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

Showing result 21 - 25 of 30 swedish dissertations containing the words out of school youth thesis.

  1. 21. Sexual risk taking and HIV vulnerability among young women in post-apartheid South Africa

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Yanga Zembe; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: Young women face the highest risk of HIV infection than any other group in South Africa. Within the broad population of young women, those who have multiple sexual partners are thought to have a heightened risk of contracting HIV. READ MORE

  2. 22. Going unlicensed : related behaviors and car crash experience among young drivers

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Christian Hanna; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; unlicensed;

    Abstract : Background: Globally road traffic injuries are a major cause of injury and mortality, not least among the young. Although unlicensed driving is prevalent in that age group, the phenomenon has not received much attention. READ MORE

  3. 23. From young to adult health consequences of unemployment from a gender perspective

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå university

    Author : Ieva Reine; Umeå universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; unemployment; reemployment; unstable labour market position; active labour market measures; psychological health; smoking; alcohol consumption; self-rated health; gender; age; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap; Social Medicine; socialmedicin;

    Abstract : Background The point of departure in this thesis is that unemployment is a recognised determinant of health, which may vary between different ages and among men and women. Despite governmental policies to tackle unemployment and ease its effects on health, unemployment continues to bea growing public health problem. READ MORE

  4. 24. Adolescents' voices mental health, self-esteem, sense of coherence, family functioning and life attitudes in Swedish and Greek adolescents

    University dissertation from Umeå : Socialt arbete

    Author : Spyridoula Levidioti-Lekkou; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Adolescents; Mental Health; Self-esteem; Sense of Coherence; Family; Life Attitudes; and Crosscultural; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social work; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialt arbete;

    Abstract : Background: Several factors have been identified as related to mental health in adolescence, such as competences, behavioural/emotional problems, self-esteem, and sense of coherence. Studies also emphasise the importance of family functioning and cultural factors. READ MORE

  5. 25. Spaces, mobilities and youth biographies in the New Sweden Studies on education governance and social inclusion and exclusion

    University dissertation from Umeå : Pedagogiska institutionen, Umeå universitet

    Author : Joakim Lindgren; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; education governance; social exclusion; biography; space; mobility; performativity; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; pedagogik; Education;

    Abstract : The main theme of this thesis is the relation between education governance and social inclusion and exclusion. Overall the thesis is based on a life history approach were biographical interviews with young people are complemented with other contextual data such as survey data, longitudinal statistics, interviews with local politicians and school actors and local reports. READ MORE