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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 22 avhandlingar innehållade ordet homeless.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Oral health among a group of homeless individuals from dental professional's and patient's perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Odontology

    Författare :Patricia Alvarado de Palma; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Dental Status; homeless adults; dental care; substance abuse; dignity; phenomenology; content analysis; questionnaire; attitudes.;

    Sammanfattning : The homeless are a vulnerable group in society. They are frail, in poor general health and tend to have difficulty expressing expectations and needs. While poor oral health is clearly an added burden for people who struggle daily to survive under miserable living conditions, there are also many barriers to dental care. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Homelessness and health : analysis of mortality and morbidity from a gender perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Författare :Ulla Beijer; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Homeless people; gender; hospital care; mortality; mental disorders; substance misuse; physical diseases;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis, results from epidemiological cohort studies of morbidity and mortality among homeless men and women are presented. Comparisons were made with the general population concerning hospital care for somatic diseases, injury and mental disorders, and concerning mortality. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Effects of abstinence self-efficacy and coping on substance use among homeless youth

    Detta är en avhandling från The Ohio State University and OhioLINK

    Författare :Yunhwan Kim; Natasha Slesnick; [2012]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Sammanfattning : Homeless youth are a vulnerable and understudied group who has consistently reported elevated levels of substance use. Understanding the factors associated with substance use within this population may help guide future intervention efforts. LÄS MER

  5. 5. 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