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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 187 avhandlingar innehållade ordet migrants.

  1. 1. Conflict, marginalisation and transformation African migrants in Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Sociologiska institutionen, Umeå universitet

    Författare :Jonathan Ngeh; Nora Räthzel; Åsa Gustafson; Peo Hansen; [2011]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; migrants; conflicts; racism; transformation; Cameroon; Somalia; Sweden; construction of otherness; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; sociologi; Sociology;

    Sammanfattning : Migrants from the Global South, coming to Sweden predominantly since the 1980s, have become a major focus of public discussions about immigration. The fears of and resentments toward the migrant ‘other’ appear to have shifted from European migrants to migrants of the Global South. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Challenging Rightlessness On Irregular Migrants and the Contestation of Welfare State Demarcation in Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Växjö : Linnaeus University Press

    Författare :Amanda Nielsen; Helena Olofsdotter Stensöta; Per Strömblad; Ulf Mörkenstam; Mikael Spång; [2016]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; irregular migrants; undocumented migrants; amnesty; regularisation; social rights; welfare state; citizenship; human rights; discourse theory; Sweden; Political Science; Statsvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores the political struggles that followed after the appearance of irregular migrants in Sweden. The analysis starts from the assumption that the group’s precarious circumstances of living disrupted the understanding of Sweden as an inclusive society and shed light on the limits of the welfare state’s inclusionary ambitions. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Go West East European migrants in Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Jenny Olofsson; Kerstin Westin; Gunnar Malmberg; Olof Stjernström; Tiit Tammaru; [2012]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; East-West migration; international migration; integration; migration motives; social networks; belonging; migration systems; transnational social spaces; Sweden; Social and Economic Geography; kulturgeografi;

    Sammanfattning : Many people have migrated between East and West Europe in recent decades. The daily life of these migrants is crucial not only for the migrants themselves but also for the development of future migration. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Destabilising Citizenship Practices? : Social work and undocumented migrants in Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Vanna Nordling; [2017]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social work; undocumented migrants; responsibility; acts of citizenship; migration; Socialt arbete; Papperslösa migranter; Ansvarstagande; Medborgarskapshandlingar; Migration;

    Sammanfattning : Globalisation of the economy, as well as movement of people and increasing securitisation of borders, have challenged and to different degrees destabilised forms of national belonging and solidarity. Such developments produce new borders and boundaries, separate citizens from non-citizens and create hierarchies of “deservingness”. LÄS MER

  5. 5. To Make Do in the City Social Identities and Cultural Transformations among Aymara Speakers in La Paz

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Charlotta Widmark; Jan-Åke Alvarsson; Mikael Kurkiala; Lesley Gill; [2003]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Cultural anthropology; Bolivia; Aymara; migrants; urban community; emplacement; identity; gender; social change; Kulturantropologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology Cultural anthropology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi Kulturantropologi;

    Sammanfattning : This study deals with cultural transformations and negotiations of social identity among urban Aymara speakers (bilingual Spanish-Aymara) in the city of La Paz in Bolivia in the last decade of the twentieth century. The main question concerns how they experience and express their sense of belonging in relation to their subordinated roles in society and the new spaces that are opened up by the democratization process. LÄS MER