Search for dissertations about: "social stratification"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 60 swedish dissertations containing the words social stratification.

  1. 1. Vulnerability and inequalities in health and wellbeing the role of social policy

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Björn Högberg; Umeå universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social policy; Welfare state; Vulnerability; Inequality; Social stratification; Health; Wellbeing;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate the moderating role of social policies for the association between vulnerable social positions and health and wellbeing. Vulnerable social positions are identified in relation to age-related transition points in to or out of the labour market. READ MORE

  2. 2. From Pioneers to Target Group: Social Change, Ethnicity and Memory in a Lithuanian Nuclear Power Plant Community

    University dissertation from Department of Sociology, Lund University

    Author : Kristina Sliavaite; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociala problem; Ignalina nuclear power plant; Deindustrialization; post-socialism; East Central Europe; ethnicity; collective memory; social change; Russian speaking population; decline; modernization; migration; enclave; risk; social insecurity; uncertainty; national insurance; Social problems and welfare; social välfärd; socialförsäkring; Cultural anthropology; ethnology; Kulturantropologi; etnologi;

    Abstract : This thesis focused on an examination of human agency and strategies for responding to rapid social and economic change. Fieldwork was carried out in the community of Visaginas town that was built during the Soviet period in Lithuania. The town is situated next to the Ignalina nuclear power plant. READ MORE

  3. 3. Educational and Occupational Careers in a Swedish Cohort

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Sociology, Stockholm University

    Author : Cecilia von Otter; Stockholms universitet.; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; education; occupation; aspiration; stratification; longitudinal; Sweden; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : This thesis includes four empirical studies investigating factors related to educational and occupational careers in a Swedish cohort born in 1953. Data from the longitudinal “Stockholm Birth Cohort study” (SBC) are used. READ MORE

  4. 4. Essays on Social Reproduction and Lifelong Learning

    University dissertation from Stockholm : The Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI), Stockholm University

    Author : Martin Hällsten; Stockholms universitet.; Stockholms universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; class inequality; social stratification; educational choice; lifelong learning; returns on education; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of four self-contained papers that deal with social reproduction and lifelong learning in Sweden and all use large-scale longitudinal data from public registers.The first paper analyses inequality by class origin in programme choice at university. READ MORE

  5. 5. On the control of stratification in fluids

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Dept. of Oceanography

    Author : Lars Rahm; [1985]

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