Sökning: "women and war"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 86 avhandlingar innehållade orden women and war.

  1. 1. Challenges and constraints encountered by women and midwives during childbirth in low-income countries : experiences from Angola and Mozambique

    Författare :Karen Odberg Pettersson; Karen Odberg Pettersson; Högskolan i Halmstad; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Women; Midwives; Maternal and perinatal care; Care-seeking behaviour; Moulding and dimensions of change; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Women; midwives; quality of; maternal and perinatal care; care-seeking behaviour; moulding and dimensions of change;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aimed to study the actual and perceived quality of midwifery practices during childbirth at peripheral and central health care levels in two low-income countries, Angola (I-III) and Mozambique (IV-V). Theoretical models interpreting women's and midwives' views have been developed. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Kvinnor mot krig : aktioner och nätverk för fred 1914–1940

    Författare :Irene Andersson; Historia; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Sociologi; Sociology; women´s civil rights; civil defence; gas warfare; The Epoch Tidevarvet ; socialdemocratic women; Elin Wägner; peace movement; women´s movement; Collective actions; network; Contemporary history circa 1800 to 1914 ; Modern historia ca. 1800-1914 ;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this dissertation is to investigate how and why women established peace actions during World War I and the period between the wars. I have examined how women were mobilized, how the actions were carried out, what kind of opposition was awakened, and what happened afterwards. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Bilder av kvinnor och kvinnlighet : genus och kroppsspråk under övergången till kristendomen

    Författare :Eva-Marie Göransson; Elisabeth Arwill-Nordbladh; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Sammanfattning : Gender is a process, a journey. It is in constant change, built up and altered by people who live itSaltering them. In this process, material culture is used both as an agent and as an object of representation.Gotlandic picture stones are the point of departure for this particular gender journey. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Human development and institutional practices : Women, child care and the Mobile Creches

    Författare :Sangeeta Bagga-Gupta; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Child care; Communication; Construction workers; Development; Everyday learning; India; Institutional practices; Literacies; Migration; Mobile Creches; Nongovernmental Organizations; Participant observation; Urbanization; Women; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Sammanfattning : This study presents an analysis of the everyday activities of an Indian Nongovernmental Organization (NGO), the Mobile Creches (MC). NGO' s - societal institutions which have grown in prominence in the post-World War II era - are primarily involved in providing services for marginalized sections of different southern nations. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Uppbåd, uppgifter, undantag : Om genusarbetsdelning i Sverige under första världskriget

    Författare :Madelene Lidestad; Yvonne Hirdman; Kjell Östberg; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; national preparedness; gender and war; women and war; national service; gender division of labor; First World War; History subjects; Historieämnen;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation examines how the paradoxical process takes place whereby women are both integrated and segregated within male-dominated sites of social action, here in the Swedish labor market, national economy and military during the First World War. The potential of the First World War to change the societal gender distribution of labor in Sweden is limited by the fact that Sweden was not a belligerent state, and that the mobilization of men thus was limited. LÄS MER