Sökning: "Karin Halldén"

Hittade 5 avhandlingar innehållade orden Karin Halldén.

  1. 1. What's Sex Got to Do with It? Women and Men in European Labour Markets

    Författare :Karin Halldén; Michael Tåhlin; Magnus Nermo; Donald Tomaskovic-Devey; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; gender inequality; labour market; country comparisons; skills; work-family balance; part-time; maternity parental leave; childcare; family policy; Sweden; Europe; Sociology; Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of four empirical studies on women and men in European labour markets. Study I examines effects of the sex of the immediate supervisor on the time men and women spend in initial on-the-job training (OJT) in Sweden. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Conceptions and artefacts : Children's understanding of the earth in the presence of visual representations

    Författare :Karin Ehrlén; Ola Halldén; Stella Vosniadou; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; conceptual understanding; cultural conventions; visual representations; Education; Pedagogik; pedagogik; Education;

    Sammanfattning : The studies in this thesis explore children’s understanding of the earth when presented with visual representations. The conceptual understanding is related to cognitive contexts as well as the physical and cultural state. Pictures and models, as communicative tools, are associated with both cognition and culture. LÄS MER

  3. 3. På tal om dyslexi : En studie av hur barn, föräldrar och lärare berättar om och ger betydelse åt diagnoser som dyslexi och specifika läs- och skrivsvårigheter

    Författare :Karin Zetterqvist Nelson; Gunilla Halldén; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Dyslexia; Specific reading and writing difficulties; Social constructionism; Discourse; Narrative; Identity; Children; Parents; Teachers; Dyslexi; specifika läs- och skrivsvårigheter; social konstruktionism; diskurs; identitet; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Sammanfattning : The main purpose of this study is to understand how children diagnosed as dyslectics use and ascribe meaning to the diagnosis given to them. The theoretical starting point is social constructionism, implying that dyslexia is a word that signifies a phenomenon, in this case children's problem with reading and writing, which in turn is mediated through a cultural, social and historical context. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Gender, Parenthood, Ethnicity and Discrimination in the Labor Market : Experimental Studies on Discrimination in Recruitment in Sweden

    Författare :Anni Erlandsson; Michael Gähler; Magnus Bygren; Karin Halldén; Lynn Prince Cooke; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; discrimination; ethnicity; field experiment; gender; in-group bias; labor market; parenthood; recruitment; Sociology; sociologi;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation uses experimental methods to study hiring discrimination based on gender, parenthood and ethnicity in the Swedish labor market. Also, the role of recruiter gender for gender and ethnic discrimination is studied. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Breaking down break-ups : Studies on the heterogeneity in (adult) children’s outcomes following a parental separation

    Författare :Eva-Lisa Palmtag; Michael Gähler; Juho Härkönen; Karin Halldén; Matthijs Kalmijn; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Divorce; intergenerational contact; inter-parental conflict; joint physical custody; non-resident parent; parent-child conflict; parent-child relationship; separation; shared residence; Swedish Level of Living Survey LNU ; Sociology; sociologi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis comprises three studies investigating heterogeneity in children’s outcomes post parental separation. The studies analyse diversity in outcomes after parental separation, applying both a retrospective long-term approach and a child perspective. LÄS MER