Sökning: "Homelessness"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 26 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Homelessness.

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

    Författare :Tova Höjdestrand; Karin Norman; Galina Lindquist; Bruce Grant; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Russia; post-socialist society; homelessness; housing; state surveillance; informal economy; urban space; intimate social relationships; gender; identity; ; Social anthropology; Socialantropologi;

    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. Homeless in 'The People's Home' : Exploring the experiences of 'vulnerable EU citizens' in Stockholm, Sweden

    Författare :Joshua Levy; Thomas Borén; Ilda Lindell; Jon May; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; homelessness; international mobility; punitive; revanchism; relational; agency; emotion; begging; policing; hygiene; water and sanitation; discourse; qualitative case studies; Roma; Romanian; Stockholm; Sweden; EU; geografi med kulturgeografisk inriktning; Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography;

    Sammanfattning : Since the early 2010s, Stockholm has seen a visible emergence of homelessness and begging amongst predominantly Romanian citizens, many of whom identify as Roma, who have collectively come to be known as ‘vulnerable EU citizens’. Despite their prolonged presence and a great deal of political attention, there remains a lack of in-depth research into their experiences of homelessness in the city. LÄS MER

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

    Författare :Per Bülow; Tommy Svensson; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :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

    Författare :Marcus Knutagård; Socialhögskolan; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; 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

    Författare :Marie Nordfeldt; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social and economic geography; Homelessness; voluntary organisations; local government; welfare state; Sweden; Stockholm; Göteborg; Kulturgeografi; Human geography; Kulturgeografi; kulturgeografi; Social and Economic Geography; Social work; 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