Sökning: "Astrid Fjell"

Hittade 2 avhandlingar innehållade orden Astrid Fjell.

  1. 1. Preventive home visits among older people : risk assessment, self-rated health and experiences of healthy ageing

    Författare :Astrid Fjell; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : Background: The worldwide population is ageing and life expectancy is increasing. This increase in age is associated with physiological and psychosocial challenges and changes that lead to decreased intrinsic capacity and functional ability. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Otherness and disease in Reunion : The politicisation of the 2005 to 2007 chikungunya epidemic

    Författare :Karine Aasgaard Jansen; Tove Ingebjørg Fjell; Astrid Blystad; Line Alice Ytrehus; Pamila Gupta; University of Bergen; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

    Sammanfattning : In this dissertation I investigate how decolonisation through inclusion instead of independence has affected processes of othering, and reactions to being othered. By othering I mean discursive colonial practices described by post-colonial theories, in which racial and cultural difference is produced as inferior vis-à-vis the “superior” West. LÄS MER