Sökning: "local gender contract"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 11 avhandlingar innehållade orden local gender contract.

  1. 1. Ny organisation, ny teknik - nya genusrelationer? : En studie av omförhandling av genuskontrakt på två industriarbetsplatser

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Författare :Lena Pettersson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1996]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Gender contract; sex-typing; industrial work; re-negotiation; break experiment; work rotation; equality policy; new technology; male supremacy; female subordination; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Sammanfattning : In Sweden extensive policies for gender equality have emerged over the last ten years. This PhD dissertation analyzes re-negotiated gender relations in two Swedish industrial settings, an electronics firm and an engineering firm. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Bringing women into computer engineering : Curriculum reform processes at two institutes of technology

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Författare :Minna Salminen-Karlsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1999]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Engineering education; curriculum development; female students; Bourdieu; gender contract;

    Sammanfattning : This study looks at curriculum reform processes at two Swedish institutes of technology in a gender perspective and relates them to two social theories: the reproduction theory of Bourdieu & Passeron and the gender contract theory of Yvonne Hirdman.The aim of the reform processes was to make educational programmes in computer engineering more attractive to female students. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Arbete och identitet : Om hur städare blir städare

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Författare :Marie Aurell; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2001]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Identity; work; organisation; cleaning; gender; technology; competence; time; space; interaction; practice; identity work; dirty work; women s work; service production; sub-contracting; occupation; qualification; professionality; Städare; arbetsmarknad; yrkesroller; identitet; kvinnodiminerade yrken; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines identity construction processes among contract cleaners. The analysis is based on the assumption that identity is about both being and becoming; identities are never given, but always subject to change. LÄS MER

  4. 4. "At Least There is Something!" : Strategic decision-making by female farmers in Western Kenya

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Författare :Helen Nyberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Western Kenya; Luo; Luhya; female farmers; gender system; gender contract; intensification of agriculture; diversification of agriculture; diversification of economic sources; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Human geography; economic geography Human geography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Kulturgeografi; ekonomisk geografi Kulturgeografi;

    Sammanfattning : In rural sub-Saharan Africa women are often described as the most important farmers, producing the bulk of subsistence food. In this study it is shown that female farmers in the four visited villages of Western Kenya are much more than farmers. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Mining Booms in Africa and Local Welfare Effects: Labor Markets, Women’s Empowerment and Criminality

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Anja Tolonen; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2015]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Development; Extractive Industries; Mining; Economic Growth; Women s Empowerment; Labor Markets; Africa; Criminality; Gender;

    Sammanfattning : The role that extractive industries can play in processes of economic development is frequently described as, at best non-existent, or at worst, persistently negative. Extractive industries, while focusing on unearthing large sub-soil wealth, are sometimes linked to adverse political and macroeconomic outcomes in developing countries. LÄS MER