Search for dissertations about: "relief workers"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the words relief workers.

  1. 1. Images, Motives, and Challenges for Western Health Workers in Humanitarian Aid

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Magdalena Bjerneld; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; humanitarian action; human resource management; relief workers; aid workers; volunteers; images; motives; qualitative research; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden; Medicin; Medicine;

    Abstract : This thesis presents how humanitarian aid workers were attracted, motivated, recruited, and prepared for fieldwork, and how they reported their work experience directly from the field and when they returned home. Data were derived from interviews with experienced aid workers, focus group discussions with presumptive aid workers, analysis of letters from aid workers in the field on MSFs homepages in Europe, and from interviews with recruitment officers at some of the main humanitarian organisations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Essays on Public Finance Retirement Behavior and Disaster Relief

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutet för internationell ekonomi

    Author : Thomas Eisensee; Stockholms universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Computable General Equilibrium; Retirement; Fiscal Policy; Political Economy; Foreign Aid; Mass Media; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The dissertation consists of three self-contained essays on Public Finance.“News Droughts, News Floods and U.S. Disaster Relief” studies the mass media's influence on the U. READ MORE

  3. 3. Arbetslös och medellös en studie av beredskapsarbetare i Stockholm = [No job, no means] : [on relief workers in Stockholm]

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholms universitet

    Author : Sven Trygged; [1996]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Beredskapsarbete: Sverige; Beredskapsarbeten-- Sverige; Arbetslöshet-- Sverige -- 1990-talet;

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  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. High job demands, low support Social work praktice realities in public social services in Crete

    University dissertation from Umeå : Socialt arbete

    Author : Eleni Papadaki; Umeå universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Keywords: social workers; job satisfaction; ethical dilemmas; patterns of coping; job demands; job control.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social work; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialt arbete;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the present thesis is to gain an understanding of the working life of social workers working in public social services in Crete. It is a three-phase study, consisting of three distinct but related research parts; each research part is built upon issues and questions derived from the preceding part. READ MORE