Sökning: "Homelessness"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 25 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Homelessness.

  1. 1. Needed by Nobody : Homelessness, Humiliation, and Homelessness in Post-Socialist Russia

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Socialantropologiska institutionen

    Författare :Tova Höjdestrand; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social anthropology ethnography Social anthropology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialantrolopologi etnografi Socialantropologi; Russia; post-socialist society; homelessness; housing; state surveillance; informal economy; urban space; intimate social relationships; gender; identity; ;

    Sammanfattning : Homelessness became a conspicuous facet of Russian metropolitan cityscapes only in the 1990s, when the Soviet criminalization of ‘vagrancy’ and similar offences was abolished. This study investigates homelessness as a sociostructural phenomenon as well as an individually experienced life condition, with a focus on homeless people in St. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Exit Strategies: Testing Ecological Prediction Models of Resilient Outcomes in Youth with Histories of Homelessness

    Detta är en avhandling från Library and Archives Canada

    Författare :Sophie Liljedahl; [2010-01-10]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Youth; homelessness; resilience;

    Sammanfattning : National incidence and prevalence estimates of homelessness in Canadian youth are unknown. However, a recent annual profile of shelter users in a large urban centre estimated that one in five consumers of emergency shelter services are youth. Adolescence is a period of vulnerability from developmental perspective. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Efter mentalsjukhuset : en studie i spåren av avinstitutionaliseringen av den psykiatriska vården

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Författare :Per Bülow; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Deinstitutionalisation; severely mentally ill; follow-up; retrospective study; criminality; mortality; homelessness; psychiatric inpatient care; psychiatric outpatient care; community-based care and service; Psykiatriska sjukhus; psykiatrireformen 1995; psykiatrisk vård; psykiska funktionshinder; psykiatrisk öppenvård; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : The focus of this thesis is the reorganisation of psychiatric care, the deinstitutionalisation process, which has been carried through in Sweden and other countries in the western world. Psychiatric care has been both specialised and decentralised and new actors, outside the medical service, have been involved in care, support and service to people with severe mental illnesses. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Skälens fångar: Hemlöshetsarbetets organisering, kategoriseringar och förklaringar

    Detta är en avhandling från Égalité

    Författare :Marcus Knutagård; [2009]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; institutional loop; rendering; sites; cathegorization; Homelessness; organizing; housing staircase; last resort; homeless;

    Sammanfattning : Category housing is an example of forms of housing that belong to the organized work of providing residences for persons who for diverse reasons cannot obtain them on the ordinary housing market. In the organizing of the practical social work that is carried out for this purpose, categorization serves as an important tool for connecting the available housing alternatives with the individuals who seek help in their residential situation. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Hemlöshet i välfärdsstaden : En studie av relationerna mellan socialtjänst och frivilliga organisationer i Stockholm och Göteborg

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Marie Nordfeldt; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Human geography; economic geography Human geography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Kulturgeografi; ekonomisk geografi Kulturgeografi; kulturgeografi; Social and Economic Geography; Social and economic geography; Homelessness; voluntary organisations; local government; welfarestate; Sweden; Stockholm; Göteborg; Kulturgeografi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social work; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialt arbete; Socialt arbete; Social Work;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to examine the relations between local government and voluntary organisations in two Swedish cities - Stockholm and Göteborg - with regard to the issue of homelessness, and to analyse how these relations have changed during the 1990's. A further aim is to explore to what extent different localities, due to variations in the economic and political context, vary in their responses to influences and pressures from the outside, e. LÄS MER