime; public expenditures; school quality; school expenditures; leisure expenditures; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This dissertation comprises three essays on public expenditures and youth crime.Essay 1 deals with the modelling of youths’ criminal behavior and analyzes the public decision to allocate resources to school and leisure activities. First, an individual time allocation model with a choice set containing school, leisure and crime is set up. READ MORE

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

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Child and Youth Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Jenny Nilsson Folke; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    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. Expressions of context Studies of schools, families, and health risk behaviours

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Sociology, Stockholm University

    Author : Gabriella Olsson; Stockholms universitet.; [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