Search for dissertations about: "residential conditions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 96 swedish dissertations containing the words residential conditions.

  1. 1. Moving out, moving up, becoming employed Studies in the residential segregation and social integration of immigrants in Sweden

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Social and Economic Geography

    Author : Kati Kadarik; Roger Andersson; John Östh; Anneli Kährik; David Manley; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Residential segregation; social integration; residential mobility; neighbourhood effects; k-nearest neighbour; Sweden; Social and Economic Geography; Kulturgeografi;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the complex relationship between residential segregation and social integration. The dominant discourse in Sweden and Europe sees residential segregation as hindering socioeconomic and cultural integration, creating parallel societies and even threatening the social cohesion of European societies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Phantom of the Neighbourhood : Longitudinal Studies on Area-based Conditions and Individual Outcomes

    University dissertation from Swedish Institute for Social Research

    Author : Lars Brännström; Sten-Åke Stenberg; Tomas Korpi; Björn Halleröd; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Neighbourhood effects; Contextual effects; Residential segregation; Sweden; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi;

    Abstract : This dissertation consists of three self-contained but interrelated empirical studies focusing on theoretical, empirical and political questions in the multidisciplinary field of neighbourhood effect research. Along with a comprehensive introductory essay, each study addresses questions concerning the potential influence of neighbourhood characteristics on individual social and economic outcomes at different life stages. READ MORE

  3. 3. The emergence of enclaves of wealth and poverty : A sociological study of residential differentiation in post-communist Poland

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Dominika Polanska Vergara; Apostolis Papakostas; Kerstin Jacobsson; Chris Pickvance; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; residential differentiation; gated communities; Poland; post-communist cities;

    Abstract : Since the fall of communism, some crucial political, economic and social changes have been taking place in the former communist societies. The objective of the thesis is to examine the processes of residential differentiation taking place in the urban landscape of the Polish city of Gdańsk after the introduction of the capitalist system. READ MORE

  4. 4. The emergence of enclaves of wealth and poverty : A sociological study of residential differentiation in post-communist Poland

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Dominika Polanska Vergara; Apostolis Papakostas; Kerstin Jacobsson; Chris Pickvance; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; residential differentiation; gated communities; Poland; post-communist cities;

    Abstract : Since the fall of communism, some crucial political, economic and social changes have been taking place in the former communist societies. The objective of the thesis is to examine the processes of residential differentiation taking place in the urban landscape of the Polish city of Gdańsk after the introduction of the capitalist system. READ MORE

  5. 5. The emergence of enclaves of wealth and poverty A sociological study of residential differentiation in post-communist Poland

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Dominika Polanska Vergara; Apostolis Papakostas; Chris Pickvance; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; residential differentiation; gated communities; Poland; post-communist cities; revitalisation; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : Since the fall of communism, some crucial political, economic and social changes have been taking place in the former communist societies. The objective of the thesis is to examine the processes of residential differentiation taking place in the urban landscape of the Polish city of Gdańsk after the introduction of the capitalist system. READ MORE