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  1. 1. Civic experiences and public connection media and young people in Estonia

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Författare :Anne Kaun; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; Örebro universitet.; [2012]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies; Civic Culture; Mediated Citizenship; Decentred Media Studies; Mediatisation; Mediation; Conflict Theory; Narrative Analysis; Young People; Estonia; Media and Communication Studies; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : How do young people in Estonia experience the political, politics and citizenship? How are these civic experiences connected to young peoples’ experiences with the media? Anne Kaun’s thesis Civic Experiences and Public Connection presents a theoretical and empirical investigation of how civic experiences, particularly public connection, emerge in the context of contemporary Estonia. Employing open-ended online diaries and in-depth interviews, she aims to develop an in-depth understanding of how young people experience democracy today, and how they express themselves as citizens; expression not only through the physical performance of citizenship, but also through orientation, interest in, and reflection about issues that are of common concern or should be seen as such. LÄS MER

  2. 2. ‘Striving to negotiate… dying to escape’ suicidal expressions among young people in Cambodia

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå University

    Författare :Bhoomikumar Jegannathan; Umeå universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Suicidal expressions; Young people; Cambodia;

    Sammanfattning : Background Suicide among young people is a global public health problem, but information on determinants and understanding of suicidal expressions are lacking in low and middle income countries (LMIC). Though school-based interventions are common in many parts of the world, evidence for efficacy is less reported, particularly from post-conflict countries. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Heaven can wait studies on suicidal behaviour among young people in Nicaragua

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Klinisk vetenskap

    Författare :Andrés Herrera Rodríguez; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; suicide attempts; suicidal expressions; attitudes towards suicide; young people; Nicaragua; MEDICINE Psychiatry; MEDICIN Psykiatri;

    Sammanfattning : In developed countries, suicidal behaviour is recognised as a significant public health problem among young people, but there are few studies from developing countries on this subject. The present thesis aims at estimating the extent of the problem and at exploring factors related to suicidal behaviour among young people in a developing country, Nicaragua, using a combined quantitative and qualitative approach. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Looking good a study of gendered body ideals among young people

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Carita Bengs; Umeå universitet.; [2000]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; body ideals; young people; gender; consumer culture; ideal images; advertising; mass; Kroppskultur; Kroppsuppfattning; Ungdomar;

    Sammanfattning : The main objective of this thesis is to study how social and cultural norms regarding body and appearance are perceived and interpreted by young people. This is done by studying both how these perceptions affect young people and how the body is controlled and altered through practices such as dieting, exercise, plastic surgery and the use of steroids. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Creating social citizenship :  Young people, ethnicity and participation in a Swedish local context

    Detta är en avhandling från Växjö : Linnaeus University Press

    Författare :Helene Jacobson Pettersson; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2012]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; active citizenship; ethnicity; everyday life experience; gender; lived citizenship; social citizenship; subjectivity; young people; socialt medborgarskap; aktivt medborgarskap; etnicitet; erfarenheter i vardagen; genus; levt medborgarskap; subjektivitet; unga vuxna; Socialt arbete; Social Work;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis concerns social participation in the Swedish welfare state among young people from ethnic minorities, the opportunities open to them and the constraints they face. It focuses on the interplay between structural social conditions related to social exclusion and subjective experiences in everyday life among these young people. LÄS MER