Sökning: "Representations of older people"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 7 avhandlingar innehållade orden Representations of older people.

  1. 1. Ageism in the Media : Online Representations of Older People

    Författare :Wenqian Xu; Annika Taghizadeh Larsson; Lars-Christer Hydén; Andreas Motel; Alexander Peine; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ageism; Power relations; Representations of older people; Third age; Social media logic; Ålderism; Maktrelationer; Representationer av äldre; Tredje åldern; Social medialogik;

    Sammanfattning : Ageism is a social problem that has harmful effects on the wellbeing of older people and needs to be tackled. It is pervasive and evident in the media (e.g., films, television, print and social media). LÄS MER

  2. 2. Omsorgens pris i åtstramningstid : Anhörigomsorg för äldre ur ett könsperspektiv

    Författare :Petra Ulmanen; Marta Szebehely; Evy Gunnarsson; Teppo Kröger; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; family care; filial care; older people; eldercare; gender; cost of caring; social policy; care services; de-familialization; re-familialization; universalism; Swedish welfare state; Social Work; socialt arbete;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the extent of family care for older people, primarily filial care, and the costs of caring in the Swedish welfare state. Costs of caring are understood as the negative effects of caregiving, primarily on the caregivers’ working life. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Hjälp för att bevara eller förändra? : Åldersrelaterade diskurser om omsorg, stöd och service

    Författare :Sara Erlandsson; Marta Szebehely; Mats Börjesson; Håkan Jönson; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; age; care; disability; disability service; eldercare; older people; discourse; governmentality; policy; marketing; websites; Social Work; socialt arbete;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis analyses the categorisation of adult persons who need help to cope in everyday life as either older persons or persons with a disability. Despite the development of social services in the Scandinavian countries being guided by the principles of universalism and equality, adults in need of care have different rights to support depending on their current age and at which age disability occurs. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Outdoor Mobility, Place and Older People - Everyday Mobilities in later Life in a Swedish Neighbourhood

    Författare :Vanessa Stjernborg; Trafik och väg; []
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Motility; Social participation; Social sustainability; Suburb; Transition; Urban fear; Wellbeing;

    Sammanfattning : The overall aim of this thesis is to offer an understanding of everyday mobilities outdoors among older persons from a place- and context-dependent perspective. The emphasis is to take a gentle approach towards an overall perspective with consideration to physical aspects (like the home neighbourhood), social aspects (like social networks and social participation) and mental aspects (like place images, mental maps and fear of crime). LÄS MER

  5. 5. Livets sista boning : Anhörigskap, åldrande och död på sjukhem

    Författare :Anna Whitaker; Eva Jeppsson Grassman; Jan-Håkan Hansson; Britt Slagsvold; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; family; relative; care; elderly; dying; nursing homes; Social work; Socialt arbete; Older people and ageing; Äldre och åldrande;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is based on an empirical study carried out as a case study at a nursing home ward in the region of Stockholm. The aim of this study is to describe and analyse the conditions of ageing and dying for the old persons living in a nursing home, as well as for their relatives. LÄS MER