Sökning: "symbolic capital"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 90 avhandlingar innehållade orden symbolic capital.
1. Bland hederligt folk. Organiserat sällskapsliv och borgerlig formering i Göteborg 1755 - 1820 : Honourable people. Organized social life and the making of the bourgeoisie in Gothenburg 1755-1820
Sammanfattning : This thesis deals with orders, clubs and societies and their impact on the making of the bourgeoisie in Gothenburg during the eighteenth and early nineteenth century. Clubs and societies worked as platforms for the articulation of the collective experiences among merchants, public officials, army officers, civil servants, and just as important their daughters and wives. LÄS MER
2. Små lån, fattiga vänner : Om betydelsen av symboliskt och socialt kapital för mikrofinansanvändare i tre kenyanska organisationer, 2002-2006
Sammanfattning : The aim of the thesis is to investigate how poor people are viewed on an international policy level and what role the social context has for microfinance users. The study uses research methods such as text analysis, interviews and observations. LÄS MER
3. Invisible voices : understanding the sociocultural influences on adult migrantsʼ second language learning and communicative interaction
Sammanfattning : This dissertation is a qualitative study exploring the sociocultural influences on adult migrants’ second language learning and the communicative interaction through which they use the language. Guided by a theoretical perspective based on the concepts of life-world, habitus, social capital, symbolic honor, game, and the idea of the interrelatedness of learning and using a second language, this study aims to understand how migrants’ everyday life context, attachments to the home country, and ethnic affiliations affect the motivation for and attitude towards learning and using Swedish as a second language. LÄS MER
4. Spelet på fältet: relationen mellan ämnet idrott och hälsa i gymnasieskolan och idrott på fritiden
Sammanfattning : This study deals with physical education (PE) in secondary school. The purpose of the study is to analyze the relationship between PE in secondary schools and leisure time sports. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : This thesis is a study of how the American author Edith Wharton (1862-1937) in a number of novels and short stories written between 1876 and 1937 depicts cultural encounters between Americans and Europeans, mostly Frenchmen. Chiefly concerned with Fast and Loose, “The Last Asset”, Madame de Treymes, “Les Metteurs en Scène”, The Custom of the Country and The Age of Innocence, each of which articulates ideas relevant to the theme investigated, the thesis also contains a supplementary discussion of The Reef, The Glimpses of the Moon, The Mother’s Recompense and The Buccaneers. LÄS MER